Software Engineer/Trainer (Hybrid) - 10740

Full Time

    Job Description

    Enlighten, honored as a Top Workplace from the Baltimore Sun, is a leader in big data solution development and deployment, with expertise in cloud-based services, software and systems engineering, cyber capabilities, and data science. Enlighten provides continued innovation and proactivity in meeting our customers' greatest challenges.

    We recognize that the most effective environment for your projects doesn't always look the same. Our hybrid work approach ensures that you can make lasting relationships with your team and collaborate in-person to get the job done-while having the flexibility to work from home when needed to achieve focused results.

    Why Enlighten?

    At Enlighten, our team's unwavering work ethic, top talent and celebration of innovative ideas have helped us thrive. We know that our employees are essential to our company's success, so we seek to take care of you as much as you take care of us. Here are a few highlights of our benefits package:
    • 100% paid employee premium for healthcare, vision and dental plans.
    • 10% 401k benefit.
    • Generous PTO + 10 paid holidays.
    • Education/training allowances.

    Job Description

    Enlighten is looking for a Software Engineer/Trainer with prior experience with Big Data Solutions, Cloud technology and experience training others. The ideal candidate is passionate about teaching and has experience with the design, development and implementation of complicated and difficult software capabilities for computer based systems. Position is training 50% and hands-on 50% of the time. Will be a hybrid role with up to 25% travel.

    Essential Job Responsibilities

    • Will be focused on developing and delivering Software Engineer training and contribute to the operation, maintenance, and development of custom software components and integration of open source code through the use of cutting edge Big Data/Cloud technology.
    • Candidate must have a strong working knowledge and experience developing Java based software capabilities.
    • Candidate should have an inquisitive nature, responsiveness, and excellent testing skills. Must also possess strong troubleshooting skills and the ability to work under pressure with multiple deadlines.
    • Will work with our training team providing software engineering expertise and developing Java based software capabilities with our Enlighten team.

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Security Clearance - A current Secret level U.S. Government Security clearance is not required to begin, but will be processed for a Secret clearance and therefore all candidates must be a U.S. citizen. Can also consider candidates with a current Secret or TS level clearance for this role as well.
    • 9+ years of experience in Software Engineering, Modern Java Frameworks and Libraries (e.g. Spring, Guava) with a Bachelors in related field; 7 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 13 years relevant experience.
    • Must have previous experience training 10+ people/customers.
    • Experience in designing enterprise APIs
    • Experience in RESTful web services
    • Experience in Microservices architecture
    • Experience in Object Oriented Programming (OOP) paradigms
    • Experience with the agile software lifecycle
    • Experience with the Linux operating system
    • Experience with configuration management tools (e.g. Git, Nexus, Maven)
    • The ability to communicate effectively in person and in writing as a presenter, documenter.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills: presenting, documenting, troubleshooting.
    • Demonstrable experience authoring software engineering documentation (tutorials, blog posts, docs).
    • The ability to be effective working independently or contributing in a team environment
    • Must be able to work in a hybrid role with the ability to travel up to 25% of the time.

    Preferred Requirements

    • A current Secret level security clearance is a huge plus.
    • Experience in cloud based technologies (AWS, Azure)
    • Experience in distributed databases, NoSQL databases, full text-search engines (e.g. Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Solr)
    • Scripting experience is a huge plus.
    • Prior experience or familiarity with our Big Data Platform is a plus.
    • Understanding of AGILE software development methodologies and use of standard software development tool suites. (e.g., JIRA, Confluence, Github Enterprise, etc.)


    We have many more additional great benefits/perks that you can find on our website at [].

    Enlighten, an HII Company, is an Equal Opportunity/Veterans and Disabled Employer. U.S. citizenship may be required for certain positions.