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Application Engineer IV - Backend Developer

Comso, Inc.

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Fort Meade, MD
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Job Overview:

Description

  

About us:


COMSO, Inc. is a powerhouse when it comes to empowering federal government stakeholders to fulfill their mission with confidence and efficiency. Our staff brings knowledgeable IT systems expertise, software development proficiency, innovative learning solutions for workforce development, and exceptional operations and production support.  We were founded in 1988, and remain a recognized woman owned small business, operating in several states including Maryland, Georgia, Hawaii, Texas, and Alaska. We are honored to be recognized as a Top Workplace for four years running by the Baltimore Sun Media Group. 


Currently, we are seeking an Application Engineer IV – Backend Developer to join our Team! 

Requirements

 Must Have: 

  • Programming in Python; writing and deploying Django applications (specifically ReST implementation and running database migrations); relational database management systems (preferably MariaDB/MySQL); comfortable interfacing applications with a messaging queue (Tibco/RabbitMQ/ActiveMQ); Git/Jira/Confluence
  • Knowledge: familiarity with Docker; SSL/PKI/Kerberos; Linux/Bash; Ansible/Salt/AWS 
  • TS/SCI w/ POLYGRAPH REQUIRED BEFORE CONSIDERATION 

Desired Skills: 

  • Powershell, ELK Stack, Galera

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The Application Engineer will be responsible for fixing, maintaining, supporting, and developing new features for a Django Python application, its ReST API, and a number of standalone applications which connect to it through a message queue.

Education & Experience: 

  • High school diploma/GED and 12 years, or AS and 10 years, or BS and 8 years, or MS and 6 years

Clearance Requirements

  • TS/SCI w/ POLYGRAPH REQUIRED BEFORE CONSIDERATION 

Benefits:   Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K (vested immediately), FSA, LTD/ STD, Paternal Leave, PTO, Federal Holidays to include Birthday, a 2-week Sabbatical, and Emergency Facility Closure Days.
COMSO, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.