DevOps Software Engineer, Senior
The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to not just develop software, but to build a system that will help drive modernization initiatives to support national security? As a DevOps Software Engineer, you can help build and enhance complex and diverse software systems. You will establish and streamline development processes to integrate with mission operations. We’re looking for a developer to build systems that might include processing-intensive analytics, novel algorithm development, manipulation of extremely large data sets, real-time systems, business management information systems, and systems which incorporate data repositories, data transport services, and application and systems development monitoring. We’re looking for someone like you to have a direct impact on the nation’s security.

This role is more than just coding. We need a DevOps Engineer who will monitor, sustain, and troubleshoot operational Machine Learning systems, Graph Analytics system software, distributed file systems, and storage components in a large High-Power Computing (HPC) Unix environment. You will also develop custom processors to perform Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) on Big Data. You will devise methods to improve existing operational data flow processing, distribution, and reliability.

Join us as we build systems to change our client's mission for the better.

You Have: 

-5+ years of experience in software engineering roles 

-Experience with developing in UNIX and Linux environments

-Experience with Java, Bash, and Python

-Experience with distributed files systems, including HDFS and GPFS

-Experience with NoSQL technologies, including Accumulo

-Experience with using Apache NiFi canvas and developing custom NiFi processors

-Knowledge of IaC principles and automation tools, including Ansible, SaltStack, and Puppet

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BS degree and 7+ years of experience in engineering roles or 9+ years of experience in engineering roles in lieu of a degree

Nice If You Have: 

-Experience with containerization technologies, including Docker and Kubernetes

-Experience with Elastic Stack, including Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash

-Experience with time-series visualization tools, including Grafana

-Experience with Atlassian tool suite and GIT source code repository

-Knowledge of HPC regarding compute, network, memory, and storage components 


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

Build Your Career:

Rewarding work, fun challenges, and a ton of investment in our people—that’s Booz Allen cyber. When you join Booz Allen, we’ll help you develop the career you want.

Competitions — From programming competitions at our PyNights (Python competition and learning events) to competing in CTFs, we’ve got plenty of chances for you to show off your skills.

Paid Research — Have an innovative idea to explore or hypothesis to test? You can participate in challenges via our crowdsourcing platform, the Garage, and other programs to be awarded dedicated time and/or funding to advance your skills.

Cyber University — CyberU has more than 5000 instructor-led and self-paced cyber courses, a free online library that you can access from just about anywhere—including your phone—and certification exam prep guides that include practical assessments to prepare you for your exam.

Academic Partnerships — In addition to our tuition reimbursement benefit, we’ve partnered with University of Maryland University College to offer two graduate certificate programs in cybersecurity—fully funded without a tuition cap.

Maker/Hackerspaces — Race drones, print 3D gadgets, drink coffee from our Wi-Fi coffee maker, and get hands-on training on tools and tech from in-house experts in our dedicated maker and hackerspaces.

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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