By Light Professional IT Services

Container Orchestration Engineer

Job Locations US-Remote Work
Job ID
# of Openings
Job Function
Information Technology
Minimum Clearance
Top Secret


Metova, A By Light Company, is looking for a developer with a specialized skillset in their toolbox to take our team to the next level.  Our next rockstar should be an expert in K8S Container Orchestration. Our team directly supports the DOD Persistent Cyber Training Environment (PCTE) to collaborate to evolve our Cyber Range portfolio. Our Cyber Range portfolio directly ties into the DOD Cyber Weapons Systems trainers. The perfect candidate will have an active DOD Top Secret security clearance. If you do not have an active clearance, you must possess the ability to pass a DOD investigation that will allow you to obtain a clearance. 


The Container Orchestration Engineer will work on a team building high-fidelity replications of cyber key terrain. Specifically, gull internet service replications. Our technology is based on Docker Containers, in a Kubernetes Cluster. You will work within a collaborative team to create emulations of global routing, social media, web, file services, tor routing, DNS, whois, etc. Some of the core technologies that we are looking for experience in are:

  • Kubernetes
  • Docker Containers
  • FFR or VyOS Routing
  • VXLAN Overlays
  • Software Defined Networking

In addition to all the really cool technologies that you will be working with you will also work collaboratively as part of a team to:

  • Determine the level of effort and time required to resolve assigned tasks and design requirements
  • Analyze requirements and design architecture to support training platform
  • Develop components to integrate into platform using best practice coding conventions
  • Maintain design documentation
  • Work on sprint team in agile, rapid development and deployment environment
  • Communicate status to team lead / project oversight

Required Experience/Qualifications

  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience working with Docker Containers
  • Experience with one or more programming languages:  Javascript, Ruby, Perl
  • Experience with virtualization environments, such as ESXi/ Vmware, KVM
  • Experience with RabbitMQ
  • Experience with one or more databases:  Mongo, Postgres, MySQL
  • Experience working in an Agile Software Development environment
  • Experience with system and software testing, bug tracking
  • Experience wtih Git Repositories and branches

Preferred Experience/Qualifications

  • An ACTIVE Top Secret security clearance, or the ability to pass a clearance investigation to obtain one
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a computer related field and five (5) or more years of software development
  • Experience with software development used for training purposes
  • Experience integrating custom software into a multivendor environment

Special Requirements/Security Clearance

  • Top Secret security clearance


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