DevOps Engineer, Senior

The Opportunity:

Everyone is trying to “harness the power of the cloud,” but not everyone knows how. As a platform DevOps engineer, you know how to build, manage, and secure a container platform that meets your clients’ needs and takes advantage of cloud capabilities. What if you could use your cloud platform skills to improve efficiency in IT operations across the government? We need you to help us develop, automate, and manage application migrations to Azure to solve some of U.S. government's toughest challenges. 
As a platform DevOps engineer on our team, you’ll develop modern, automated processes for application and infrastructure releases. You’ll use the latest cloud technologies as you look for ways to improve your clients’ environments by introducing automation, reducing toil, and orchestrating secure infrastructure and application deployments. Using your technical knowledge, you’ll work directly with your clients and Booz Allen peers to inform strategy and design, while ensuring best practices and standards are met throughout the development process. This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.

Ready to transform mission critical workloads with cloud platform technology?

Join us. The world can’t wait.  

You Have:

  • 3+ years of experience delivering DevOps and automation solutions within an AWS environment at enterprise scale

  • Experience with DevOps tools, including Bamboo, Jenkins, GitLab, Kibana, Prometheus, Grafana, or Logstash 

  • Experience with programming languages, including Python or Groovy 

  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code technologies, including Terraform or Ansible

  • Experience with software development life cycle processes or Agile development, including Scrum

  • Experience with the use of version control systems for code management and artifact tracking, including GitHub or Jira

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with multiple cloud providers, including AWS, Azure, or GCP 

  • Experience with network and server infrastructure monitoring and management 

  • Experience with Linux and scripting environments, including Bash 

  • Experience with containerization tools, including Docker

  • Knowledge of site reliability engineering principles

  • Knowledge of orchestration tools, including Kubernetes or OpenShift

  • Bachelor's degree

  • AWS Certification


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


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare, retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits.

The proposed salary for this position will be determined based on various factors. The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 120,000 to 140,000.

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.

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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