MEI Technologies, Inc IRES - Big Data Systems Back-End-Developer (AS0003WU) in Colorado Springs, Colorado



The Big Data Developer will work on the IRES Program supporting the Missile Defense Agency. The work location can be at Schriever AFB, Colorado, Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, Alabama, or Ft Belvoir, Virginia. The candidate will perform all phases of system engineering including requirements analysis, application design, and code development and testing.


  • The developer will collaborate with business units and end-users to design, prototype, test and implement the data ingestion, cleaning, curation and stage and retrieval of data from a cloud-based big data environment. They may also provide analytic, statistical modeling, dissemination and presentation support of the Data Analytics and Reporting Services

  • The developer will work with data scientists, analysts and architects from the Data Analytics and Reporting Services team to build and maintain analytic capabilities end-to-end user experience and interface lifecycle based on business functional and performance requirements

  • Other duties as assigned



  • High School Diploma and 12 years general experience or an Associate’s degree and 10 years general experience or a Bachelor’s degree and 8 years or a Master’s degree and 6 years’ experience.

  • Requires 6 years directly related experience, and 3 years in management or leadership roles; Experience must be in one or more of the following: Java, Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD), Cloudera, Kafka, Logstash, Redhat, SQL, JSON, C++, Python, R, C#, Ruby, Agile Methodologies, Adobe Certified Expert (ACE), metadata generation and ETL process.

  • Candidate must possess a CompTIA Security+ with CE or higher or able to obtain certification within 30 days

  • Must be a US citizen and have an active DoD Secret clearance


  • Experience developing processes and training and cloud based system architectures and related tool

  • Experience in large development initiatives, developing high volume database applications, data warehousing, complex shell scripting, Agile methodology and publicor private cloud experience

This position is not approved for relocation.

MEIT is an Equal Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran employer.

Job ID2018-1140

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CategoryInformation Technology