Software Engineer – Levels 2 or 3

August 04, 2021
  • Full Time
  • 20755
  • ID: 3096
  • Labor Category: Software Engineer (various levels)
  • Required Degree + Years of Experience: See Job Description


Ascendant Innovations is seeking a Software Engineer (SWE) and the customer will consider any of these labor categories for the right candidate:

  • Software Engineer Level 2 (SWE 02)
  • Software Engineer Level 3 (SWE 03)

DESCRIPTION:

The Software Engineer shall design and implement a System-of-Systems including physical inventory, logical infrastructure, enterprise management, and a set of software services required to implement a middleware framework or system service enterprise solution.  Additional tasking shall include scripting, plugin development, tool configuration, API development, service development, and assistance with tool exploration.

REQUIRED Skills (SWE02):

  • Seven (07) years of experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Two (02) years of additional SWE experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

REQUIRED Skills (SWE03):

  • Nine (09) years of experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Two (02) years of additional SWE experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

REQUIRED Skills:

  • Experience using the Unix command line
  • Experience developing with multiple programming languages such as Java, Python, C/C++, and Go in a Unix computing environment
  • Experience with frameworks used for metrics, monitoring, and analyzing big data such as Elastic Stack and Splunk
  • Experience with IaC concepts, principles, and tools such as Ansible and Salt Stack
  • Experience with CI/CD infrastructure tools such as GitLab CI and Jenkins
  • Experience with NoSQL technologies such as Elasticsearch and MongoDB
  • Experience with SQL technologies such as PostgreSQL and MySQL
  • Experience with containerization technologies such as Docker
  • Experience with designing and implementing REST and/or gRPC APIs

DESIRED Skills:

  • Experience developing scripts using Bash
  • Experience with Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) enterprise solutions such as Nlyte and Device42
  • Experience with tools used for metrics visualization such as Grafana and Kibana
  • Experience with the Atlassian Suite of Tools (Jira, Confluence)
  • Experience developing with messaging frameworks such as Kafka, JMS, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ

Clearance Requirements:
Must be a US Citizen with an active Top Secret/SCI w/polygraph.

Equal Opportunity Employer:
AIC offers equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, gender, religion, age, nationality, social or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

To apply for this job email your resume to staffing@ascendantinnovations.com