As a member of the Deployment Team in the CERT NetSA group, the selected candidate will be responsible for assisting users install, operate, and accredit NetSA technology in their environment. The selected candidate will participate in software testing, packaging, and release management. Additionally, the selected candidate will participate and support the development of software tools by developing system level packaging, tests, and documentation. Further, the individual will assist in the management of sponsor related test labs and prototype environments. The candidate will assist in the infrastructure management for these environments and interact with the sponsor to transition projects in and out, and provide project related support as needed.
Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:
Education/Training: BS in computer science, software engineering, or a related quantitative field of study with eight (8) years of applicable experience.
Experience: Applicable experience in the design and implementation of complex, secure, mission critical systems, including experience with; Unix system administration tasks; Unix software packaging systems (e.g. RPM, DEB) and deployment and management of software using Unix software packaging systems; scripting in Unix Shell, especially for automating system administration and software testing tasks; experience with relational database management systems such as Oracle, Postgres or MySQL; experience managing switches, firewalls, and router; xperience managing network security systems; experience providing remote or on-site technical support to external customers.
Skills/Abilities: Deep familiarity with general Unix operating system concepts, tools, etc.; ability to author technical documentation; ability to apply sound software engineering practices to software quality assurance; excellent written and verbal communication skills; excellent reasoning and problem-solving skills; and ability to work effectively without close supervision.
Mobility: Sedentary in an office setting with some mobility, i.e., able to travel to various locations within the SEI and CMU community as well as travel up to 30% to customer sites.
Environmental Conditions: Close contact with computer for extended periods of time.
Mental: Ability to work meticulously with careful attention to detail; ability to meet deadlines while working on multiple tasks – sometimes under pressure and with shifting priorities; ability to deal collaboratively, diplomatically, and successfully with customers, co-workers and other professional colleagues, managers, and staff; ability to grasp the big picture, direction, and goals of an effort; ability to quickly learn new procedures, techniques, approaches, etc.
Other: Candidate must be able to pass a background investigation, obtain a TS/SCI security clearance, and be a US citizen.
To Apply: Please visit our website www.sei.cmu.edu/careers and apply to job #100295. Carnegie Mellon is an EEO/AA employer.