PERL Programmer Clearance Required: Active Top Secret with Polygraph Location: Fort Meade, MD Anticipated Start Date: Immediate Pending Customer Approval This could be your opportunity to play with exciting technologies you've been dying to learn, and also a chance to join one of the “Top Workplaces in the Baltimore region” according to The Baltimore Sun for three years in a row. In 2013, PCI was again a Future 50 award winner, which means that PCI is one of the region’s 50 fastest growing companies according to SmartCEO. Task Description: PERL Programmer. Analyze supplied data, identify pertinent pieces based on customer guidance then develop tools to perform automated data identification and extraction. Identify new analytic techniques for technology discovery in provided datasets. Develop tools and capabilities highlighting the presence and use of the discovered technologies. Research new methods of data exploitation through the use of commercial tools, or other GaTS products and integrate them into the existing processing system architecture. Perform research on defined technologies and/or target-specific topics. Respond to customer requests for information (RFI). Prioritize tasks to optimize operations orchestration. Mentor other analysts on tools and techniques as required. Experience/Skills (in addition to Labor Category minimum requirements): • 5-8 years of credible experience as a software developer (minimum of 2 years in Perl) performing software architecture development, requirement analysis, process execution and evaluation, selection and evaluation of COTS/GOTS tools, and integration (with both new and existing systems) • One or more years of experience with MySQL • Familiarity with software design and coding at both the application and system level • Experience as a software engineer developing and deploying software on UNIX or Linux Servers • Global Skills: Decision Making; Teaming; Time Management; Written communications, Oral Communication; Presentation and Briefing techniques; problem solving strategies/methods; team-building; customer service principles You will see your efforts put to use at an enterprise level, and not sit on a shelf. These are challenging positions for a very selective customer. We love to push the boundaries of design and technology and have fun doing it. We regularly share insight and ideas during our monthly brownbag sessions at HQ in addition to playing with shiny new tech to develop prototype capabilities at regular Hack-a-thons. PCI Strategic Management is a premier management consulting firm that assists organizations in defining and executing their strategic vision. PCI is a veteran-owned small business providing professional services, technical solutions, and management consulting primarily to the U.S. Department of Defense and Intelligence Community Clients. PCI is headquartered in Columbia, MD and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.