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DevOps Lead in Winchester, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/3/2019

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Job Number: R0039462

DevOps Lead

Key Role:
Provide daily hands-on tactical leadership to the software development team, including overseeing the team’s operations and processes, championing and modeling software quality and craftsmanship, and updating stakeholders on progress, as needed. Help the development team manage expectations, analyze and communicate realistic plans, and improve continuously. Support program and project managers, including providing second-level management of technical delivery staff and playing a role in hiring and training staff. Coordinate all development and operations tasks and establish the project's DevOps practices, including version control, branching and merging strategies, CI/CD pipeline design, test-driven development approach, software quality, such as code reviews and code scanning, secure coding best practices, and Section 508 compliance. Coordinate with the platform lead in the implementation of the CI/CD pipeline and the development and implementation of the project's container strategy, including Docker and Kubernetes. Coordinate with the test lead in the development and implementation of the project's test automation strategy and serve as the primary point of contact for the customer's development and operations stakeholders.

Basic Qualifications:
-10+ years of experience with IT
-5+ years of experience with leading development and operations teams in the implementation of Agile and DevSecOps practices
-Experience with executing projects using one or more Agile frameworks, including Scrum or Kanban
-Experience with integrating custom solutions written in Java with COTS products
-Experience with JIRA, Jenkins, and Git
-Knowledge of modern architectures and software development practices, including microservices, CI/CD, Clouds, containers, infrastructure-as-code, and test automation
-Active Top Secret clearance required
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with developing and deploying applications in Amazon Web Services (AWS)
-Experience with developing solutions using multiple database platforms, including Oracle and MongoDB
-Experience in working with product owners, analysts, testers, and developers to develop user stories and acceptance criteria
-Experience with configuring JIRA and SonarQube
-Experience with Agile estimation techniques, including story points
-Knowledge of advanced configuration management techniques using tools that include Git
-Ability to lead discussions with diverse audiences, including users, analysts, developers, and testers
-Agile or DevOps Certification, including ICAgile

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

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