Important company located in Washington, D.C., providing services for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, all related to immigration, anti-terrorism and airport security, is looking for a DevOps, to participate in the implementation, automation and oversight of CI/CD practices in various engineering teams!
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Design, implement and manage the team’s physical, virtual, and containerized infrastructure
Automate and maintain infrastructure configuration, software build, integration, test, and deployment processes
Create a “hands-off” environment for system build, test, integration, deployment, and upgrades to enable the delivery of turn-key solutions to closed-network environments
Administer and support tools used by the software development team
Share your knowledge and mentor the team in your areas of expertise
When required, produce and deliver technical presentations to clients and management.
These skills are required:
5+ years experience in DevOps, system administration, or related jobs where you directly supported a software development team
Demonstrated experience with Docker and Docker-related clustering (e.g., Docker Swarm, Kubernetes)
Demonstrated experience with continuous integration / continuous delivery (CI/CD) technologies and processes (e.g., Jenkins)
Demonstrated experience deploying software-intensive systems that include Web, middleware, and back-end database technologies
Experience as a system administrator, network administrator, systems engineer, or similar discipline, with solid knowledge in Linux and desired expertise in Windows.
Experience with designing, documenting, and building physical infrastructure (e.g., racking-and-stacking servers)
Experience administering tools used by development teams, such as Jira, Slack, Confluence, and Git
Excellent writing, communications, presentation, and design skills
Any or all of these skills are desired:
Experience with automated test frameworks, especially in the Web and microservice areas
Experience with commercial cloud architectures (Azure, Amazon AWS)
Experience with virtualization technology and with Infrakit, Vagrant, Puppet, or similar technologies
Experience administering applications used by development teams, such as Rational Team Concert, JIRA, Confluence, Team Foundation Server, Slack, GitHub, and others
Cybersecurity related experience
Willingness to travel internationally on occasion
Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field from an accredited college.
Relevant certifications from Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA, etc., are helpful.
Contractor - Long Term
Full-Time, ET Schedule
Salary in USD