Software Engineer

Posted on Aug 6, 2022 by Applied Information Sciences

Reston, VA
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

As a Software Engineer, you will use cutting edge cloud and data technologies to help global brands and federal agencies solve challenging problems through innovative technology solutions. Work on exciting projects, future-proof your skills, and grow into your dream job alongside some of the most talented, knowledgeable, and dedicated technologists in the industry.

What You'll Be Doing:

Work as part of an evolving DevOps-focused enviornment with infrastructure engineering, operations, product development and CI/CD teams. Technologies include strict alignment with secure platform standards and practices in support of on-premises and/or cloud-based virtualized appplication servers on Windows Server & Linux, tooling such as Octopus Deploy & Azure DevOps, agile practices, and emergeing technologies such as infrastructure/configuration-as-code & containerization capabilities.

This a hands-on position that will work side by side with other team members throughout the Infrastructure and Cloud Product and Service Organization. As a member of a cross functional team, the Systems Engineeer will be flexible, participate in mutual understanding, and continuously evaluate processes.

The most important skills are:

Setup/Troubleshooting IIS

Supporting .NET Applications

Windows Server Administration / Scripting via PowerShell

Understanding of DevOps Concepts and a Solution Based Mindset

Location and Travel Details:

This is a remote position with occasional travel once COVID restrictions are lifted.

Profile of Success:

Knowledge of Infrastructure Architecture and Administration

Expertise in creating, analyzing, and restoring large-scale distributed systems

Experience working with Windows and Linux operating systems. 

Knowledge of Scripting Languages such as Bash, Perl, Powershell, Ruby, and Python

Must have knowledge of Web Servers, preferably IIS

Knowledge of enterprise backup and recovery procesdures, system performance-monitoring tools, active directories, virtualization, HTTP traffic, contect deluvery, and caching

Knowledge of Git or other version control technologies

Experience with Cloud Based Techologies, preferably Azure

Understanding of Microsoft Active Directory, and experience with IP based networks, including of data networking componenets and concepts.

Experience with Cloud Based Technologies preferably Azure.  

Understanding of Microsoft Active Directory, and experience with IP based networks, including of data networking components and concepts.  

Desirable Skills:

Ability to stay up to date on current technologies and learn both collaboratively and independently

Effective at both verbal and written communication based on the intended audience

Solid Interpersonal and collaboration skills

Excellent customer service skills including the ability to take ownership

Must have a strong work ethic, time management skills, initiative, continuous imporvement mindset, and a positive attitude

Ability to work independently or on a team

Ability to coordinate activities with team members and other stakeholders

Ability to multi-task and change priorities with effective results

Strong root cause analysis skills

Experience with the Agile frameowrk and ITIL preferred

About AIS:

AIS, Dedicated to Our People


AIS employees can spend their entire career at AIS doing challenging, rewarding work and reach their desired level of achievement and responsibility. We offer the opportunity to move up, without the obligation to move out of a position where one excels. We are committed to our employee's success; however, they define it.


It's our dedication to our employees that inspired our leadership to invest in our future and become partially employee-owned through an Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP).


Our employees are our greatest strength, and we do all that we can to serve them. We invest in technology as early adopters, allowing us to create transformative and innovative solutions for our customers while exposing our team to cutting edge technology.


We hire outstanding individuals who are committed to curiosity, passionate about emerging technology, and who are excited to find innovative solutions for the biggest tech challenges facing international brands and government agencies today.


We Invest in Individuals Committed to Innovation


AIS is seeking professionals of a certain character and level of excellence. People that we can learn from and that we can help grow to achieve their personal career goals.


We are looking for:

Smart people with a passion for technology

Strong technical capabilities with a consultancy mindset

Close involvement with local technical communities

A willingness to think outside of the box to provide innovative solutions to clients

Ability to solve challenging technical business problems

Self-directed professionals

Our Core Values

Client Success

Continued Learning and Technical Excellence

Strong Client Relationships

Citizenship and Community

EEO Statement:

Applied Information Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis covered by law. Employment decisions are based solely on qualifications, merit, and business need.

Reference: 75748661

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