Data Systems Integration Engineer

Ft. Meade, Maryland

Type: Direct-Hire

Category: Information Technology

Job ID: 51649

Date Posted: 07/30/2020

TPGS is the Intelligence division within GAP Solutions. Together we have over 600 talented employees and support numerous federal, defense, and intelligence community customers to meet their mission objectives. Our core capabilities include Information Technology, Development and Engineering, Training, Security, Intelligence Analysis and general business support.


Data Systems Integration Engineer

Active Top Secret / SCI Clearance with Full Scope Poly Required - No Sponsorship


Position Objective:

TPGS is seeking an experienced system engineer to provide expertise in integrating, installing, configuring, upgrading, compiling and supporting COTS/GOTS software in a heterogeneous operating system environment, specializing with UNIX and Linux systems. The engineer shall provide operations and maintenance (O&M) support for a custom Event Driven Job Scheduler software package developed specifically for HPC systems. The contractor shall be responsible for building, installing, monitoring, troubleshooting, configuration management and performing upgrades of the custom Job Scheduler software package on HPC systems.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to integrate, install, configure, upgrade, compile, and support COTS/GOTS software.
  • Generate documentation for the full software stack.
  • Update software for sustainment support.
  • Basic Linux system administration skills and shell scripting.
  • Execute test codes for characterization of software performance.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and have at least six (6) years of relevant experience.
  • No Degree and Eleven (11) years full time Computer Science directly related work that can be substituted for a degree.
  • Active TS/SCI with Full Scope Poly is required.
  • Experience using the Unix command line
  • Experience writing scripts using Bash/Python
  • Experience with sustaining mission applications deployed in a Unix environment
  • Experience compiling and installing multiple programming languages such as GoLang (GO), Perl, Python, and C
  • Experience with interacting with external customers


Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with the Atlassian Suite of Tools (Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket)
  • General HPC technical knowledge regarding compute, network, memory, and storage components
  • Familiar with SQL databases such as PostgreSQL
  • Familiar with SLURM Workload Manager



*This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required by this position.  


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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