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Category: Engineer Job Type: Contract
Job ID Number: 10636 City/State: Richmond    VA
Job Title: Sr Software Systems Engineer(Python, Shell)
Job Description: Location: Richmond, VA/ 12+ Months Contract

Ideal candidate will have 6+ IT experience that isn't just a programmer, but someone who is well rounded in system administration related skills as well.
SCADA system experience along with the above: BIG PLUS.

Local candidates strongly preferred.
Only Green Card and US Citizen required

Top Skills Needed:
  • Experience with Python and shell scripting.

  • Experience with integration of vendor and custom applications in a large-scale corporate environment.

  • 3 years of experience with Linux or Unix.

  • Experience designing integration solutions to/from operational systems using relational databases, flat files or other methods.

Additional Qualifications:
  • Experience contributing to and supporting a high profile application (mission critical, 24x7).

  • Achievement oriented and self-motivated (a go-getter).

  • Able to work independently but also knows when to ask for assistance.

  • Able to multitask and manage time across multiple projects.

  • Experience working in high-security/highly-compliant environments a plus.

  • Education Bachelors preferred Discipline Business, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems.

  • Translate business and user requirements into accurate system design requirements and technical specifications addressing all applications tiers and external system interfaces.

  • Support daily operations of diverse application portfolio of IT / OT applications.

  • Work on a team of IT professionals to support the full lifecycle delivery/implementation of multiple high profile software projects.

  • Analyze and evaluate existing or developed company applications or systems and prepares documentation including detailed technical designs, system use cases, system flow charts, data models, screen mock ups, and system interface descriptions outlining systems capabilities and processes.

  • Conducts detailed data analysis and produces system data mapping deliverables.

  • Ability to define project tasks and estimate level of effort to achieve project deliverables and goals.

  • Contributes to and works to meet project schedules by providing accurate estimates of effort required for systems analyst deliverables, by also providing updates on project progress to team members, project management and project personnel, and by escalating issues that might affect project success to management.

  • Interacts regularly with Business customers, Business Analysts, other Systems Analysts, Architects, Developers and Software vendors to meet project objectives.

  • Experience leading small teams on COTS - Commercial-Off-the-Shelf Implementations and collaborating with vendors to resolve complex problems and deliver client results.

  • Manage defects and enhancement requests; this includes analysis, working with a developer, testing/validating results, and coordinating implementation.

  • Create and execute detailed test scripts.

  • Provide root cause analysis of operational issues and application defects.

  • Provide low level analysis and design for development and maintenance of supported applications.

  • Analyze new requirements and identify solution alternatives and define detailed system modifications.

  • Convert conceptual designs into technical solutions.

  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

For expedited response, please contact Karan at 804-999-5641

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