Job Description

El Segundo,CA,US
Remote Work:
Job Number:
DevOps Engineer, Senior

The Opportunity: 

As a DevOps Engineer, you understand the value of hunt-forward operations, and you know that battles are won in the grey. At Booz Allen, you can use your cyberspace operations experience to create solutions that will be executed on a worldwide stage. We’re looking for an experienced DevOps engineer like you to apply your knowledge in DevSecOps and Agile methodologies and impact our nation’s defense.

In this role, you’ll be counted on to understand our client's capabilities, to evaluate potential weaknesses as well as the effectiveness of mitigations for cyber security solutions. You will leverage Cloud-based operations systems to aggregate threat feeds that inform briefings for senior leadership aligned to our customer’s mission area.

You’ll work with Booz Allen colleagues and the U.S. Space Force to develop and rapidly deploy the next generation of resilient Missile Warning, TISR, and Environmental Monitoring capabilities to deter attacks and provide critical information to our warfighters to defeat our enemies in battle. Your customer will trust you to not only test, analyze, evaluate, validate, and verify these systems, but also identify areas requiring urgent mitigation upfront and early to develop this system with advanced technology solutions. Grow your skills by merging innovative engineering methodologies and cross-disciplinary coordination to create tomorrow’s solutions. Join our team and create the future of Remote Sensing in the Air Force.  

If you want to be in the fight–working shoulder to shoulder with our client–influencing the most critical global cyber missions, this is the opportunity for you.   

Join us. The world can’t wait.   

You Have:   

  • 2+ years of experience with DevSecOps and Agile methodologies

  • Experience with supporting space-related Major Defense Acquisition Programs, including space, ground, software, or hardware system

  • Experience with Cloud-based solutions or Cloud-based development  

  • Experience with supporting overall engineering integration efforts for the DoD, government agencies, or commercial programs 

  • Experience with programming languages, including C or C++, Scala, Ruby, Perl, Java, Python, or PHP 

  • Knowledge of Agile methodologies or the software development life cycle (SDLC), implementation of DevOps and DevSecOps principles focused on automated testing, continuous delivery, real-time monitoring and feedback, and associated security concerns

  • Ability to communicate and establish collaborative relationships with government clients, Federally Funded Research and Developmental Centers (FFRDC), and associate contractor teammates to achieve program goals  

  • Secret clearance 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, or Physics


Nice If You Have:   

  • Experience with space-based remote sensing systems 

  • Experience with risk assessments and threat modeling techniques 

  • Knowledge of DoD 5000.01/02 

  • TS/SCI clearance 

  • Master’s degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, or Physics

  • Security+ Certification, Cloud Certification, including AWS, Certified Solutions Architect Associate Certification, Google Certified Professional–Cloud Architect Certification, or MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure Certification



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

Create Your Career:

Grow With Us

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.

A Place Where You Belong

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll develop your community in no time.

Support Your Well-Being

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.

Your Candidate Journey

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $73,100.00 to $166,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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