Leidos currently has an opening in Springfield, VA for a Imagery Scientist familiar with containerized services and data manipulation pipelines to contribute to the Future TCPED Algorithm Adaptation project, which provides customized data products to end-user analysts via an AWS-based pipeline. The project aims to incorporate additional data sources as well as more analytics (conventional and AI/ML based) into the operational pipeline. This project falls within the RECON program in support of NGA's Research Directorate. This is an exciting opportunity to work with cutting edge technology in an R&D environment and support critical warfighter missions.
Primary responsibilities include:
- Perform as needed maintenance on AWS based pipeline applications
- Deploy updates to various microservices into the operational pipeline
- Develop validation and testing programs for current and new microservices
- Investigate new pipeline architectures
- Initiate processing chain on data when new analytic applications or bug fixes are available
- Interface with enterprise cloud infrastructure personnel to ensure continued operation of pipeline services
- Active TS/SCI with Poly
Required Experience, Skills & Education:
- BS in relevant discipline as well as 8+ years' Java or other compiled, object-oriented language. 12+ years' directly relevant experience may in considered in lieu of degree.
- Experience with AWS infrastructure and capabilities
- Proficiency with algorithm containerization (Docker)
- Demonstrated ability to solve problems independently
- Experience with overhead collection platforms
- Experience utilizing Ground Moving Target Indicating data
- AWS certifications
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