At Criterion Systems, Inc., we developed a different kind of business—a company whose real value is a reputation for excellence built upon the collective skills, talents, perspectives, and backgrounds of its people. Our Offerings: *100% employee-owned private Government contractor founded in 2005. *High retention rate because we work hard at holding onto talent. *Excellent Leadership Team comprised of individuals who have successfully built and run businesses and are involved in day-to-day operations to include an open-door policy. We are as large in 2017 as we have ever been! Our employees are the most valuable assets. Are you ready to be appreciated?
Criterion Systems, Inc. is seeking a Senior System Engineer to support a recently awarded, fully funded contract in Kansas City, MO. Once hired you will be part of the Enterprise Architecture Branch. You will support technical architectural support services to design and create hardware and software architectural and infrastructural designs and technology roadmaps for the customer.
Use DevOps methodology to automate software development, infrastructure deployment and continuous integration strategies.
Support the use of orchestration tools and platforms such as Kubernetes, Docker and OpenShift or equivalents.
Design and build IT solutions, implement reusable components, translate technical requirements, assist with all stages of test data, develop interfaces and perform code maintenance and updates.
Creation and maintenance of data center capacity management reporting and plans for Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service, and storage platforms.
Use of collaboration tools to capture documentation and design artifacts (i.e. Wiki, Git).
Evaluate and create documentation, white papers, and presentations related to assigned research of new and emerging technologies.
Experience working with API and ETL endpoints (e.g. REST, SOAP, XML, WSDL, JSON).
Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Salt Stack, or Terraform.
Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS/Azure is a plus).
A working understanding of code and script (bash, PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby).
Experience with automation and deployment templates for relational and nosql databases such as, MSSQL, Mysql, MongoDB.
Working knowledge of containerization technology such as Docker and microservices.
Experience developing reports and dashboards using tools like Cognos, PowerBI, Excel, PowerQuery.
Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration.
Minimum 10-15 years of experience with one of the job-related skills.
Bachelor’s or Master's Degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience in lieu of degree.
A minimum of 4 years’ experience providing high-level Systems Engineering or DevOps Engineering expertise to managers and technical staff.
Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance
Criterion Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.