Job: Software Systems Engineer, GeoSearch, Inc., Herndon, VA

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General Information

Job title:
Software Systems Engineer
Job location:
Herndon, VA  20171 United States
District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia
Requisition code:
Date posted:
Job category:
Geospatial Mid Level Specialist
Geospatial Senior Level Specialist
IT Software Development
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Job Description

You love to be on the cutting edge of technology and we can keep you there! Our client is a leading commercial software company seeking a systems engineer who has the ability to find innovative solutions to a variety of technical and operational challenges.

Responsibilities include:

Assist team members with planning, coordinating, and implementing commercial software products within customer systems to support current and future GEOINT functions, data types, and formats
Monitor new trends within customer tradecraft, emergent technologies for cloud services, and customer mission requirements and coordinate with the client's team to ensure new capabilities align with future needs.
Test, maintain, and monitor computer programs and systems
Serve on cross-functional teams focused on transforming performance, scalability and interoperability across diverse data types and applications
Assist the joint technical team with developing strategies for leveraging cloud-based, standards-compliant web services
Train customers on new products and applications

Job Requirements

Education & Qualifications:

Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science (or related field) or equivalent professional experience
8-10 years System Engineering experience:
Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS), including the ability to configure core components and services associated with the AWS platform
Familiarity with web server technologies to include Apache Tomcat and Apache Web Server
Experience working with enterprise technologies including load balancing, auto-scaling and identify and access management (Active Directory, LDAP, GEOAxIS, etc.)
Web services, to include RESTful, and Web Sockets technologies
Networking technologies, e.g. advanced switching, network protocols, firewalls, etc.
Storage technology and protocols used by SAN, DAS, and NAS technologies for management of large volumes of storage
Understanding of security technologies such as HBSS
Experience in enterprise software test development, Software as a Service, cloud computing, distributed systems, database internals, and/or analytics
Domain knowledge of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), e.g., ArcGIS, RemoteView, SOCET GXP, ENVI, etc.
Domain knowledge of remote sensing data types, e.g., MSI/HSI Imagery, SAR, LIDAR, etc.
Ability to install, test and troubleshoot enterprise software within physical and cloud-based environments for both Windows and Linux platforms
Basic software development knowledge and scripting experience, e.g. bash or batch
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Security Clearance – Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a government security clearance.

Security + Certification highly desired
(Job number: 3846562)
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