Sr Principal Cloud Software Engineer
- Annapolis Junction, MD
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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking Cloud Cyber Software Engineers to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction. Our Cloud Software Development teams support a wide range of systems and programs in support of real time mission critical events.
As a Cloud Cyber Software Engineer you will develop, maintain and enhance dynamic, Hybrid Compute Platforms leveraging on site/premise hardware and commercial cloud platforms (to include AWS, Azure, RedHat, etc.) to deliver scalable, reliable and performant software solutions. Agile Development teams work in collaboration with customer stakeholders and vendors to design/develop solutions to adapt and execute across multiple compute platforms.
Educational / Years of experience required:
• BS Degree in a STEM field is required. An additional 4 years of experience on projects with similar processes may be substituted in lieu of degree.
• 9 years' Demonstrated experience developing large scale data services such as Elastic, Hadoop, NiFi, AWS, Azure, etc.
• Demonstrated experience such as Kubernetes, Docker, Streaming Solutions (Spark, Kafka), and Serverless compute (Lambda).
Security Clearance Requirements: Active TS/SCI w/Polygraph
Willingness to Support/Learn:
• Cloud certification (elastic, Hadoop, Cloudera, NiFi, AWS, Azure, etc. ref list below) and/or ability to obtain within 3 months.
• Experience with source code management practices and tools
• Enabling tools: Git, Maven, Jira
• Agile Development experience
• Microservices software development and container orchestration: Docker, Kubernetes, etc
• Programming for distributed system to include experience in networking and multi-threading
• Apache Hadoop, Accumulo, NiFi
• Distributed databases such as: NoSQL, Mongo, Oracle
• Continuous Integration / Testing / Deployment: Bamboo, Jenkins, GitLab CI/Pipelines
• Continuous Monitoring: ELK Stack (ElasticSearch, Logstash ,Kibana), Nagios
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