Cloud Software Engineer

Software Engineering Laurel, MD


Active Top Secret (TS/SCI) clearance with polygraph required 

As a Cloud Software Engineer you will provide cloud software research, development, and engineering services to include requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, sustainment, testing, validation, and issue diagnosis/resolution. You will be involved in the development of new capabilities, testing, optimization and performance tuning, operation, and sustainment functions for both Content Warehouse (CWH) large scale compute clusters and Data Warehouse Platform (DWP) modernization activities. These positions are on a newly awarded contract supporting data warehousing and analytic platforms.

For over 12 years, Visionist has been solving the Intelligence Community's toughest software and analysis challenges. We are an employee- owned small business, meaning our employees see the benefit of their contributions and have a stake in our overall success.  If you'd like to join a collaborative group supporting mission critical tasking in a cleared environment, then Visionist is the place for you. Learn more about us here:


5 Benefits We Know You Will Love! 
  - Grow with career progression opportunities and personalized road maps
  - Supported and company paid upskilling through continued education, training, conferences, and lunch & learns
  - 32 days off per year (4 weeks PTO + 12 holidays) 
  - Competitive pay including an annual raise AND end of year bonus
  - Fun and frequent employee events and family gatherings like lunches, happy hours, cooking contests, D&D club, and much more!

  - Work with: 
      - OpenSource (NoSQL) products that support highly distributed, massively parallel computational needs 
      - Map Reduce programming model and technologies 
Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) 
      - Serialization such as JSON and/or BSON
  - Develop Restful services
Implement Continuous Integration / Continuous Testing: Bamboo, Jenkins, GitLab Cl/Pipelines

  - Implement Continuous Monitoring: ELK Stack (ElasticSearch, Logstash and Kibana), Nagios
  - Microservices software development and container-orchestration (e.g., Kubernetes)
  - Requirements analysis and design of Object-Oriented systems
  - Develop solutions integrating and extending FOSS/COTS products

  - Bachelor's degree in a technical field
  - 5 years experience in software development
  - 4 years experience using Java, C, and C++
  - 3 years experience with software integration, software testing, and developing software for UNIX/Linux OS
  - Hadoop / Cloud Developer Certification


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Next steps: Apply online and one of our recruiters will reach out to you. We have a streamlined process of phone screen with a recruiter, interview with a Visionist team at our HQ in Columbia, MD, and that is all!

Interested in learning more about Visionist and the work we do? Check out our website!


U.S citizenship required (green card holders and permanent residents are not eligible). Applicants selected will be required to obtain / maintain a government security clearance. 

Visionist, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action / Protected Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities employer.