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Title: Lead Software Engineer (AWS, Devops, Java) – DATA

Location: Reston, VA

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· A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or MIS.

· 7+ years of experience in software systems, programming, database development, and infrastructure development and administration

· Minimum 5 years demonstrated experience with full stack development.

· 3+ years demonstrated experience with AWS cloud supported programming languages like Java, Node JS, React JS, Angular JS or Python development.

· 2+ years hands-on with AWS Lambda, SNS/SQS, S3, IAM, CloudWatch, EC2, RDS and DynamoDB, AWS CLI

· Strong problem solving and analytic skills

· Ability to handle multiple projects and assignments simultaneously and effectively in a cross-functional team environment

· Ability to work independently and within Agile teams. Scrum Team Member attitude – willingness to support the team to be successful in any area necessary

· Demonstrated experience in leading and mentoring technical staff in the development and usage of cloud technology and solutions

· Ability to use or learn: KMS, ALB/ELB, Route 53, VPC

· Fluency with CI/CD toolsets such as: Jenkins, Ansible, CloudFormation, BitBucket

· Working knowledge of AWS Serverless architecture

· Working knowledge of distributed architectural design patterns

· Strong and evolving competence in several programming languages and technologies, working knowledge of multiple tools sets, technologies and implementation environments

Related Skills & Other Requirements:

· Expertise in the knowledge of programming languages, relational databases, and NoSQL databases

· Experience building infrastructure as code using AWS CloudFormation or similar scripting techniques

· Familiarity with monitoring tool suites like DataDog, SumoLogic, NewRelic, and Nagios

· Experience with Chef, Puppet, Salt, or Ansible in production environments

· Strong practical Linux based systems administration skills and scripting experience in a Cloud based environment

· Oracle DBA certification and experience are a plus, including both development and production support

· Experience with automated testing tools (i.e. selenium, Cucumber) are a plus

· Experience with Agile Scrum practice a plus


· Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, operations, or related technical field. (or equivalent experience)