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Job #: R-00007295
Location: Aurora, CO
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking candidates for the position of Data Engineer to support a customer in Aurora, CO. An ACTIVE TS/SCI level security clearance is REQUIRED for consideration. This position provides a variety of software and IT support services to ensure customer satisfaction with production software and systems. The position specifically focuses on the operations of GOTS software to ensure data integrity and availability for a large ETL system, but includes general system troubleshooting and direct customer support. The position is for a mid-senior level engineer with experience in both software development and systems administration. Candidates must be able to work in a fast moving environment with many moving parts and must be able to juggle serval tasks at once. In addition, they must be willing to share on-call responsibilities to troubleshoot customer issues during non-business hours.

  • Support of production data processing and data distribution systems
  • Work with data providers and customers to ensure data quality and availability
  • Gather requirements and work with data providers to enable distribution of new data sources
  • Support software deployments and integration of geographically diverse computing systems
  • Provide direct support to end users

Specific duties include:
  • Configure and maintain data ingest workflows (ETL) across several production systems
  • Install, configure, and update a wide array of COTS/GOTS and homegrown software applications
  • Support and troubleshoot diverse IT infrastructure hardware platforms and protocols
  • Work with software development and systems administration staff to monitor and troubleshoot production systems
  • Generate and maintain systems documentation and diagrams
  • Troubleshoot network issues and establish new connectivity
  • Monitor and maintain a variety of databases

  • Minimum 5 years experience with Linux/Unix environments
  • Strong software scripting skills (Bash, Perl, etc.)
  • Strong relational database experience (PostgresSQL, Oracle, MySql, etc.)
  • Strong systems engineering background
  • Candidate must have a TS/SCI clearance and have or be willing to obtain a current CI Polygraph
  • Candidate must be certified to meet DoD 8570 level IAT-II qualifications. Security+ certification or CISSP preferred.
  • Educational Requirements: Requires bachelor's degree or equivalent and five to ten years of related work experience (Master's Degree Preferred

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux administration experience
  • Understanding of Amazon Web Services - EC2, RDS, S3
  • Hadoop, Accumulo and Map Reduce techniques
  • Understands compiled languages including JAVA
  • Software versioning control systems - GIT/SVN
  • Familiarity with Software Development Programs
  • Familiarity with Agile Development methodologies
  • Java Programming experience

"External Referral Eligible"

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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