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Systems Engineer - (Active) TS/SCI w/Poly

Herndon, Va · Information Technology
TWINN is requesting a System Engineer who will work with language technology to implement major capabilities and architecture improvements in the program.
An ideal candidate would be a Systems Engineer with both software development and systems administration skills in a cloud environment. This individual will have a major impact on the tactical and strategic course of the program. The programs work on human language technology is a high-priority and high visibility issue extending into the future. Responsibilities include, but not limited to Ensuring daily health of cloud servers and instances. Working with developers to assist in deployments. Streamline and automate the deployment, maintenance, testing, and monitoring of existing language translation application. Use understanding of Sponsor enterprise architecture and Sponsor approval/deployment mechanisms to integrate COTS applications and services to leverage existing capabilities or build new capabilities and functionality on multiple intranets and networks to include cloud environments.

***** All positions require a Active (TS/SCI) Clearance with a Polygraph to be considered *****

Mandatory Skills:     

Demonstrated experience administering and working with AWS to include EC2 and S3 services.

Demonstrated experience with CentOS Linux to include maintaining the health of servers.

Demonstrated experience automating processes and configuration updates through scripts and automation frameworks (e.g., Cloud Formation).

Demonstrated experience establishing and configuring operating system, application, and service monitoring solutions (e.g., Cloud Watch).

Demonstrated experience assisting developers and troubleshooting and debugging system issues and outages.

Demonstrated experience designing and implementing systems for redundancy, failover, and zero down time.

Optional Skills:     

Demonstrated experience in full a life-cycle software development team performing all phases of a rigorous software development methodology with the ability to identify gaps, mitigate technical risk, troubleshoot, and solve complex technical problems.

Demonstrated experience with Apache Web Server and Apache Tomcat.

Demonstrated experience with Agile development processes and experience with continuous integration, configuration management, and issue tracking software suites.

Demonstrated experience documenting system design and architecture.

Demonstrated experience with written and oral communication skills.

Demonstrated experience with the Sponsor's networks, governance processes, and C&A processes.
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