Posted by: KeyW on Jun 10, 2019
KeyW is looking for a Software Developer to support our Geospatial Practice in Herndon, VA.
The GIMS (GEOINT Information Management Services) Next Program provides critical capabilities to help enable efficient and timely GEOINT collection management across multiple collection providers. GIMS operates on multiple hardware platforms and combines COTS software with a custom built application to meet critical mission objectives. The program is structured utilizing DevOps and Agile principles. These software development methods emphasize communication, collaboration (information sharing and web service usage), integration, automation, and measurement of cooperation between software developers and other IT professionals. Operational stability is the program's number one priority. As a member of the Software Development Team, the selected individual will be required to be part of an agile scrum team and be knowledgeable in the technologies described below.
Working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to assist in the migration of GIMS Development/ Test & Operations to the cloud. Troubleshooting Java applications as they interact with Weblogic and Tomcat. Providing continuous environment support to development, test, and operational environments to include application deployments. Creating installation / monitoring scripts to streamline software deployment Installing COTS/GOTS and custom software such as Elastic Search, Kibana, Hadoop, Docker, Chef. Developing Web and UNIX/Windows engineering tools. Developed automated tests for complex mission threads. Create and troubleshoot Chef Recipes. Plans, conducts, and coordinates agile software development activities.
Designs, develops, documents, tests, and debugs software that contains logical and mathematical solutions to business/mission problems or questions in computer language for solutions by means of data processing equipment.
Applies the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the development life cycle.
Applies knowledge of computer hardware and software, subject matter to be programmed in business/mission applications, information processing techniques used, and information gathered from system users to develop software.
Corrects program errors, prepares operating instructions, compiles documentation of program development, and analyzes system capabilities to resolve questions of program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques, and controls.
Ensures software standards are met.
Experience with mid to large scale software development programs, developing/modifying/troubleshooting existing code (JAVA) and COTS integration. The successful individual must possess a B.S. degree in Geography/GIS, Engineering, Computer Science, or related discipline and at least 5 years of experience. An ideal candidate may substitute a degree with 4 years of working experience mentioned in the job description. Desired Skills:
Big data technologies to include: Data Ingest (JSON, Kafka, Storm, Microservices, Elastic Search), Analytics (HIVE, IMPALA, SPARK, R, PIG, OOZIE workflows), Elasticsearch, Cloudera Hadoop (HIVE data, OOZIE, Spark, PIG, IMPALA, HUE), COTS Integration (Knowi, MongoDB, Oracle, MySQL RDS, Elastic, Logstash, Kibana, Zookeeper, Consul, HADOOP/HDFS), Docker and Chef).
Clearance Requirement: This position requires a TS/SCI
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KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.
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