TS/SCI CI Poly Senior Platform Product Owner
Jul 9, 2024
Government IT Division
Aurora, Colorado, United States

MKS2 Technologies, LLC, an award-winning high growth small business, creates innovative and customer-centric technology solutions in the areas of Cyber Security, Instructional Design and Training, Software Engineering and IT Support Services to improve the security and well-being of our clients. Our commitment to excellence and our “Mission First” orientation has resulted in steady growth and an expanding client base across government agencies. We have employees nationwide and for the past three consecutive years were named one of the fastest growing Veteran-owned companies in the nation. Please take a moment to browse through our website and learn more about what it means to serve with MKS2.


 

Senior Platform Product Owner – TS/SCI CI Poly

 

Hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm

Location: 16800 East Centretech Parkway, Aurora, CO – Building S75 (Fully on-site)

Program: APEX – 12 month contract – option to extend/convert 

Education:

Bachelor’s degree in science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) – Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or Physics

Job Summary:

As a Senior Platform Product Owner, you will herald a transformative era in software engineering, one that underscores the integration of development and operations through a single, comprehensive platform.

Platform engineers, with their comprehensive technical and problem-solving skills, are shaping the future of software development to efficiently deliver high-quality, secure software, by providing automated services that enable SW engineers to focus on developing mission capabilities. The role’s core responsibility will be as a Product Owner for an agile platform product team.

Additionally, you will help with the design and implementation of the platform. You will be on a team that is responsible for development and operational environments consisting of a mix of servers, workstations, storage, networks, and custom hardware. These environments provide the enterprise hybrid-cloud backbone for product development and testing for a large program producing a critical, strategic national asset.

What You Will Do:

  • Support transitioning a system that is tightly coupled to the underlying infrastructure to a modern platform infrastructure.
  • Convert strategy and strategic initiatives into well-developed plans and objectives over different time frames captured a backlog of features and stories.
  • Collaborate with software engineers, data scientists, and DevOps teams to design and implement development and mission solutions.
  • Assist with architecture, design, development, integration, and support of build, integration & test, and deployment pipelines, optimizing for performance and scalability across on-premise VMware computing environments.
  • Leverage company and industry best practices and capabilities to improve scalability, consistency, infrastructure efficiency, reduce deployment time, and automate configuration management.
  • Ensure security and compliance are integrated into the platform.
  • Provide operational support for the platform.

Qualifications You Must Have:

  • A U.S. government TS/SCI / CI Poly issued security clearance is required. U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
  • Typically requires BS/BA Degree in Science, Technology Engineering Math (STEM) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or Physics and 5+ years of related work experience.
  • Experience with Agile Development Methodologies (E.g. scrum, SAFe).
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills to successfully work with various teams.
  • Experience designing, implementing, and integrating platform infrastructure services.
  • Experience with containerization using technologies such as Kubernetes or Docker.
  • Experience with troubleshooting applications & infrastructure services on Linux based Operating Systems.
  • Experience with VMware.
  • Experience with programming/automation/scripting languages (E.g. Python, Java, Ruby, Bash, C++, C#, Go).
  • Able to break down complex ideas into easy-to-understand tasking.
  • Current CompTIA Security + or ability to obtain within 90 days.

 

 


 

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: MKS2 Technologies is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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