Radiant Solutions

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DevOps/Systems Administrator

DevOps/Systems Administrator

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US-MI-Ann Arbor
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Radiant Solutions (formerly MDA Information Systems, LLC) has an immediate opening for a DevOps/Systems Administrator to join our team in our Ann Arbor, MI area location. 



The selected candidate will work with collaborative teams on various technical projects associated with our core mission, and will  enhance their skill set by working among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. Engineers enjoy a flexible work environment, where contributions are recognized and rewarded.



Join our company whose purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet.  Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most.


We are a new organization but no company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset.  Our heritage companies, MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, HumanGeo and RAI are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems.


We offer an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account and tuition assistance.  Radiant Solutions values diversity in the work place and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



To be qualified, you must be a US Citizen.  


Primary tasking will include:

  • Deployment, configuration and maintenance of a scalable AWS infrastructure, web services and algorithms therein, improving automated deployment and testing frameworks, eliminating bottlenecks in the current production pipeline and maintaining system security.
  •  Tasks will generally be integration-oriented, meaning the candidate will need familiarity with working in virtualized environments, maintaining large software stacks, computer networking, Internet communication standards, web services, operating system configuration, IT security, scripting for automation, and many other autonomous integration practices.
  •  Common sense problem-solving, product research abilities, self-starter attitude, and the dedication are critical.


  • Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in IT Systems or similar field
  • AT least 3 years of work experience in IT engineering
  • Proficiency in Python or other equivalent language.
  • Proficiency with server configuration at all levels of the software stack (e.g. operating systems, web & application servers, databases, networking)

Exceptional candidate will have:

  • Experience with AWS and its services
  • Experience with Apache Tomcat and web service integration
  • Experience with Chef, Puppet, Docker or similar applications