Navteca is looking for an AWS SysOps Engineer responsible for Deploying, managing, and operating scalable, highly available, and fault-tolerant systems on AWS, migration an existing on-premises application to AWS, Implementing and controlling the flow of data to and from AWS, capable to identify appropriate use of AWS operational best practices.

Job Requirements:  

  •  3-5 years of experience

  • Experience with Microsoft Azure  

  • Experience operating AWS-based applications

  • Experience provisioning, operating and maintaining systems running on AWS

  • Ability to identify requirements to define a solution to be built and operated on AWS

  • Capabilities to provide AWS operations and deployment guidance and best practices throughout the life cycle of a project

  • US citizenship  

  • Ideally, experience with Sharepoint

Qualifications:

  • Highly collaborative, team-oriented

  • Highly adaptable/flexible mindset

  • Strong organizational skills in planning, organizing and prioritizing

  • Ability to communicate and work well with teams with a variety of diverse people


What we offer:

  • Comp/flex time 

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Paid Vacation

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Sick Days

  • 401k Retirement Plan

 

To apply click here or send your resume to cmarin@navteca.com

Splunk SME

Position Description:

• Provide industry standard expertise in the deployment, configuration, and operations of Splunk and Splunk Enterprise Security.

• Performs systems modeling, simulation, and analysis.

• Develops customized dashboards for operations, security and management teams Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and makes recommendations to management and/or clients.

• Plans and directs upgrades of systems, designs systems enhancements, and monitors capacity to maintain operational capacity, following change management processes.

• Participate in the creation of a DevOps-enabled automated solution that delivers tools and processes for rapid application development efforts and on-going production operations

 

Required Skills

• US Citizen

• Must hold/obtain a Public Trust clearance

• Splunk Certified Admin and/or Architect

• 13 years of industry experience

• Minimum of 5 years experience as a Splunk Engineer

• Excellent ability to effectively communicate and brief ideas to project management, team and government clients


What we offer:

  • Comp/flex time 

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Paid Vacation

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Sick Days

  • 401k Retirement Plan

 

To apply click here or send your resume to cmarin@navteca.com

 

Junior Software Engineer

Navteca is looking to hire a Software Engineer to support NASA’s Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) Evolution and Development 2 (EED-2) contract.  Raytheon’s EED-2 team provides Earth scientists and others access to data from NASA’s Earth Science missions. As a member of the EED-2 team, the software engineer will build innovative tools allowing scientists and students alike to discover, transform, update and improve the quality of Earth Science data in the pursuit of solving a wide range of environmental and socio-economic issues.

This entry level software engineering position will support the maintenance and evolution of the EOSDIS Core System (ECS). The ECS system ingests, distributes, and stores on-line earth science data and is currently operational at NASA’s Distributed Active Archive Data Centers (DAAC). The ECS system runs on a Linux platform and is implemented largely in Java and C++.  The candidate shall support development of custom code and integration of COTS software for current, future, and past releases of system software, including support of multiple subsystem components. The candidate will perform design, development, integration, and testing of the ECS software in support of software deliveries using the Agile software development methodologies.
The successful candidate will have a knowledge of technical standards, principles, concepts of software engineering and will be expected to develop solutions to routine technical problems of limited scope and complexity. The candidate’s work will be closely supervised, primarily with technical leads, until he/she has demonstrated a level of proficiency to work independently.

Specific duties and responsibilities include:

  • Design and develop high-volume, low-latency software applications in accordance with project/operational requirements

  • Assist in the monitoring of system and software components using Nagios.

  • Design and develop software code using Java and C++.

  • Implement and maintain database code in the form of stored procedures, scripts, queries, views and triggers.

  • Participate as a member on an Agile team and work with other team members to review user stories, estimate effort to build functionality supporting user stories and participate in sprint reviews

  • Design and develop shell scripts to support system functionality.

  • Manage a project or a set of files using GIT.

  • Use effective troubleshooting techniques to identify software problems.
    Required Skills:

  • Must have knowledge of Linux/UNIX OS (Red Hat or CentOS Linux 6 or 7)

  • Must have experience writing Java, C++, and other high level language code both in academic and professional positions

  • Must have experience with scripting languages (e.g., shell, Perl, Python)

  • Demonstrated ability in writing and maintaining software documentation

  • Candidate must possess an active public trust clearance or the ability to pass a National Agency Clearance with Inquiries (NACI) screening.

    Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Postgres, Selenium, GIT Tomcat, Jira, Nagios and apache Web Server a plus

  • Experience with AWS Cloud Services

  • Experience supporting software development teams, tools, and processes
    Experience with Agile development methodologies and the Atlassian tool Suite (JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo)

    Required Education & Experience:

  • Must have a BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Mathematics obtained within the last 18 months. A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher is desired.

  • 1 year of experience writing Java, C++, and other high-level language code

  • 1 year experience with Perl, Python and shell scripts

  • 1 year of experience in supporting development and sustainment of a large system in a Linux environment

 

What we offer:

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Paid Vacation

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Sick Days

  • 401k Retirement Plan


To apply click here

Mid-level cloud with an open stack focus

 

Navteca is looking to hire an OpenStack Engineer to work at NASA responsible for OpenStack software development and maintenance.Our team of integrated, mission-focused personnel, develops, executes, and manages technical solutions for government clients like NASA and NOAA. The Navteca solutions team is comprised of AWS certified solutions architects and senior developers who are highly trained and experienced individuals. Navteca is passionate about furthering our clients’ missions through technology. Navteca = Navigating Technology.

 

Job Requirements:

  • A strong knowledge of Linux operation

  • Development experience with C / C++ / Linuxs shell script / Python

  • A strong knowledge of cloud computing architecture ( IaaS, PaaS and SaaS)

  • A strong knowledge of software definition network (SDN)

  • A strong knowledge of lustre object storage or Ceph storage cluster

  • US citizenship

 

Qualifications:

  • Highly collaborative, team-oriented

  • Highly adaptable/flexible mindset

  • Strong organizational skills in planning, organizing and prioritizing

  • Ability to communicate and work well with teams with a variety of diverse people

 

What we offer:

 

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Paid Vacation

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Sick Days

  • 401k Retirement Plan


To apply click here

Senior AWS Cloud Architect

 

Specific roles & responsibilities for the position include but not limited to the following:
* Manage, coordinate, implement and remediate security compliance & vulnerabilities
* Provide system and application diagnoses to remediate issues while engaging other teams as needed
* Develop/review SOP's and other documentation for use within the operations team
* Perform tasks based on SOP's to perform system and application changes as required
* Increase day-to-day operational efficiency and accuracy via the use of automated tools and scripts
* Provide Tier 3 troubleshooting support for operations reported issues involving Linux/Windows

Mandatory hands-on position requirements:
* Subject Matter Expert with deploying, troubleshooting, administering and using Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.x
* Subject Matter Expert deploying, troubleshooting, administering and using Microsoft Windows 2012 R2
* Proficient at creating complex scripts from scratch
* Experience in large scale migrations of enterprise applications
* Experience using NOC tools such as SolarWinds, AppDynamics, VMware VROps and/or Splunk
* Expert infrastructure/system/application troubleshooting abilities

Hands-on exposure:
* Proficient with RHEL integration into Microsoft Active Directory
* Knowledge of system hardening.
* Experience automating or orchestrating the provisioning of new services
* Experience with Amazon Web Services GovCloud (AWS) (EC2, S3, Snaps, Cloudwatch, etc.)
* Knowledge of Citrix VDI, Oracle RDBMS/RDS, WebLogic, Tomcat, IIS, etc.
* Knowledge of configuration and auto deployment tools (Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc.)
* Familiarity with source and artifact control, configuration and knowledge management
* Knowledge of security policies and general vulnerabilities management
* ITSM products (i.e. Remedy or ServiceNow) CRQ/WO/INC/KMS management
* Experience with managing Microsoft Windows 2012 R2 in a medium/large (1000+ systems) domain env.
* Day-to-day fluency using Microsoft Active Directory to manage policies & user objects
* Experience managing, troubleshooting and administering VMware 5.5+ (vCenter/vSphere/vRealize)

 

* Must be US Citizen and able to obtain clearance

 

What we offer:

 

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Paid Vacation

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Sick Days

  • 401k Retirement Plan


To apply click here