Position Requires a Top Secret (TS/SCI) Clearance with a Polygraph.
The Contractor shall determine how requirements are satisfied. The Contractor shall ensure that all developed applications and modifications to existing customer applications operate in compliance with applicable documents. Planned activities shall be coordinated with all stakeholders and approved by the customer. In making their requirements determination, the Contractor shall consider the following:
a. Use existing enterprise services rather than building single-purpose solutions.
b. Fully describe and document mission solution architecture and interfaces, with any deviation requiring prior approval via the customer-approved waiver process.
c. Ensure each new application or system enhancement meets agreed upon performance Service Level Agreements (SLAs) for system up-time, concurrent users and system recovery.
d. Monitor each application to provide status awareness and include a resolution plan for the application in the event of its failure.
e. Comply with customers Risk Management Framework (RMF) to ensure that the program addresses and mitigates vulnerabilities and risks identified throughout the lifecycle of the project.
f. Comply with customers Agile Development Framework.
The Contractor Team shall:
a. Recommend to the customer, changes to current applications and databases based on customer requirements.
b. Recommend to the customer, modernization options for data hosting, data cleansing, data transport, data exposure and data ingestion at an enterprise scale.
c. Make recommendations to the customer for modernization with a focus on performance, security, and cost, with the flexibility to store and manage large volumes of disparate, enterprise datasets while identifying the authoritative dataset and reducing dataset duplication.
d. With customer oversight, select appropriate cloud services to design and deploy applications and databases based on given requirements.
e. Manage instances of cloud infrastructure services and multiple cloud servers.
f. Manage enhancements and improvements to current data systems technology and processes, including data access authorizations against enterprise-approved user attributes and solutions with customer oversight.
g. In consultation with customers management, assist to determine both technical and business goals and make detailed plans to accomplish these goals.
h. Create functional design specifications, architectures and render support with other cloud project deliverables.
i. Continuously evaluate program progress and evaluate incoming information to ensure the program is progressing on schedule.
j. Assist the customers product owner with the assessment of program requirements and entering requirements appropriately into customers tracking tools.
k. Assist the customers product owner with mitigating or avoiding risks.
l. Assist the customers product owner in alleviating program issues.
m. Coordinate stakeholder engagements, such as user requirements sessions and training.
n. Define, analyze, track, review, and categorize technical and functional requirements.
o. Support tasks requiring collecting, compiling, evaluating and publishing information and statistical data included in documents, records, forms, reports, plans, policies and regulations.
p. Interface with stakeholders to ensure user stories are accurately and properly documented.
q. Manage agile stories via customer-approved methods.
r. Use customer-approved tracking system to document and track issues and problems.
s. Provide program or project verification and validation.
t. Provide frequent contact with customers, traceability within program documents, and the overall computing environment and architecture.
u. Provide data architecture, analyst and integration support to identify the enterprise data needs and design master blueprints , to include alignment to customers systems, data investments, business strategy for customer consideration, and data access governance as directed by multiple functional data stewards.
v. Outline high-level, integrated designs to meet requirements for customer consideration.
w. Participate in daily scrum meetings.
x. Provide operations and maintenance of databases in the cloud infrastructure.
y. Implement changes to current applications and databases based on customer requirements with customer concurrence.
z. Support customers representatives in cloud environment purchase, engineering, and architecture related activities as applicable to applications and databases.
aa. Provide project management support to the customer Software Development Lifecycle process.
bb. With customer oversight, develop applications and modifications to existing customer applications in compliance with the customers architectural and Authorization and Accreditation (A&A) process.
Position Level: Level 2 – Expert
Salary Range: Up to $195,000.00 per year
B4Corp Estimated Salary Ranges:
Position Level Min Salary Max Salary
Level 1 – Subject Matter Expert $160,000 $215,000
Level 2 – Expert $140,000 $195,000
Level 3 – Senior $110,000 $170,000
Level 4 – Full Performance $60,000 $100,000
Required Skills and Demonstrated Experience:
The Contractor shall ensure, for the duration of the contract, that contractor personnel assigned to work under this contract maintain institutional knowledge and competency level necessary for all required skills, to include demonstrated on-the-job experience.
