Jr. Full Stack Engineer

Blackstone Technology Group   •  

Arlington, VA

Industry: Technical Services


Not Specified years

Posted 63 days ago

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Blackstone Federal is looking to hire a Jr. Full Stack Engineer / Platform Engineer in the DC area. As a member of a high-performing team, the engineer will provide Linux administration, and will design and implement innovative Cloud, DevOps, Automation, and Container solutions in a fast-moving, cutting edge government client environment. The right candidate will be a self-starter, a problem solver, and preferably demonstrate familiarity with AWS, Linux, orchestration tools, and Docker. The project is focused on providing web content management as a service, migration, containerization, CI/CD, and automation, using all open-source technologies.


  • Assist with O&M for a multi-site cloud system
  • Work with clients, project leadership, and other tech team members to design and implement systems management tools and processes
  • Assist with developing technological strategy for cloud and container architectures
  • Present ideas for improvements based on business and technical understanding

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Must successfully complete a stringent Background Investigation and obtain the required Government Security (Active DHS clearance is a plus – U.S. Citizenship is a requirement).
  • Must be comfortable and confident with Linux/Bash
  • Some exposure to Docker
  • Experience with Git and a CI/CD pipeline
  • Ability to communicate through multiple mediums
  • Ability to produce architectural diagrams
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies
  • Demonstrates very good written and oral presentation skills and outstanding client-interaction skills.
  • Thinks creatively and demonstrates the ability to work independently on a complex task with little direction, supervision, and management oversight
  • Highly motivated, a self-starter, and able to work alone or in groups

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience with some scripting and automation, preferably Python and Ansible
  • Familiarity with basic networking concepts
  • Experience with Drupal or other content management frameworks, as well as MySQL
  • GoLang, Java, or knowledge of other programming languages is a plus
  • Hands-on experience in AWS, supporting a Production system, or a successful migration AWS certification(s)