ShorePoint is a cybersecurity services firm with a focus on high-profile, high-threat private and public-sector customers who demand experience and proven security models to protect their data. We are seeking a Senior Developerwho has experience  working as part of an agile development team performing hands on development of a solution in the federal market. This is a unique opportunity to shape the growth, development and culture of an exciting and emerging company in the cybersecurity market.


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Designing, developing, and implementing data models, index structures, storage strategies, ingesting/indexing processes, transforming/normalizing data to common standards, enriching data upon ingest and querying, and creating queries against big data
  • Assist in the development of dashboard solutions to visualize cyber security related data: Hardware Assets, Software, Vulnerabilities, Configuration, Users, Incidents, Compliance Scores / POA&Ms, Risk Scores, etc

Required Skills

  • Experience with hands on configuration, performance tuning and monitoring/optimizing of distributed data storage stacks to include data modeling and infrastructure planning, sizing, monitoring, and management. Open source tools including Kafka, Logstash, Beats, Elasticsearch, Kibana, or Splunk preferred
  • Experience querying data to include aggregations, calculations, and producing metrics from data
  • Experience creating data pipelines to include ETL and streaming data such as log data or tool/sensor data to indices. Experience with Splunk forwarders, Kafka, Logstash, Beats, or ES/Splunk python libraries preferred
  • Experience with planning and executing data retention/lifecycle management plans.  Example: Hot/Warm/Cold architectures
  • Experience with scripting languages, Python preferred
  • Experience leveraging APIs for querying and updating data
  • Experience with relational databases and SQL, esp. Postgres to include data modeling, querying, and scripting
  • Experience designing and implementing data visualizations.  Experience with Kibana, Grafana or Splunk preferred
  • Understanding of machine learning, and it’s use in anomaly detection
  • Experience evaluating new methodologies and technologies to meet requirements and deliver capabilities
  • Experience with encryption of data at rest and data in transit

Desired Skills

  • Experience working on an Agile development team
  • Experience with in-memory data stores, esp. Redis or Ignite
  • Contributor to open source projects
  • Experience using analytics engines, esp. Apache Spark
  • Experience with code repositories, esp. Git/GitHub
  • Experience with ALM tools, esp. Jira
  • Experience with Elastic Common Schema or Splunk Common Information Model
  • Experience with tools in both Linux and Windows environments
  • Understand current cyber exploits, attack methodology, and detection techniques using a wide variety of security products including COTS and open source
  • Cloud workload experience (Amazon Web Services, Azure)  

Education and Years of Experience Requirement

  • Must have a BS (STEM degree) and 9-12 years of relevant experience


  • Fairfax, VA 

Security Clearance

  • Must be clearable to DHS EOD

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