DevOps Engineer / Systems Integrator - APG

Reinventing Geospatial, Inc. (RGi) - Aberdeen, MD (30+ days ago)4.9

Full-time

Overview Reinventing Geospatial (RGi) is looking for a DevOps / Systems Integrator to join our team. The systems integrator will oversee the development environment architecture as well as work in development teams utilizing a flexible agile driven software development cycle to build and maintain complex Army systems. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications makes you an integral part of delivering customer focused engineering solutions. As a Systems Integrator on our team, you will have the opportunity to shape our intelligence customer’s mission by working side by side with other engineers on a complex software and systems design engineering effort. On our team, you will broaden your skills by merging your systems engineering experience and design and development capabilities into customer deliverables working in an integrated team lab environment.

The Systems Integrator will work on an Army engineering and integration project, in support of the Intelligence and Information Warfare Directorate (I2WD), to improve the baseline, apply technology insertion and modernization efforts for Program Executive Office (PEO) Intelligence, Electronic Warfare & Sensors (IEWS) and System Integration Laboratory (SIL) I2WD facility at Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG, MD).

The Systems Integrator will provide various software and hardware engineering support to execute tasks and requirements necessary for implementing lifecycle and software engineering services, integration engineering, system configuration updates, field operations support, and logistics, required to maintain the Family of Systems (FoS) operational readiness for systems and capabilities deployed to various Army units and Department of Defense (DoD) programs.

We are looking for an experienced and motivated individual with a solid IT background that wants to help us drive our customer and company missions forward. Candidate must be self-motivated, a quick learner, and able to balance simultaneous tasks to keep pace with our team of high performers.

Responsibilities
  • Conduct technical analysis of complex infrastructure and integration challenges to include assessment of requirements, SW installation in SIL/GSIF, SW infrastructure changes for DCGS-A v3.2.5 baseline, integration and troubleshooting of application software, full system testing, information assurance scans and control implementation in accordance with RMF process and v3.2.5 security posture

  • Provide integration support to update Tactical Ground System (TGS) architecture to integrate into DCGS-A v3.2.5 baseline

  • Provide support to VM layout and deployment in coordination with IESIL engineers, to ensure TGS VMs are consistent with V3.2.5 infrastructure and security engineering requirements

  • Support continuous integration and delivery efforts in the DCGS-A SIL and deliver full software source code baseline or source code deltas with each delivery

  • Responsible for system design, development, architecture, and integration of in-house and third-party developed software packages into the baseline

  • Deploy, integrate, test, and configure Free and Open Software (FOSS), Commercial-off-the-Shelf (COTS), Government-off-the-Shelf (GOTS), and custom software

  • Provide technical direction to design and development teams, and monitor progress and productivity using metrics and excellent interdisciplinary knowledge

  • Solve complex installation and integration challenges while documenting both solutions, analysis, and alternatives

  • Provide solutions to engineering challenges between software products running across multiple platforms

  • Maintain systems via patching, software updates, upgrades, and resolving security vulnerabilities

  • Ability to act independently, at times, supporting the system component implementation on large programs

Qualifications Basic Qualifications
  • U.S. citizenship
  • TS/SCI security clearance
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, or related fields
  • 6+ yrs. of related experience in the design, development, integration, and testing of projects with the following qualifications:
    • Software integration and application administration of complex computer systems including 3rd party software integration
    • Scripting languages (BASH, Perl, Python, Ruby, PowerShell)
    • Programming languages (C++, Java)
    • Web servers (httpd, IIS, Tomcat, JBOSS)
    • Virtualization technologies (VMware, VirtualBox)
    • Database concepts and usage (Oracle, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, NoSQL)
    • Software encryption (SSL/PKI)
    • Networking (IPv4, IPv6, TCP/UDP, IGMP/PIM, IPSEC, LACP, VLAN, Cisco iOS)
    • Network multicasting
    • Enterprise hardware (switches, RAID configurations, SAN/DAS/NAS, Fiber/NFS/iSCSI, blade/rack-mount servers)
    • Build and packaging tools (Apache ANT, Jenkins, Maven, RPM, Wix/MSI)
    • Message bus
Desired Skills
  • Red Hat Linux administration
  • Software integration, troubleshooting, analysis and automation
  • X Window System X11
  • Qpid message bus
  • Deployment management tools (Puppet/Ansible/Chef/Salt Stack)
  • Software revision control tools (SVN, Git, Mercurial)
  • Video transcoding and data network multicasting
  • GEOINT/SIGINT/IMINT/GEOSPATIAL domain knowledge
    • GMTI/STANAG 4607/Track 4676
    • SAR
    • TACELINT
    • OGC protocols and KML
    • Video formats and compression methods
  • Scripting languages (Python, BASH, PowerShell)

  • Experience with Gitlab CI

  • Experience with Active Directory

Who We Are

Reinventing Geospatial Inc. (RGi) is a fast-paced small business that prides ourselves on solving complex problems in the domain of geospatial software development and national defense. Our primary customers are in the Defense and Intelligence communities, so our work focuses heavily on making an immediate and positive impact for our nation’s soldiers and analysts.

We provide excellent benefits, a fun & creative work environment, and encourage all to have a great life experience at work and at play. Benefits include:
  • Company paid healthcare, dental, short/long-term disability, and life insurance
  • 401k with matching
  • Further education reimbursement
  • Paid parental leave
  • 3 weeks paid vacation
  • Free sodas, coffee, tea, and snacks
  • Catered breakfast on Fridays
  • Bean bag chairs, stand-up desks, after-work game nights and so much more!