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Technical Analyst - Support in Tysons, VA at Point Solutions Group

Date Posted: 10/26/2018

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Job Description

PSG is actively seeking a proven Technical Analyst to provide Tier2/3 support to QA team, as well as to both Physical and Cloud Infrastructure and Security. 


  • Answer all application related questions
  • Write a solid knowledge base of documentation to make more self-serving
  • Troubleshooting applications to document and reproduce bugs
  • Support QA in defect triage and testing
  • Writing automation code for DevOps & Security Operations
  • Responding to production issues (outages, performance changes, network configuration, version/upgrade)

Required Skills, Abilities, Certs:

  • Bachelors Degree preferably related to IT
  • 3+ years of development, preferably in the development of enterprise-level web applications using one or more of the Java/J2EE frameworks, including Spring, SpringData, SpringBoot, Apache, MVC, API Services etc. or common Microsoft patterns.
  • 3+ years of progressively responsible DevOps experience
  • Experience implementing end to end Continuous Delivery pipelines.
  • AWS  cloud experience in a production environment
  • Configuration Management and Infrastructure as Code (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Ansible).
  • Mid-tier skills: Spring, REST, RabbitMQ, Kafka
  • Back-end tools: MongoDB, MySQL, Cassandra
  • DevOps skills: Docker, AWS, Chef, Jenkins, Puppet, Ansible

Additional Desired Skills:

  • Hands on experience with configuring Windows or Linux logging and auditing
  • Basic experience configuring and troubleshooting network switches, routers, firewalls.
  • Basic understanding of networking- TCP/IP,
  • Basic understanding of cloud infrastructure
  • Understanding of the Top 20 Critical Security Controls for Effective Cyber Defense
  • Advanced understanding of the OWASP Top 10
  • Intermediate hands-on experience with network security or equivalent study
  • Experience working as an analyst in a 24x7 SOC
  • Basic command of Linux systems administration and working with BASH
  • Basic experience in one of Linux, Windows or Database administration
  • Advanced understanding of HTTP, SSL/TLS, SOAP, and reverse proxies
  • Intermediate experience with the following: using an IDS eg, Snort, a WAF, SIEM concepts, penetration testing