Aspiration Software LLC Systems Engineer - DevOps Team Lead - FS Poly Required in Herndon, Virginia
Systems Engineer - DevOps Team Lead - FS Poly Required
Systems EngineerHerndon, Virginia
Sponsor is seeking a Systems Engineer Team Lead. Responsibilities include, but not limited to* Partner with the working level officers across the IT applications, infrastructure, operations, IT security domains and with mission experts to understand the outcomes and measures required in both the technical and mission environments.* Prototype technical solutions against sponsor's technology problems, gaps, risks, resources on networks and ensure for scalability to sponsor's networks.* Evaluate the applicability of particular technologies and process changes to sponsored business and mission requirements with recommendations in both written and presentation formats.* Analyze requirements in the context of commercial best practices and sponsored/mission organization strategic directions.* Evaluate the applicability of particular IT and Open Source solutions products to the sponsored enterprise; facilitate and/or participate in testing products against business and mission use cases.Recommend transition/implementation sequencing plans and success measures with the project level, enterprise and mission perspectives.Communicate with staff and clients to understand specific system requirements and approve engineering estimates.Provide customer support on projects/programs to include presentations.Provide mentoring and direction to junior systems engineers and design, plan, and coordinate work teams.Self-motivated and directed with keen attention to detail.Proven analytical and creative problem-solving abilities.Inclination to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.Travel may be required.*Ability to work overtime required on occasion.Mandatory Skills1. Demonstrated experience with state-of-the-art cloud-based, programming, coding or scripting processes, tools and solutions in a rapid prototyping, DevOps style environment.2. Demonstrated full lifecycle development (developing, testing, delivery, and troubleshooting issues) of custom application and/or integration of open source solutions within an immutable production environment.3. Demonstrated experience recommending transition/implementation sequencing plans and success measures with the project level enterprise and mission perspectives.Optional Skills1. Experience working within a lead IT infrastructure role at the enterprise level; overseeing the design, development, and implementation of software systems, applications, and related products.2. Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Infrastructure As Code tools, such as Puppet, Chef, Terraform, boto, Serverless, or Cloud Formation.3. Demonstrated on-the-job experience with application development and deployment on Amazon Web Services OR completion of Amazon Web Services training in AWS development, system administration, architecting or integration.4. Experience with systems planning, security principles, and general software management best practices.5. Experience integrating, testing, and delivery of prototype code scripts which will run on both AWS and Sponsor services to demonstrate functionality required to meet current Assessment and Authorization.