Site Reliability Engineer Jobs - 17111 | Mid-Level Site Reliability Engineer | Engineering, 15681

at Abbtech Professional Resources
Location Fort Meade, MD
Date Posted July 3, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


17111 | Mid-Level Site Reliability Engineer | Engineering

Mid-Level Site Reliability Engineer

Location: Ft Meade, MD

Clearance: NSA Full Scope

Looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to augment the existing Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team for a large analytic cloud repository. This position is primarily focused on building and implementing monitoring tools in a DevOps type environment to increase the stability of various hardware instances associated with the customer’s various analytic hosting platforms. A successful candidate for this position has experience in python and Java development. Additionally, experience working using version control tools, Linux experience, has a familiarity with computer networking, and understands the principles of site reliability engineering would benefit the candidate.  

Required Experience

  • Shall have Eight (8) years experience in software development/engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution.
  • Shall have four (4) years experience in system engineering/architecture.
  • Shall have four (4) year experience working with products that support highly distributed, massively parallel computation needs such as Hbase, Hadoop, CloudBase/Acumulo, Big Table, Cassandra, Scality etc.
  • At least four (4) years experience writing software scripts using scripting languages such as Perl, Python, or Ruby for software
  • At least two (2) years experience managing and monitoring large Cloud System (>200 nodes).
  • Cloud Systems Administrator or Developer Certification.
  • Experience in performing and providing technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of complete hardware/software systems to include monitoring technical health of a system, improving organizational processes, implementation of postmortem (failure) analysis and incident management.  


  • Shall have four (4) years experience in the cleared environment.
  • Four (4) years demonstrated experience developing software for one of the following: Windows, UNIX, or Linux OS.
  • Knowledge and experience with developing distributed storage routing and querying algorithms.
  • Experience in developing documentation required to support a program’s technical issues and training situations.
  • Four (4) year of experience developing software systems using object-oriented programming languages (i.e. Java, Python, etc.).
  • Experience developing solutions integrating and extending COTS products.
  • Experience "wrapping" legacy systems or components as Web Services within a SOA framework.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of analytical needs and requirements, query syntax, data flows, and traffic manipulation.
  • Four (4) years experience in developing system performance, availability, scalability, manageability, and security requirements for mid-to-large scale programs.
  • Experience designing, developing, testing, evaluating, and integrating information systems into a services oriented environment
  • Experience optimizing storage, retrieval, backup, and retention strategies across globally distributed, high throughput, text and multimedia storage within clustered or cloud environments.
  • Experience operating in a multi-thread environment.
  • Experience debugging & troubleshooting complex software in a cloud environment.
  • Familiarity with Configuration Management and monitoring tools.
  • Familiarity with Agile software methodologies and practices.
  • Significant experience provisioning and sustaining network infrastructures and have experience developing, operations, and managing networks required operating in a secure PKI, IPSEC, or VPN enabled environment.


A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or in a related technical field is highly desired which will be considered equivalent to two (2) years experience.  A Master's degree in a Technical Field will be considered equivalent to four (4) years experience.

NOTE:  A degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Information Systems, Program Management, or similar degree will be considered as a technical field.

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