Site Reliability Engineer, Senior in Reston, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 6/20/2018

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    Reston, VA
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Job Description

Job Number: R0027060

Site Reliability Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Help to design, develop, and operate state-of-the-art applications and Cloud-based platforms that enhance the DevOps and data analytics capabilities of a national agency. Maintain responsibility for managing the functionality and efficiency of a group of systems running on one or more operating systems and maintaining the integrity and security of servers and systems. Serve as a front-line interface to users with technical issues and make recommendations for hardware and software purchases. Interact with third-party technology vendors and internal database staff. Conduct systems analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies, including installing new software, troubleshooting, granting permissions to applications, and training users. Administer Linux-based systems, KVM virtual infrastructures, and AWS Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs) and write Puppet and Ansible scripts to automate provisioning and maintenance of platform services and infrastructure. Help to lead strategic investment around publicizing the Booz Allen style of DevOps.

Basic Qualifications:

-1+ years of experience with Linux systems administration, including CentOS or RHEL

-1+ years of experience in development with Java, Bash, Python, or Ruby

-TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree required

-DoD 8570 Compliance Certification, including Security+ CE or CISSP

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Hadoop 

-Experience with working in Agile or DevOps environments

-Experience in working with distributed data stores, including Accumulo or HBase

-Experience with continuous monitoring tools, including Kibana, SolarWinds, and Splunk

-Experience with service discovery platforms, including DNS, Zookeeper, or Consul

-Experience with Cloud Service Providers (CSP), including AWS and private Cloud implementations, including Open Stack

-Experience with working in and maintaining PaaS environments, including Kubernetes or Mesos

-Knowledge of Puppet, Chef, Ansible, or Salt

-Knowledge of Docker


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.

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