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DevOps Engineer in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 11/29/2018

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    McLean, VA
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Job Description

Job Number: R0042874

DevOps Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference?  What if you could find a position that is tailor made for your mix of development, engineering, and communication skills?  Efficient software development teams make the most of their time by limiting the activities that take developers away from writing their code. That’s why we need you, a DevOps engineer, to help us shorten the time it takes to get critical tools developed and into the hands of the analysts and case agents who need them to protect our protect our nation, and make critical, time-sensitive policy decisions.

As a DevOps engineer on our team, you’ll help streamline our software development life cycle from requirements to monitoring in production. You’ll incorporate open source tools, automation, and Cloud resources to cut down on tedious, boring tasks and free up the team’s developers to do what they do best – innovate. You’ll work with the team to implement continuous integration and delivery to limit manual testing and troubleshooting. This is an opportunity to build your experience in Cloud-based and big data solutions, while developing software that will improve national security, provides tools and access to critical national resources, and improve the safety and reliability of our airports. Build your experience with the software development life cycle on a team that works together to make the best software solutions.  Join our team as we build tools to transform the future of Homeland Security and Transportation.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

-             access to experts in virtually every field

-             a culture that focuses on supporting our employees

-             opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

  • 7+ years of experience with IT and network engineering, security engineering, systems administration, or security operations
  • Experience with AWS Services tools in providing automated DevSecOps solutions, including CloudFormation, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, EC2, IAM, Route 53, S3, RDS, SES, and VPC
  • Experience with container platform solutions, including Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift, and Pivotal Container Service
  • Experience in developing Cloud formation and custom scripting via Ruby or Bash to configure automation capabilities
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • BA or BS degree

Nice to Have:

  • 2+ years of experience with microservices or Web services
  • 1+ year of experience in CI/CD pipeline
  • Experience with setting up and working with the DevOps pipeline
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services
  • Experience with open source Web technologies, including Spring boot, Angular, React, Apache Camel, or Kafka
  • Knowledge of standard SDLC tools, including JIRA, GitHub, and Docker
  • AWS Certification


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

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