PAE, Inc Software Engineer in Falls Church, Virginia

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Software Engineer

The Sponsor seeks an Expert level Software Engineer to join a data science team. Specific duties, priorities, and workload will be established by the customer, however, the Systems Engineer is expected to take initiative and provide innovative solutions to technical problems to the customer on a regular basis. The successful candidate will collaborate with the Sponsor team to create an integrated approach for dataset landing, indexing, cataloging, and metadata enrichment. The approach will encompass existing tools, code, and applications, but the candidate will also deliver components missing in the integrated approach and ensure the enrichment is responsive to many data types and includes robust auditing, alerting, and messaging capabilities. The successful candidate will help the team succeed in providing Analysts and decision makers with “data as a service” enriched at several levels to better streamline data science work and allow Data Scientists to give more time back to mission.

Job Qualifications:

1) Demonstrated on-the-job experience delivering enterprise web technologies in Sponsor's Partners environments.

2) Demonstrated on-the-job experience with modern web technology development tools, including but not limited to: Python, Ruby on Rails, Java, JavaScript, SQL, C#.NET, PHP, Perl, Flash/ActionScript, C, C++, Objective C, JSON, KML, XML, Eclipse, Ant, Hadoop Map/Reduce, Visual Studio.

3) Demonstrated on-the-job administrative experience in Linux/Unix and Windows environments, including but not limited to: Apache HTTP Server, Passenger, Adobe Connect Pro, IIS, Tomcat, MySQL, MS SQL, Subnets, Firewalls.

4) Demonstrated on-the-job experience with Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, SQS, etc.)

5) Demonstrated on-the-job experience leading technical projects and performing technical management duties.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

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