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DevOps Engineer
Ref No.: 17-00111
Location: Telecommute, District of Columbia
Position Type:Full Time
Experience Level: 5 Years
DevOps Engineer
Telecommute/Remote
Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia Residents
Only local candidates will be considered


Seeking a DevOps Engineer to support a long-term federal contract. This position will provide support to the critical next step of migrating to a cloud-based platform. The Devops engineer is responsible for the planning, development, installation, configuration, testing, administration, troubleshooting, and documentation of enterprise and development cloud-based systems, including interfaces, shared components, networking, and application level protocols. Oversees and coordinates with cloud service providers to optimize and troubleshoot the performance of cloud-based systems connected. The qualified candidate for the DevOps Engineer position is someone who has a can-do attitude, is an innovative thinker and enjoys working collaboratively in a team environment.

Responsibilities:
  • Work with development teams in an agile context as it relates to software development, including test driven development and automated unit testing.
  • Communicate with team members to clarify requirements and overcome obstacles.
  • Assist in providing design principles and implementing repeatable design patterns. 
  • Leverage open source and other technologies and various programming.
  • Design and implement new build processes and automated deployment routines for enterprise software solutions.
  • Develop cutting edge solutions maximizing the performance, scalability and distribute processing capabilities.
Required Skills:
  • This position requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Math or Engineering AND;
  • 15+ years of experience.
  • Expertise in implementing system automation with various CI/CD tools such as Jenkins, Ansible.
  • Expertise in creating application build and deployment scripts using tools such as Maven, Gradle.
  • Proficiency in unix/windows system administration and monitoring.
  • Proficiency in source code version control systems such as Git, Bitbucket.
  • Experience with supporting distributed web applications, in a large, complex and evolving environment.
  • Experience with n-tier web application development using Python or Java programming language.
  • Experience with Cloud environment and infrastructure.
  • Experience with Jira/Confluence and Agile software development methodology.
  • Knowledge of software development life cycle (SDLC) and secure system design.
  • Knowledge of virtual machine and container technologies, Docker Container.
  • Knowledge of Relational and NoSQL Databases.
  • The qualified candidate for the DevOps Engineer position is someone who has a can-do attitude, is an innovative thinker and enjoys working collaboratively in a team.
Preferred Experience:
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services preferred.

Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia Residents
Only local candidates will be considered


Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.