Cloud/DevOps Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to develop a platform that will have an impact on revealing the finances of federal government agencies to the public in an open and understandable way? What if you could find a position that is tailor-made for your mix of development, engineering, and communication skills? Efficient software development teams make the most of their time by limiting the activities that take developers away from writing their code. That’s why we need you, an experienced DevOps engineer, to help us shorten the time it takes to get critical tools developed and into the hands of the federal government who needs developers with the skills to build a platform that will transform and allow us to accurately access, receive, and search financial data from government agencies.

As a DevOps engineer on our team, you’ll use your development experience to streamline our software development life cycle from requirements to monitoring in production. You’ll lead efforts to incorporate open source tools, automation, and Cloud resources to cut down on tedious, boring tasks and free up the team’s developers to do what they do best – innovate. You’ll implement continuous integration and delivery to limit manual testing and troubleshooting. This is an opportunity to broaden your Cloud knowledge while working with cutting-edge automation tools, including Jenkins, Groovy, and Ansible. As a technical leader, you’ll identify new opportunities to build software solutions to help your customers meet their toughest challenges. Join us as we develop software-based solutions to make a difference in the way federal government agencies provide and display financial data.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

-           access to experts in virtually every field

-           a culture that focuses on supporting our employees

-           opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, onsite boot camps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-5+ years of experience in writing scripts and glue to tie together services, functionalities, and tools using Python scripting, Boto3, JSON, YML, and XML templates

-3+ years of experience with the production of Amazon Web Services (AWS) offerings, including S3, EC2, and RDS

-Knowledge of access key management, instance profiles, and IAM policy provisioning

-Knowledge of end-to-end modern agile software development using technologies, including GitHub, REST APIs, JavaScript frameworks, Nexus, and Docker

-Knowledge of automation tools and Infrastructure-as-Code to manage installations, pipelines, and scripting

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with data engineering and SQL query optimization

-Experience with troubleshooting very complex distributed environments and taking corrective actions to ensure availability

-Experience with AWS CloudFront, S3, EC2, Lambda, and ElasticSearch

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

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