Kforce has a client that is seeking a DevOps Engineer in Reston, Virginia (VA).
Looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer. You must have prior experience with Big Data Solutions and Cloud technology. The ideal candidate believes in exploring alternatives and quickly prototyping to validate hypothetical architectures or solutions. The ideal candidate is passionate about the concept of infrastructure as code and leverages modern tools to define, build and manage virtual infrastructure in the cloud.
You will significantly contribute to the development of custom software components and integration of open source code to address complex time series analysis problems through the use of cutting edge Big Data/Cloud technology. You will be responsible for design and implement core architecture and capabilities for software from prototype to operational applications. Must understand software engineering fundamentals, OO programming, relational and time series databases, scripting knowledge and a basic level of development operations (DevOps) skill set. Apply experience working within an AGILE software development life cycle, including requirements creation, sprint planning, and grooming, etc.
* Bachelor's degree in Telecommunications, Information Systems, Computer Science or related discipline; Educational requirements may be adjusted for applicable work experience; Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience
* 5+ years of experience in DevOps Engineering or Software Development (Java preferred), but looking for candidates at all levels
* Must have experience with Cloud related technologies such as Hadoop and NoSQL databases.
* Must have prior experience with Distributed Computing and Big Data
* Excellent oral and written communication skills
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