Location: Chantilly, VA
Clearance: TS/SCI FSP
PaNa Solutions has an immediate need for a Systems Engineer. The primary focus of this position is engineering, Cloud Engineering, and Data and Application Security. The secondary focus of this position is platform engineering. This position will serve as the Engineering lead and will be responsible for the development and delivery of the modular enterprise architecture, engineering design, and implementation plan of the identity management to support the mission and vision. The modular enterprise engineering design must be flexible to support the infrastructure hosting workloads for both on premises, Red Hat Open Stack and Amazon Web Services (AWS). This position will serve as the Cloud Engineering lead and will be responsible for the development and delivery of Sponsor's cloud adoption and migration. This position will serve as the Platform Engineering lead to provide the technical guidance and direction to design the modular operating system baselines to support the modular data and application Tier hosting strategy. This position will serve as the Data and Application Security lead to provide technical guidance and direction to engineering a modular security design to protect the workloads hosting services for both on premises, Red Hat Open Stack and Amazon Web Services (AWS). This position will introduce and champion the SysOps and DevOps concepts for the Sponsor.
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate outstanding hands-on experience and thorough understanding of Platform engineering, Data and Application Security engineering, and Cloud services. The candidate must demonstrate on-the-job competencies and in-depth Linux experience working and integrating open source frameworks/products, experience deploying various open source packages and/or application stacks into sponsor's production landscape, multi-core, multi-threaded, and distributed system. The selected candidate will be expected to know how to both craft and drive good requirements and specifications documentation. The selected candidate will be expected to quickly self-learn new technologies and be passionate when it comes to making technical breakthroughs and solving complex problems. The selected candidate will need to have a diverse IT background, strong hands-on technical experience, organizational and interpersonal skills working as part of a team and at times in a highly autonomous manner, mentoring others as needed.
Active TS/SCI with FS Poly Required
Demonstrated competencies with enterprise solutions architecture, technical leadership and strategy, enterprise data and analytic engineering, enterprise software development, and SysOps/DevOps.
Demonstrated engineering experience and knowledge with Linux (RHEL, CentOS, Scientific Linux) and Microsoft Windows Server (2008 R2,2OI2 R2) environments and be able to build, configure, and maintain via Command Line Interface (CLI).
Demonstrated engineering experience and in-depth knowledge with the underlying storage for Linux (LVM), storage network technologies (e.g. SAN, NAS) and protocols (e.g NFS, CIFS), databases (e.g. Oracle, MySQL, SQL Server, Postgres, Kafka, etc.) and/or clustered/pooled virtualization concepts from leading platforms (e.g. XenServer, Hyperv, vMware, etc.).