Cloud Software Engineer: 5 + yrs exp – Annapolis Junction, MD

Website TeamBelay Belay Technologies Inc.

Belay Technologies is seeking a Cloud Software Developer with five years of development experience. You should have experience with Hadoop; Java, C or C++ experience; demonstrated experience with Docker to include Docker Image creation, remote repository and troubleshooting docker engine; and some experience with perl, python and/or ruby for software automation. All candidates must hold an active and full DoD security clearance. 
Lead the Way
Belay wants you to lead the way – push boundaries, offer ideas, create solutions, and be a part of something great with Team Belay!  Our team is full of technology pioneers who take the smartest approach, never accept the status quo, and are excited about making a difference!!
Our team leads:

  • Ideas; white papers, new technologies, improving existing infrastructure and introducing solutions…Belay was built on ideas
  • Growth; Be the Captain of your Fate!  Share your aspirations and Belay will pave the way with conferences, education, mentorship and hands-on exposure to new and exciting things
  • Development; step up, be instrumental in our growth and business efforts and you will be met with an open door to new experiences as leaders in a growing company
  • Benefits; your feedback determines our offerings, which improve constantly based on your needs
  • Giving: You tell us what is important to you and Belay will support your personal cause and charitable efforts, we’ve paid donations and volunteered to causes special to our team
  • Fun; You give us ideas and we deliver in a big way, with go-kart racing, rock climbing, swanky casino nights, skeet shooting, happy hours and more!

Make a difference and have fun with Team Belay!!
Job Requirements:

  • Within the last five (5) years, a minimum of three (3) years experience programming with a combination of any or all of the following: Java, C, or C++
  • Within the last three (3) years, a minimum of one (1) year experience designing and developing applications in a Windows or UNIX/Linux operating environment
  • Demonstrated experience with OpenSource (NoSQL) products that support highly distributed, massively parallel computation needs such as Hbase, Apache Accumulo, and/or Big Table
  • Demonstrated experience with Map/Reduce
  • Demonstrated experience with the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS)
  • Demonstrated experience with requirements analysis and design for one (1) or more object-oriented systems
  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline; an associate’s degree in computer science or related discipline and two (2) years programming experience or five (5) years programming experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree


  • Demonstrated experience designing and developing web applications with JavaScript
  • Demonstrated experience designing and developing automated analytic software, techniques, and algorithms
  • Demonstrated experience with compute cluster monitoring tools (e.g. Nagios, Ganglia)
  • Demonstrated experience with Apache Accumulo internals, to include configuring, tuning, and testing the same in many configurations (>200 node clusters)
  • Demonstrated experience developing Restful services
  • Demonstrated experience with Ruby-on-Rails framework
  • Demonstrated experience with Big-Data Cloud Scalability (e.g. Amazon, Google, and/or Facebook)

RDOS DO Requirements:
Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience with Docker to include Docker Image creation, maintaining a remote Docker repository, troubleshooting Docker engine
  • Configure, troubleshoot and manage large Hadoop clusters at a scale from 200-2400 nodes
  • Identify and run software tools to manage and monitor large compute clusters in an efficient manner
  • A minimum of one (1) year experience writing software scripts using at least one (1) of the following scripting languages: Perl, Python, and/or Ruby for software automation
  • A minimum of one (1) year experience implementing and providing technical support for multi-platform, multi-system networks, including those composed of CISCO and UNIX or LINUX-based hardware platforms, to include the diagnosis and resolution of issues
  • One (1) year experience implementing network solutions for complex, high performance systems composed of UNIX or LINUX-based hardware platforms
  • Demonstrated experience with the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS)
  • Demonstrated experience with Apache Spark

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience wth Gluster file system
  • Demonstrated experience with Kubernetes
  • Demonstrated experience with Rancher for Kubernetes
  • Experience with Mesosphere and/or Marathon
  • Experience with SALT
  • Experience with ElasticSearch

Perks and Benefits
Belay Technologies offers an extensive benefits package, including:
– Up to 8 weeks in paid leave (4 weeks of personal leave, 3 days of Yay! leave, 10 paid holidays, and optional leave up to 6 days through Belay’s volunteer program)
– 6% matching in 401(k) contributions vested on day one
– $5,000 annual training/tuition or the option to use that money to pay off student loans
– Rich medical coverage (100% coinsurance, no copays) with a fully funded Health Savings Account with up to $3000 in annual contributions from Belay
– Dental coverage including orthodontia
– Up to $420,000 in life insurance, life insurance and disability premiums covered 100% by Belay
– Pet insurance, generous referral bonus program, company sponsored lunches and events, and many more!
Think you know someone who might be right for the job? Refer them to and you may be eligible for a referral reward up to  $10,000!
What We Do
Belay Technologies provides leading technology and engineering solutions to the DoD, as well as state-of-the-art commercial products. We are a certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business in the Baltimore/Washington area, and we are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We hire software engineers, web designers, test engineers, systems engineers, systems administrators, database engineers and other tech services.
Key words: Full Clearance, Fort Meade, SDVOSB, Service-disabled veteran owned small business, DoD, VoxCloud


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