• Full Time
  • Patrick AFB FL
  • This position has been filled

Job Number: 2019-1224/134
LOCATION: Patrick Air Force Base, FL

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Software Engineer will provide Advisory and Assistance Services (A&AS) to Air Force Technical Applications Center (AFTAC) scientists, engineers and operators by monitoring data flow into and out of databases and through cross-domain networks. They will work as part of this team to evaluate current data flows, propose and implement solutions for improved efficiencies, and respond to time-sensitive outages requiring troubleshooting.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Implement time-critical solutions to restore data flow using NiFi.
  • Develop software solutions from information needs, systems flow, data usage, and work processes.
  • Perform technical troubleshooting in a UNIX/LINUX environment.
  • Perform root cause analysis to determine assignable failure, recommend and implement solutions, assist with testing in-house and third-party software.
  • Support Oracle and MySQL database administration (minimal level of effort): Install and maintain database software, apply patches, monitor, tune, and troubleshoot database issues. Perform database backup/recovery of database objects and maintain uses accounts. Design new database objects and support maintenance of the security and integrity of databases.
  • Coordinate with other government agencies in retrieving data, updating database objects, updating database versions, and ensuring they are in sync with the data they are authorized to receive.

EDUCATION:

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with a major in Computer Science or other relevant field of study.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience performing tasks similar to those above.
  • Experience with object oriented programming; Java or other.
  • Must possess or obtain CompTIA Security+ within 180 days of hire.

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+.
  • Web based application development.
  • Agile Software Development Methodologies.
  • PL/SQL, UNIX Shell, Python, C, C++, Oracle Application Express (APEX).

OTHER:

  • Must pass drug test.
  • US Citizenship required.
  • Must possess a fully adjudicated (not an interim) Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility.