SOS International LLC Lead Applications Engineer in Montgomery, Alabama

Lead Applications Engineer

Information Technology
Montgomery, Alabama

Job ID: 2017-850



About the Team

STG, Inc. is a leading provider of mission-critical technology, cyber and data solutions to more than 50 US Federal Agencies. STG has been consistently listed amongst Washington Technology’s Top 100 Government Technology Contractors. We provide performance-oriented solutions in cyber security and secure information systems, software development, systems and services, and intelligence and analytics. We serve our customers at more than 250 locations at home and overseas.

About the Job

STG, Inc. is seeking a Lead Applications Engineer to add to its team in support of the United States Air Force. This position is located in Montgomery, Alabama. The Lead Applications Engineer will lead a team of Applications Engineers to provide customer support services, development, integration, testing, and performance engineering for the Applications and Software Integration team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage a team of Applications Engineers to track, monitor, and support application release and development.

  • Track performance of and provide guidance to junior engineers.

  • Track and provide status of current releases and provide updates of anticipated releases.

  • Ensure application release artifacts are tracked by version and secured for access as needed.

  • Install and uninstall application releases, supporting auto provisioning when possible.

  • Identify issues and discrepancies involved in installation and configuration of application release.

  • Monitor upgrades to the development, test, and production environments to ensure stability.

  • Propose and document solutions to resolve issues and discrepancies in the development, test, and production environments.

  • Create and manage application user and group accounts, roles, and access control lists.

  • Work with production environment staff to coordinate application migration across environments.

  • Provide hands on technical support for modernization, integration, installations, migration, and sustainment of applications.

  • Assist and participate in all activities pertaining to software development lifecycle activities.

  • Perform quality assurance reviews of the release artifact packages to include verification of documentation and configuration for compliance.

  • Document and review security findings and provide results for remediation.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

  • 7+ years in System Engineering to include hands on technical support.

  • 2+ years leading applications engineering, software development, or systems engineering teams, ideally in a government contracting environment.

  • Experienced providing application migration support across multiple environments

  • Thorough knowledge of the software development lifecycle

  • Expereinced with quality assurance and compliance review and tracking tools (Quality Center)

  • Experienced with both commercial and government cloud environments

  • Active Secret clearance.

  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II (SSCP, CCNA-Security, GSEC, Security+)

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years in System Engineering to include hands on technical support.

  • Masters degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.


  • ITILv3

The employment policy of STG, Inc. is to provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status and to ensure affirmative action is taken in fulfillment of this policy.