The Contractor Team shall possess and provide the following required skills and demonstrated experience:
Demonstrated experience utilizing Oracle and PostgreSQL databases.
Demonstrated experience with Tableau and COGNOS for reporting presentation.
Demonstrated experience developing and interfacing with Application Program Interfaces (APIs).
Demonstrated experience performing testing and quality assurance of developed solutions within the existing Oracle data tier.
Demonstrated experience developing, creating, and modifying data structure and data load routines for analytic use cases.
Demonstrated experience working with relational data tiers including cleansing, transforming and processing of structured data.
Demonstrated experience working with views, triggers and Oracle PL and SQL.
Demonstrated knowledge of Amazon Web Services environments, including RDS, S3, etc.
Demonstrated experience working within an Agile project management model.
Demonstrated experience aligning data architecture with enterprise strategy and architectures that integrate and improve the quality of enterprise data.
Desired Skills and demonstrated Experience
Skills and demonstrated knowledge that are highly desired but not required to perform the work include:
Demonstrated experience as agile scrum master.
Demonstrated experience with Amazon Web Services/Cloud Data Migration Services.
Demonstrated experience with JIRA.
Demonstrated experience with IMMUTA data policy.
Demonstrated experience collaborating with customer staff, IT customers, and other technical and non-technical staff and contractors at all levels.
Demonstrated experience with a variety of data repository types (i.e., relational, NoSQL, distributed processing framework, etc.).
Demonstrated experience creating and interfacing with REST APIs.
B4CORP Company Information
B4Corp is a small defense contracting company that focuses on providing an optimum environment for mission-focused, highly-skilled consultants to support the United States of America’s intelligence community and other defense organizations. B4Corp provides a low overhead, highly efficient, high salary environment that allows employees to excel at meeting the client’s needs. B4Corp is looking for information technology professionals that have a high sense of personal responsibility, self-motivation, and mission drive.
B4Corp’s dedication and care for its employees is reflected in the outstanding compensation and benefits B4Corp provides. Our salaries are second to none. B4Corp’s benefits reflect the company’s policy of putting the employees first. Our health insurance demonstrates this with 100% employer coverage and providing employees with a plan that has $0 copay, 0% coinsurance and an HSA that can allow employees to accrue health savings for the future. B4Corp’s maximum flexibility comp / makeup time policy, along with the company’s cafeteria-style benefit plan that allows employees to maximize their benefit dollars, reflects B4Corp’s commitment to its employees.
- Outstanding Salaries
- Full Vanguard 401k Plan – Featuring a full scope of investment options
– 100% employer matched contribution up to 6% of employee’s salary
– Ability to max out 401k savings $57k ($63.5k if over 50)
- Employees receive B4Corp phantom stock each year (2-year vesting period)
Insurance 100% Employer-Paid Premiums:
- United Health Care Choice Plus HSA POS Gold 1500 w/HSA
– Employer funded HSA to cover 100% health care deductible
– Health insurance: $0 copay, $0 co-insurance. Full scope protection for you and your family!
– 100% employer premium coverage for single and family
- Health Equity HSA – B4Corp contributes $1500.00 for single and $3000.00 for family into your Health Equity HSA to cover 100% of your health care deductible.
- Mutual of Omaha Dental VSP Vision Insurance Mutual of Omaha short-term disability (60% of salary up to $2,000.00/week)
- Mutual of Omaha long-term disability (60% of salary up to $10,000.00/month)
- Mutual of Omaha life insurance ($200,000.00)
Employee Referral Bonus:
- Refer a friend or a coworker and receive $3,000 per year for every year the person works for B4CORP
Paid Time Off (PTO):
- Seven weeks of leave per year (including ten federal holidays)
- Ability to purchase 2 additional weeks of vacation
- Flexible work schedule with comp time (with customer approval)
Tuition and Training:
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– More than 200 online IT courses on a large variety of topics, including networking, security, virtualization, and the cloud — from trusted vendors such as Cisco, Microsoft, and Google.
– Train anytime, anywhere, and on a variety of devices – even offline!
– Transcender® Practice Exams
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- Free L inux Academy Online Training Account
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