Parsons Corporation Motivated Web Developer / ELK Engineer/Analyst in Columbia, Maryland

Motivated Web Developer / ELK Engineer/Analyst


Columbia, Maryland, United States

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Are you a developer tired of the status quo who wants to make a difference in a computer network defense (CND) mission?Do you have experience with Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana? Are you excited about cybersecurity analytics? If so, then contact us and let us explain how we can both improve your quality of life and increase the impact you're having on the world today!

We’re looking for someone todesign and implement ELK (ElasticSearch, Logstash and Kibana) stack solution for Cybersecurity defense operations. You’ll be responsible for ELK stack setup in a development environment, python scripting, rule engine creation, configuration, performance tuning, enhancements, maintenance, training new members and creating dashboards around various Key Performance Indicators.You’ll work on a small, innovation-focused development team helping to ensure our customers' world-class CND capabilities stay ahead of the curve. You'll work directly on improvingour ELK collection and analysis platform, including generating and contributing your own innovative ideas, to revolutionize our analysis capabilities across our customer space.

Are you ready to join our team?


  • Experience insoftware development methodologies and technologies

  • Experience withComputer Network Defense



  • A desire to help improve the security of our nations'networks

  • The capability to develop, modify, test, configureand deploy web applications using Python, , Java/JEE, JBoss, JavaScript, SQL, HTML,Eclipse IDE, PHO, and web frameworks/tools like Flask, Express, Django, andmore

  • Experience with graphics design tools

  • Experience integrating Google Earth and othergeographic display tools with web-based applications

  • Working knowledge of and ability to usesoftware engineering tools to support process improvement to include AtlassianTools (JIRA/Confluence), ClearCase/ClearQuest, MS Project/Primavera, Subversion,and Doors

  • Experience withdata integrationdesign to develop new systems integrations from a variety of formats includingfiles, database extracts and protocols/standards

  • Create/run/configurehighly scalable data ingestion pipelines using ELK that incorporates complextransformations and efficient code

  • Operations and tuning toproactively monitor data flows with a focus on continued performanceimprovement

  • Team up withinfrastructure, network, database, application and business intelligence to guaranteehigh data quality and availability in production

  • Supervise the design,build or maintenance of ELK. Do regular fine tuning, ad-hoc reporting, create andmanipulate dashboards

  • Extensive Knowledge indesign and development of various web and enterprise applications using APIsand RESTful services

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.