Application Developer Manager/Architect – Ability to attain Secret security clearance


Website Spathe Systems, LLC

Application Developer Manager & Architect


Spathe Systems is a rapidly growing, 8(a) defense contractor headquartered in Tampa, FL with offices in Fayetteville, NC. As a small business with a tight nit family feel, Spathe empowers its employees to solve problems and make decisions. Spathe is currently searching for an Application Developer Manager & Architect to join our USSOCOM DevSecOps team.


Clearance: Ability to attain Secret security clearance (Must be US Citizen)


Job Description: 

Individuals with expertise in design, deployment and management of cloud resources. Cloud architects understand at a deep level the structure and distribution of computing resources in AWS, Azure, etc. Also, will prioritize utilization to most efficiently allocate funds and resources to the platform.


Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership, oversight, and support for the cross-functional DevSecOps team to ensure operations meet technical standards and deliver on productivity and quality goals. Helping customers architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage cloud services
  • Architecting and developing customer applications to be cloud optimized
  • Working as a technical leader along-side customer business, development and infrastructure teams.
  • Providing deep software development knowledge with respect to cloud architecture, design patterns and programming
  • Working as both an infrastructure and application development specialist
  • Utilizing agile software development and DevSecOps techniques
  • Implementing DevSecOps practices such as infrastructure as code, continuous integration and automated deployment
  • Designing cloud environment elements
  • Creating repeatable patterns for deployments
  • Facilitating collaboration between application owners and cloud engineers
  • Overseeing all security controls and key security concepts incorporated into the cloud architecture during all phases
  • Respond to product team needs in a timely fashion.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related analytical field or equivalent experience is preferred
  • Demonstrated technical leadership experience (direct supervisory experience preferred)
  • Have a passion for agile and DevSecOps methodologies.
  • Demonstrable experience of microservices architecture, container technology and K8s based PaaS solutions (OpenShift, PKS, etc.) – Desired requirement
  • Deep understanding of the design, deployment and management of cloud resources in numerous environments (AWS, Azure, etc.).  – Desired requirement
  • Ability to prioritize usage to most efficiently allocate resources to maximize developer options while staying within budget.
  • Knowledge of networking, security groups and policy management in relation to cloud resources.
  • Strong “security first” mindset.
  • 5-8 years of experience supporting multi-tier web applications.
  • 3-5 years of experience handling workloads in large-scale environments.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience working exclusively designing and implementing cloud native workloads
  • Proven ability to write programs using an object-oriented or functional programming language such as C#/.NET, Java, or Python
  • Experience with version control systems (Git, Perforce, SVN, TFS/VSTS/Azure DevOps).
  • Helping customers architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage cloud services


Job Type: 

  • Full-time


Additional Compensation:

  • Bonus potential


Work Location :

  • Tampa, Florida



  • 0%-20% per year



  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off



  • Monday to Friday with flexible work hours


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