Sr Principal Cloud Site Reliability Engineer

    • Annapolis Junction, MD

Are you making an impact? Are you supporting a mission that saves lives? Protects our most prized assets responsible for our National Security? That protects our FREEDOM? We at Northrop Grumman are building on our long standing heritage in the area of foundational intelligence across the entire enterprise. We work side by side with our customers solving highly complex problems that you'll not find anywhere else in the world. We make investments in cutting edge technologies and are industry leaders in world class research and development as we partner with the government to build next generation capabilities that shape the future of TechSIGINT Revitalization. Will you join us as we relentlessly pursue impacting the greatest mission on earth: Protecting our FREEDOM!

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Cloud Site Reliability Engineer. A Cloud developer or Administrator certification will be required. This position is located in Annapolis Junction, MD.

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Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:
Education Requirements: A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or in a related filed is highly desired which will be considered equivalent to two (2) years of experience. A Master's degree in a Technical Field will be considered equivalent to four (4) years of experience. NOTE: A degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Information Systems, Program Management, or similar degree will be considered as a technical field.

• Eleven (11) years' experience in software development and engineering which includes requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis and resolution.
• Experience in system engineering and architecture.
• Experience working with products that support highly distributed, massively parallel computation needs such as Hbase, Hadoop, CloudBase/Acumulo, Big Table, Cassandra, and Scality.
• Experience writing software scripts using scripting languages such as Perl, Python, or Ruby for software automation.

Security Requirements: Active TS/SCI w/Polygraph Clearance is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Three (3) years' experience managing and monitoring large Cloud System
• Linux
• Experience in performing and providing technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of complete hardware and software systems to include monitoring technical health of a system, improving organizational processes, implementation of postmortem (failure) analysis and incident management.
• Cloud Systems Administrator or Developer certification is highly preferred and will be required
• Experience in performing and providing technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of complete hardware and software systems to include monitoring technical health of a system, improving organizational processes, implementation of postmortem (failure) analysis and incident management.
• Knowledge and experience with developing distributed storage routing and querying algorithms. Experience in developing documentation required to support a program's technical issues and training situations.
• Seven (7) years' experience developing software systems using object-oriented programming languages (i.e. Java, Python, et cetera).
• Experience developing solutions integrating and extending COTS products.
• Experience "wrapping" legacy systems or components as Web Services within a SOA framework.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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