ArlingtonTXRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Arlington jobs

Cloud Software Engineer

Company: CAE
Location: Arlington
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Job Description:

Role and Responsibilities
Who We Are:

  • CAE Vision: Our vision is to be the worldwide partner of choice in defense and security, civil aviation, and healthcare by revolutionizing our customers' training and critical operations with digitally immersive solutions to elevate safety, efficiency and readiness.

  • CAE Defense & Security Mission: CAE's Defense and Security business unit focuses on helping prepare military customers to develop and maintain the highest levels of mission readiness.

  • CAE Values: Empowerment, Innovation, Excellence, Integrity and OneCAE make us who we are and we strive to make a difference in the world while helping each other succeed.

    What We Have to Offer:

    • Comprehensive and competitive benefits package and flexibility that promotes work-life balance

    • A work environment where all employees are valued, respected and safe

    • Freedom to succeed by enabling team members to deliver, take initiatives and make decisions

    • Recognition, professional development, advancement and having fun!

      This is a hands-on technical cloud computing software engineering position on the Networking and Infrastructure (NI) team. Software engineer will assist in the design and support of advanced cloud network solutions. Responsibilities include collaboration on design and development of cyber-secure cloud infrastructures and managing off-premise computational resources.
      Essential Duties and Responsibilities
      Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

      • Support the development of and recommend improvements to open architectures and applications, infrastructure, and cloud platforms to ensure they are best suited for Cloud deployment and consumption.

      • Support the adoption of Cloud best practices and supporting technologies to enable such capabilities as DevSecOps, Big Data/Analytics, AI, Micro-Services.

      • Support the architecture, design, development, troubleshoot, and implementation of cloud solutions

      • Work closely with the Cyber Security team to ensure the applications and solutions designed and deployed are secure and compliant.

      • Demonstrate creative and valuable solutions for addressing problems or improving services for our customers

      • Report status on tasks and assignments, including appropriate task prioritization

      • Must be able to perform effectively as part of a project "team".

      • Travel as needed to maintain existing solutions at customer sites (up to 25%)

      • Generate preliminary and detailed designs as required for enhancements or modifications to existing designs with high level guidance provided by senior engineers, requiring the application of current industry design concepts and utilization of basic technical writing skills.

      • Identify and evaluate appropriate technology solutions to meet customer needs including determining the extend of customization needed to an existing solution and the impact to implementing within the program cost and delivery schedule

      • Effectively Interface with Customer personnel at varying organizational levels

      • Must be self-motivated and expected to work independently with minimal supervision

      • Create, delegate, and prioritize tasks while mentoring junior engineers in support of program goals

        Qualifications and Education Requirements

        • Must be eligible for DoD Personal Security Clearance

        • Bachelor's degree in technical field such as Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering

        • 5-8 years of hands on experience in a specific technology practice (Infrastructure, Network, Storage, Servers, Security, Windows, Linux, etc.) for both on premise and cloud resources

        • 5+ years networking experience

        • 2+ years operating system (Windows, Linux, or similar) administration and operation experience

        • 2+ years virtualization (VMware, HyperV, VirtualBox, or similar) experience

        • 2+ years experience with high order software languages such as C, C++, Java, Python

        • 2+ years experience in container management technologies like OpenShift, AKS, EKS, Rancher, Docker

        • Experience using a source code repository such as Git, BitBucket, Mercurial, or Subversion

        • Experience using a defect management system such as Jira, Bugzilla or Fogbugz

        • Experience with Agile development methodologies

        • Experience briefing technical topics to various audiences

        • Due to U.S. Government contract requirements, only U.S. citizens are eligible for this role.

          Preferred Skills

          • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

          • Well refined troubleshooting skills, ability to determine the root cause of a problem and identify and resolve systemic problems.

          • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.

          • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.

          • Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems.

          • Experience using and deploying RDMS, NoSQL, or Graph databases

          • Experience working with service-based architectures and Web APIs

          • Experience with HTML, HTML5, CSS, XML, XSLT, and JSON.

          • Experience with administration of CI/CD pipeline tools.

          • Experience with writing Linux bash scripts

          • Experience with one or more of the following: Terraform, Cloud Formation, Microsoft Bicep

          • Experience managing/implementing server/clients with Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) Platforms and Federation Services (NetIQ, ADFS, Azure MFA, Keycloak, Red Hat SSO, Duo, SAML, etc.)

          • Experience scaling applications based on user demand.

          • IAT Level 2 Certification (e.g. Security +).

          • Experience working and deploying on DOD networks including NIPR, SIPR, and JWICS

          • Administration experience on Microsoft Enterprise CA - Cert Requests/Monitoring.

          • Administration experience on Microsoft Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS).

          • Familiarity with Information Assurance programs.

          • Any of the following: Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP), (ISC) - Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

          • CompTIA Cloud+

          • Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert

          • Amazon Web Services Certified Solutions Architect - Professional

          • Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) Certifications such as Practitioner, Scrum Master, Product Owner

          • Experience designing, developing for, and deploying custom air-gapped systems

            Security Responsibilities
            Must comply---with all company security and data protection / usage policies and procedures.--- Personally responsible for proper marking and handling of all information and materials, in any form. Shall not divulge any information, or afford access, to other employees not having a need-to-know. Shall not divulge information outside company without management approval.--- All government and proprietary information will be accessed and stored electronically on company provided resources.

            • Incumbent must be eligible for DoD Personal Security Clearance.

              Due to U.S. Government contract requirements, only U.S. citizens are eligible for this role.
              Work Environment
              This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. This role requires the ability to travel to customer sites for testing events.
              Physical Demands
              This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. This role requires the ability to maneuver body in/out of cockpits that contain sensitive equipment.
              As part of Executive Order 14042, you may be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 4, 2022. CAE USA will consider employee requests for exemptions to the vaccination requirements based on medical/disability or sincerely held religious beliefs. All requests will be reviewed in accordance with applicable laws and must be approved by CAE USA prior to employment.
              Other Duties
              Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for their job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
              CAE USA Inc. is an EOE/AA employer and gives consideration for employment to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here EEO is the Law poster ( .
              PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.
              Position Type
              CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.
              Equal Employment Opportunity
              At CAE, everyone is welcome to contribute to our success. With no exception.
              As captured in our overarching value "One CAE", we're proud to work as one passionate, boundaryless and inclusive team.
              At CAE, all employees are welcome regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, neurodiversity or age.
              The masculine form may be used in this job description solely for ease of reading, but refers to men, women and the gender diverse.
              At CAE, we equip people in critical roles with the expertise and solutions to create a safer world. As a technology company, we digitalize the physical world, deploying simulation training and critical operations support solutions. Above all else, we empower pilots, airlines, defence and security forces, and healthcare practitioners to perform at their best every day and when the stakes are the highest. Around the globe, we're everywhere customers need us to be with more than 13,000 employees in more than 200 sites and training locations in over 40 countries. CAE represents 75 years of industry firsts-the highest-fidelity flight and mission simulators, surgical manikins, and personalized training programs powered by artificial intelligence. We're investing our time and resources into building the next generation of cutting-edge, digitally immersive training and critical operations solutions while keeping positive environmental, social and governance (ESG) impact at the core of our mission. Today and tomorrow, we'll make sure our customers are ready for the moments that matter.

Keywords: CAE, Arlington , Cloud Software Engineer, IT / Software / Systems , Arlington, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Arlington RSS job feeds