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Back-end Virtualization Engineer
Ref No.: 18-01587
Location: Tupelo, Mississippi
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 02/08/2018
Title: Back-end Virtualization Engineer
Location: Tupelo, MS (mostly remote)
Duration: Permanent

Job Description
We are looking for qualified software developers with five to ten years of industry experience who are interested in joining a highly successful and dynamic organization. The position is focused on developing backend software to manage, orchestrate, and monitor virtualized cyber security training environments. A strong background with virtualization and the management and orchestration of virtual environments is required. Additionally, significant Python programming experience is highly desired.
Specific duties would include designing, implementing, and supporting cyber security training focused software on VMware, OpenStack, or other virtualization technologies. Initial focus would be on Project Ares backend enhancements.

This is a permanent full-time position and U.S. citizenship is required.
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information System or equivalent; plus 5-10 years relevant experience.
  • Python programming experience
  • Deployment automation/management tools: Salt, Puppet, or Chef
  • Networking: Experience in network design and implementation, preferably in virtual environments
  • Virtualization: Experience with virtualization technologies, preferably in both VMware and OpenStack environments (including containers)
  • Cyber Security: Experience designing, implementing and supporting Cyber Security technologies desired
  • A self-motivated, proactive, results-oriented individual
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a dynamic, team oriented environment
  • US Citizen required, will need to pass comprehensive background check
  • Existing US Government security clearance a plus