Cytech Services
  • Technology
  • Dulles, VA, USA
  • Full Time

CyTech Services is supporting a U.S. Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment; including introducing new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats. CyTech Services is seeking a Sr. Principal Software Engineer with Agile development experience to support the design, development, and deployment of advanced cybersecurity capabilities. 

Responsibilities Include:
- Providing Software Engineering expertise in support of a large, leading edge, agile-based, cybersecurity system
- Collaborating within Agile Scrum teams as a key contributor responsible for the design, test and implementation of advanced cybersecurity software capabilities
- As needed, supporting the development of high quality technical documentation, including user guides, test plans, and contract deliverable items and supporting product training
- Supporting risk assessments and developing risk mitigation countermeasures
- Leading or participating in trade studies to determine improvements to system capabilities

Required Skills:
- U.S. Citizenship
- Active Top Secret (TS) clearance. Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance
- Must be able to obtain DHS Suitability
- 10+ years of directly relevant experience
- 6+ years experience with Agile software development
- Able to effectively work as a leader, in a group, or as an individual contributor
- Ability to create a vision and lead teams on large and small scale activities
- Solid understanding and experience with Windows and/or Linux operating systems
- Ability to create well-modularized, maintainable software and willing to follow group coding standards and design.
- Possesses or quickly develop a comprehensive understanding of Government Information Security policies, regulations, and guidelines.
- Must be able to work collaboratively across agencies and physical locations

Desired Skills:
- Knowledge and experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) or similar framework
- Experience and/or familiarity with DevOps, DevSecOps, Continuous Development/Continuous Integration concepts, and automated test tools such as Docker, Jenkins, Rational Team Concert, JIRA, Git, Chef, Ansible, Puppet, Junit, JMeter, RSpec, and/or Cucumber
- Strong experience with one of more of the following program languages: Java, Perl, Ruby, Python, and Javascript
- Experience with Big Data (Hadoop) and associated technologies
- Meaningful hands-on experience and knowledge of the ELK stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana)
- Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following database technologies: SQL, Oracle, MySQL, JBDC, NOSQL, etc.
- Technical understanding of cybersecurity attack techniques and associated mitigation techniques
- Leadership skills and meaningful experience successfully leading projects or activities
- Experience working on projects that implement analytic models into production systems.
- DHS experience

Required Education:
BS Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, OR Computer Systems Engineering. Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree level education.

Desired Certifications:
- DoD 8570.1 IAT Level II
- CSSLP
- Certifications related to Agile development and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) such as Scrum Master, Product Owner, SAFe Agilist (SA), SAFe Practitioner (SP) or SAFe Program Consultant (SPC)

Company Information:

CyTech Services, Inc. is a Service Disabled, Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) located in Northern Virginia, with personnel located in the US and throughout the world.  CyTech has established itself as a leader in providing unique and innovative solutions and highly skilled personnel that meet and exceed our client's requirements and expectations.  CyTech provides a generous benefit package that includes Health, Dental, Life Insurances, Short & Long Term Disability, and a 401k retirement plan with employer matching. CyTech offers an environment that is built for employee retention. 

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 



 

 

 



  

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