Job ID: VA 1051-Full Stack Developer
United States / Work from Home / Manasass, VA
US Citizenship Required for this Position:
Clearance Type:

Athena Sciences Corporation is seeking a Mid or Senior level Full Stack Developer for our team. This position allows remote work; periodic travel to Manasass, VA and Fairmont, WV will be required.

The Full Stack Developer will become part of Athena Sciences' efforts providing tools for industry and government property seizure teams. The system is being built in AWS GovCloud using a microservice architecture. Amazon RDS, Spring Boot, and Angular are desired technologies, however, technologies may be replaced based on team desire and experience. The candidate can live anywhere in the US, though periodic travel to Manasass, VA and Fairmont, WV will be required for customer meetings and design reviews.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Performs design, technical planning, and implementation across all aspects of the system
Implements systems in accordance with relevant DHS guidelines
Coordinates design decisions and implementation plans with the architecture team
Interact with the government and industry customers to acquire user stories and resolve issues
Assist in the development and implementation of disaster recovery plans
Build unit and integration tests
Manage and monitor AWS services
Translates requirements into hardware and software specifications 

Basic Qualifications:

BS in Computer Science or related field
Experience with relational databases
Understanding of AWS services to deploy systems and software
Experience with Linux
Good presentation and writing/communication skills
Good customer management skills
Self-motivated, willing to learn, and interested in working in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with Amazon EC2, RDS, Glacier, S3
Experience with Docker
Experience with Spring Boot
Experience with Angular
Experience with Selenium
Experience with Cucumber
Experience with OSS email servers
Familiarity with government DR and COOP requirements

Job ID:WV-1048: Software Development Intern 

Location: United States-West Virginia-Morgantown
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No


2+ years in Computer Science education with knowledge of Java to develop commercial products.

Experience with MongoDB, Spring, or AngularJS a plus.

Job ID: WV 1050 Tier 2 System Administrator
Location: United States-West Virginia-Clarksburg
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Clearance Type: Top Secret

Athena Sciences Corporation is seeking a Mid-Level Tier 2 System Administrator to join our team. This position will be located in Clarksburg, WV.

The Engineer will become part of Athena Sciences’ biometrics effort supporting the DoD in a 24x7x365 operational environment. The ideal candidate will be a flexible and energetic individual in the Information Technology field. The candidate will work on-site at a U. S. Government facility and will interface directly with various government and contracting personnel in a fast-based customer service-oriented technical environment. This is a shift work position including nights/weekends; on-call may also be required. Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.  Position requires access to DoD and DOJ Facilities. All candidates must be eligible to obtain Top Secret DoD Clearance and be in good standing with the DoJ and their facilities. 


Roles and Responsibilities:
Administration and maintenance of workstation and server hardware 
Administration and maintenance of Windows operating systems including scripting and debugging 
Detect, diagnose and resolve or escalate system issues arising within the entire system architecture including server, workstation, network, or storage hardware, as well as commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) or custom software 
Clearly document and track system problems as well as produce system data and observations for engineering as required 
Monitor and report system security, performance and events utilizing system monitoring tools 
Apply patches and updates to infrastructure components during maintenance releases as required 
Develop, document and implement operating policies and procedures and participate in training as required 
Help support 24x7x365 Tier 1 and 2 staff including designated shift work and on-call rotations 
Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications:
BS in Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Science, or related field. An additional 4 years of work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
Minimum of three (3) years of directly related work experience
Experience with Windows Server 2008R2/2012R2 and Windows 7 in an enterprise domain environment
Experience with Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
Experience with AD Group Policies
Experience with VMware vSphere
Must currently possess or meet the training certification requirements of at least DoD 8570.01 IAT Level appropriate for the position (Security+CE, GSEC, CCNA-Security, SSCP, CISSP) or be willing and capable of obtaining within 6 months of hire and must maintain the appropriate levels of certification throughout employment
Must be eligible to obtain access to DoJ/FBI facilities
Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a Top Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
Direct experience with Windows Powershell both at the command prompt and writing scripts
Direct experience with developing, administering, and troubleshooting AD Group Policies
Hands-on development, administration, and troubleshooting experience with VMware virtualization products (ESXi, vSphere, View)
Experience with Microsoft Exchange Server administration
A relevant, current technical certification (MCSA Windows Server 2008/2012, VMware VCP5/VCDX6)
A relevant, current security certification (CompTIA Security+, ICS2 CISSP)
A current Secret Clearance

Athena is actively recruiting for the positions described below. We welcome you to submit your resume to and we will consider you for current and future positions.  If you are applying for a particular position, then please include the Job ID in the email Subject line.