DevOps Engineer / Systems Integrator - APG

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

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.

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

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
GMTI/STANAG 4607/Track 4676
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!