Job Description

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DevOps Engineering Lead, Senior

The Opportunity:

As a seasoned engineering lead, you know that listening to and truly understanding a client’s needs is the first step to introducing DevOps methodology to an organization. Your communication skills and technical know-how mean you’re well-versed in setting organizations up for success. We’re looking for someone like you to bring your DevOps engineering expertise and help our clients make a mission-forward impact.

As a lead DevOps engineer at Booz Allen, you’ll not only convey the importance of efficiency to your clients—you’ll be directly involved in DevOps engineering work. Overseeing a team of experienced professionals, you’ll support the building and maintenance of a pipeline. You’ll guide your team as they maintain tools and automate configuration management and infrastructure provisioning. Using your software engineering knowledge, you’ll support your team as they bring other organizations on board with DevOps and champion the adoption of

related processes, tools, and roles. Work with us to further your DevOps engineering career while educating others.

Join us. The world can’t wait.

You Have:

  • 8+ years of experience in the development of engineering solutions to drive DevOps or DevSecOps maturity by automating builds, regression testing, monitoring, and pushing releases across environments

  • 8+ years of experience leading engineering efforts for large commercial or DoD organizations

  • 3+ years of experience with Kubernetes, Docker, AWS, Jenkins, or Azure

  • Experience leading the delivery of enterprise cloud-native solutions

  • Experience directing efforts to define organizational cloud strategy to meet mission objectives

  • Experience working with application development teams across the software development lifecycle and mentoring employees within a collaborative team environment

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with creating and improving continuous automation across multiple technical stacks

  • Experience with creating and improving continuous deployment tools built on Kubernetes

  • Experience triaging and resolving issues related to both open-source and commercial tools in public cloud environments

  • Knowledge of scripting languages, such as Python or Linux Shell Script


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

Create Your Career:

Grow With Us

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.

A Place Where You Belong

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll develop your community in no time.

Support Your Well-Being

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.

Your Candidate Journey

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $73,100.00 to $166,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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