• Location: Herndon, Virginia
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #3010

Title: Linux Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA
*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *
Company Overview:
Cornerstone Defense is the Employer of Choice within the Intelligence, Defense, and Space communities of the U.S. Government.  Realizing early on that our most prized assets are our employees, we continually focus our attention on improving the overall work/life experience they have supporting the mission.  Our Team is pushed every day to use their industry leading knowledge to provide end-to-end solutions to combat our nation’s toughest and most secure problems.  If you are looking for a place to not only be professionally challenged, but encouraged and supported by a company that cares, don’t look any further than Cornerstone Defense.

The candidate shall have the following required skills, certifications and demonstrated experience:
• Demonstrated experience with Linux administration.
• Demonstrated experience with scripting languages (Python preferred).
• Demonstrated experience with Unified Modeling Language (UML) and SQL’s such as Data Manipulation Language (DML).
• Demonstrated experience developing and implementing software enhancements to mission systems for Government agencies.
• Demonstrated experience integrating multiple applications.
Skills and demonstrated experiences that are highly desired but not required to perform the work include:
• Demonstrated experience with NiFi.
• Demonstrated experience with PCAP.
• Demonstrated experience with and understanding of the OSI model.
• Demonstrated experience communicating and integrating APIs.
• Demonstrated experience with Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) ETL processing.
• Demonstrated experience with JIRA.
• Demonstrated experience with user support (e.g., user training).
• Demonstrated experience using rapid prototyping and Agile development methodologies.
• Demonstrated experience with research and development and the progression of ideas to production systems.
• Demonstrated experience with the Sponsor’s systems deployment process.


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