Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans)

Data Analytics-Software Developer
Job CategorySoftware Engineering /Development
Clearance LevelEligible to Obtain
LocationMassachusetts, Lexington
Req Code18:BC-D5-029
Job Description
Solidus is looking for a Software Developer to realize the vision of a big data analytics platform that leverages data to provide situational awareness decisions, and detection & characterization of anomalous activity. The candidate will assist in design and implementation of software-defined systems. He/She will develop software to collect, normalize and process network traffic in a big data analytics environment. In addition, the developer will implement analytical capabilities designed by the team of researchers and test developed capabilities to ensure that performance parameters are met.

The successful candidate will join a group that strives to improve the security of these government systems through the development and deployment of innovative cyber security solutions that rely on the application of sound scientific and engineering principles and methodologies. The group develops threat models, measures, and metrics for security; novel analytics for discovery and characterization of cyber actors; and scalable human-assistive cyber decision support tools. In each of the group's R&D areas, emphasis is placed on realistic data and rigorous experimental evaluation of techniques. Projects are carried out by small, focused, cooperative teams that succeed together by participating in all phases of technical solution development, including problem analysis, innovative solution design, system architecture, solution prototyping and field-testing, and final technology transfer to DoD and intelligence community sponsors or industry.

-US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance. (Active DoD Secret Clearance Preferred) 
-PhD plus 5 years minimum experience, or MS plus 8 years minimum experience
-Strong problem-solving aptitude.
-Ability and willingness to constantly learn and update his/her skills.
-Capable to work independently and apply best practice knowledge in a team environment.
-Knowledge in a number of software languages to include: Java, Python, C/C++.

Preferred Skills:
-Proficiency in 2-3 of the following: Python, C/C++, Linux Kernel, and Java.
-Familiarity with Big Data technologies.
-Knowledge of computer networking and internet protocols.

Applicants selected must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship may be required. Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. NOTICE OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PLAN FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, DISABLED VETERANS AND OTHER PROTECTED VETERANS. It is the policy of this Company to seek and employ qualified individuals at all locations and facilities, and to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees in recruiting, hiring, placement, training, compensation, insurance, benefits, promotion, transfer, and termination. To achieve this, we are dedicated to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, and other protected veterans. The objective in adopting the Affirmative Action Programs is to place qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans and other protected veterans in all job classifications. These Affirmative Action Programs are available for inspection by any applicant or employee by contacting the Company's EEO Coordinator, in the Human Resources office, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm