Rust Job: Principal Software Engineer - Cloud and Data

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Reston, VA - United States of America

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Principal Software Engineer - Cloud and Data
Company Overview
CCG is a technology company focused on equipping customers with the capabilities and support to conduct intelligent and successful cyber operations. We do this by finding the most talented engineers and operators in the country, give them some of the most challenging problems facing the US government, and help them unleash their creativity and problem-solving skills. Excellence is our standard and mission success is our metric.
This role is for a technical lead of our secure data management team. You will be responsible for designing and implementing a solution focused on importing classified and unclassified data from our partners, and ensuring the data gets tagged and routed to its appropriate enclaves. The solution will take into account best security practices, and permit necessary scaling.
This is a hybrid position. You will have the opportunity to split time between working remotely and working in a secure facility in NoVA just outside DC.
  • Participate and lead design and architecture of back-end systems 
  • Develop robust and high-quality software, putting the user’s requirements first
  • Maintain functionally correct software, assured by a suite of automation tests
  • Facilitate delivery and deployment of operational capabilities
Required Qualifications
  • Must possess a TS/SCI security clearance
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related technical discipline. Degree requirement can be met with four years of hands on experience in a software engineer or similar full time position
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to develop independently software based capabilities 
  • Experience providing daily guidance and oversight to other engineers
  • Experience contributing to or leading the design of new capabilities
  • Proficient in two or more of the the following programming languages: Python, Go, C/C++, Rust, or Java
  • Proficient in containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Podman)
  • Comfortable and proficient in Linux-based development environments
  • Experience with distributed message queues and caching tools
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Comfortable in a high-trust, adaptable, team environment
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in a software engineer or similar role in the Cyber Operation Domain
  • Experience with cloud technologies (e.g. Azure, AWS)
  • Proficient with container orchestration using Kubernetes
  • Experience with cyber operations security concepts or tradecraft
  • Experience communicating with customers and end-users 
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.