Data Visualization Web/UI/UE/UX Developers: all levels

  • Hanover, MD
  • Full-time

Company Description

Red Alpha is a fast growing high-tech government contractor, providing exceptional consulting and engineering services. Based in Hanover, Maryland, Red Alpha is committed to our clients, employees and our mission. Our team consists of dedicated self-starters with the unique ability to succeed. Our company is employee-focused, with superior benefits, involved leadership, and a proven history of success. 


Red Alpha seeks self-motivated and passionate professionals because results follow hard work and passion.  We believe that our staff is our greatest asset because they are both our implementers and facilitators and as such, we heavily invest in them so that they reach their career goals while satisfying their penchant to continuously grow. 


Join us as we apply our skills to tackle some of the toughest, most interesting, and rewarding challenges in the intelligence sector. Red Alpha wants you to become a leader in the industry and will work with you to enable our mutual success. We are rapidly growing and continuously searching for the best and brightest talent to add to our prestigious group of engineers. We have many immediate openings based in the Hanover, Maryland area, and in Northern Virginia.

Intrigued?  Please apply today!  We would love to discuss your career goals, to see how we can partner together to achieve them!


Red Alpha Specialties: Cloud Computing & Administration, Enterprise Java Web/Application Development, HPC System Administration

Job Description

Looking for Web User Interface developers with an eye for Usability Engineering and Design to prototype and discover new methods of visualizing big data analytic results.  Utilize the latest GOTS/COTS/FOSS data manipulation and visualization techniques/frameworks to discover new intelligence and insights. Familiarity with cloud architectures a plus.  May participate as a design team member providing architectural oversight and leadership in planning and designing software systems.


Required skills:

Web technologies: REST, Javascript, Server & Client side scripting

Additional desired skills:

Java 1.6, Web (Groovy, Grails, Ruby, Rails, D3, Node, Ext JS, jQuery, charting and geospatial mapping) Hadoop (HDFS, Map/Reduce, Cloudera certification)

GOTS (database, Accumulo, GhostMachine, NiagaraFiles), ElasticSearch, Impala

User Experience and Usability Engineering

Nice to have skills:

Zookeeper, Pig, Hive. COTS (NoSQL database, MongoDB, Apache CouchDB). GOTS (Whizbang), COTS (JMS, Ruby)

Big Data Cloud Analytics, database knowledge, ontology, data cataloguing. 

Additional Information

Clearance: Active full lifestyle polygraph clearance is required.

Red Alpha is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.