DevOps Engineer, Senior in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/23/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0021896

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:
Perform 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 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 implement DevOps practices. Troubleshoot and resolve issues in development, test, QA, and production environments. 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.

Basic Qualifications:
-4+ years of experience with general system delivery
-2+ years of experience with DevOps and automation frameworks, including Chef, Docker, Puppet, or Jenkins
-Experience with Agile methodology and software development
-Experience with scripting languages, including PowerShell, Bash, PHP, Python, Java, Node, or Ruby
-Experience with Linux and UNIX administration
-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree required

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with using Selenium Webdriver, JBehave, or Serenity reporting
-Experience with software life cycle engineering, technical writing, systems administration, systems automation, performance engineering, or modeling and simulation
-Experience with LXC and containerization, including Docker
-Experience with continuous monitoring tools, including Sensu, Nagios, and Splunk
-Experience with service discovery platforms, including DNS, Zookeeper, or Consul
-Experience with relational databases, including Microsoft SQL and MySQL
-Experience with Cloud service providers (CSPs), including AWS and Azure
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-Secret clearance or higher preferred

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.


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