Cloud Software Engineer

Cloud Software Engineer


Title: Cloud Software Engineer 

About the job:

CollabraSpace is seeking Engineers with experience in software intensive programs. Ideal candidates will have designed and developed in large system environments with experience in requirements analysis, development, integration and support with cloud computing.


  • Participate in the development and analysis of new cloud computing technologies including distributed computing approaches such as Hadoop, (HDFS, MapReduce),  Hive, Pig, ZooKeeper, etc.
  • Write and implement algorithms which make the most of cloud architectures
  • Data harvesting (including data conversion and validation) to contribute to knowledge base, providing analytics, and (in some cases) designing UIs
  • Clearance:  Applicants must be U.S. Citizens possessing an active TS security clearance.

Our work typically includes the following:

Ideal Candidates have experience in Java EE, customer Cloud ingest & web-tier architecture, and other server side languages. Planning, design and coding experience of information systems is required.  Candidates will also have experience in:

  • How to develop, configure and tune MapReduce programs to run on large clusters
  • NoSQL solutions (Accumulo, Big Table, Cassandra, MongoDB, etc.)
  • Data Mining and associated fields (text analytics, NLP, Machine Learning, etc.)

Additional skills preferred include strong analytical and problem solving abilities. Excellent communication skills to interact with partners, customer and support personnel. Ability to work independently or as a team member.

Location:  Annapolis Junction, MD, US.


About us:

Collaboration is the fusion of people and ideas toward a common goal; and at CollabraSpace it’s part of everything we do.  It’s the foundation upon which Collabraspace was created, at the core of our corporate philosophy, and even represented in our logo where different pieces of one circle work together in synergy.  As a technical services and product company, Collabraspace supports the critical mission of our nation’s security through ongoing collaboration with our team members, customers, and partners.

Across our 20+ programs we provide enterprise software development solutions and real-time collaboration to both government and private industry.  CollabraSpace is headquartered in Annapolis Junction, MD, close to the majority of our work and therefore, close to you.

CollabraSpace Facts:

  • Team.  At CollabraSpace, we truly believe in the team.  We’ll always do our best to find a position that makes you happy to go to work every day, support the charitable causes that are important to you, and encourage your involvement with the company by providing events for the whole family.
  • Security.  We offer competitive salaries but more than that, we make sure the salary we are offering you can be supported by multiple programs.  Why is that important?  See bullet #1; if you’re not happy we will do our best to find something that does make you happy.
  • Benefits.  Our comprehensive benefits package means you pay very little for a full suite of coverage.
    • 100% company paid premiums for Health and Dental plans for employees and eligible dependents.
    • 100% company paid Life & Disability plans.
    • 401(k) & Roth plan with company contribution immediately vested.
    • Annual bonus plan, spot bonuses for a job well done, and referral bonuses.
    • Paid Time Off (PTO) allowing you to use your time off as you see fit.
    • Formal education and training benefits.
  • Transparency.  You have heard it before but here you’ll truly experience it.  The management team “puts it all on the table” and always has an open door.
  • Training and Education.  It’s part of our collaborative environment.  Besides the traditional off-site training which we pay for upfront, CollabraSpace offers in-house Technical Exchanges on a range of topics presented by our own technical staff or industry partners.
  • Honors.  We earned the Alliance for Workplace Excellence Award for 4 years running and have been named to the Baltimore Sun’s Top 100 Workplaces 2013,  2014, & 2015; an award given based on survey responses from our team members.  We are consistently ranked as one of the Top IT Firms in Baltimore by the Baltimore Business Journal.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
CollabraSpace is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful by federal, state, or local statutes. 

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