DevOps Engineer, Senior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/2/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0005458

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.


DevOps Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Define, manage, and promote various development activities for DevOps practices, including continuous integration, continuous delivery, continuous testing, and continuous monitoring. Work collaboratively with the software engineering team to design continuous integration best practices, deploy applications, and automate operations and processes. Develop tools and systems, including APIs, Web portals, databases, and virtual servers hosted on a Cloud environment that will help to deliver high quality software quickly. Apply knowledge of the latest trends in the DevOps industry and engage with client-facing teams to consult and potentially help to implement DevOps practices. Automate deployments and develop scripts to manage the configuration of platforms, perform script maintenance and updates due to changes in requirements or implementations, and assist with setup and maintenance of test environments for manual and automated testing. Act as an escalation point for the team and help to remove barriers that prevent security projects and efforts from moving forward. Collaborate with other members of the engineering and operations community to ensure successful implementation of DevOps strategies and architectures to enterprise applications and infrastructure, create, measure, analyze, and present reports to management representing current information security operations, and identify where opportunities for improvement exist.


Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with a Web-based software development or operations related position

-3 years of experience with complex projects using Agile methodologies

-2+ years of experience with DevOps and automation frameworks, including Chef, Docker, Puppet, or Jenkins

-Experience with scripting languages, including PowerShell, Bash, PHP, Python, Java, Node, or Ruby

-Experience with Linux and UNIX administration

-Experience with system administration of Cloud infrastructure, including Amazon Web Services, such as logging, monitoring, and articulating these concepts to technical and non-technical audiences

-Experience with test driven development, Open Source, and COTS test automation frameworks, including Selenium and JMeter

-Knowledge of data storage, including using a file system, relational database, or NoSQL variant, such as Redis and Elasticsearch

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree required


Additional Qualifications:

-Ability to work effectively independently and on diverse teams

-Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously

-Ability to adapt in a fast–paced and changing environment

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent problem solving and conflict resolution skills

-BS degree in CS or Computer Engineering preferred


Clearance:
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

AFH16, STK17, TMJ16

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