• Lead Software Developer for Cloud & DevOps

    The MITRE CorporationBedford, MA 01730

    Job #1434344131

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    MITRE is seeking a Senior Software Developer for Cloud and DevOps to join the Operational Battle Management Command and Control team. You will demonstrate and expand your Cloud and DevOps expertise to build complex and sophisticated systems which are critical to our national security in the areas of Command & Control (C2) for Air and Space operations.

    Responsibilities include:

    • Designs and develops software systems or applications for improvements and new products

    • Conducts research in design, development, testing and utilization of computer hardware and software

    • Conducts operational, architecture and impact analysis spanning both software and hardware architectures

    • Develops system simulation frameworks, performance models and algorithms, threat models and command and control models

    • Investigates systems that exhibit intelligent behavior to accomplish tasks that involve capabilities such as perception, learning, navigation, planning, and cooperation

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or related field

    • 8 years of relevant experience

    Required Qualifications:

    • Must be a U.S. citizen with the ability to possess/maintain a DoD Secret clearance

    • Proficiency in use of Microsoft Office including Outlook, Excel, and Word

    • Must have demonstrated proficiency and strength in verbal, written, PC, presentation, and communications skills

    • Proficient in one or more high-level languages (e.g., Java, C#/.NET, Python, JavaScript, C++)

    • Experience working with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Lean Startup, XP) and multi-functional teams (Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Developers, Designers, Business Analysts)

    • Experience with cloud infrastructure and services (e.g., Amazon Web Services, OpenStack, Terraform)

    • Experience with VMs and Containers (e.g., Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, Docker)

    • Experience DevOps tools (e.g., Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Maven, Jenkins)

    • Technical task leadership experience

    • A desire to continually learn and master new technologies

    • Ability to communicate highly technical issues in less technical terms to a wide variety of partner audiences

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Advanced degree in technical field of study

    • 10+ years of relevant experience

    • Candidates that possess a current/active DoD Secret clearance are preferred

    • Working knowledge of Source Control systems (e.g., Git, Subversion)

    • Experience with directory services (LDAP, AD) and SSH

    • Experience with the automation of network routing, VM template creation, and/or test engineering pipelines

    • Experience with full stack web development

    This requisition requires the following clearance(s):


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