Kubernetes Engineer, Lead

The Challenge:

Have you run Kubernetes in production? How about across cloud providers and hybrid cloud? Are you interested in deploying, testing, and destroying a Kubernetes cluster in record time? If so, Booz Allen is looking for you.

Come join our Kubernetes platform team to build, deploy, operate, and improve our clusters. Help guide the adoption of Kubernetes across the organization. You will design, implement, and configure the production grade of Kubernetes clusters. Ensure the resiliency of containerized workloads through application autoscaling, fault tolerance, and high availability. This position is a hybrid role with a combination of working at a Booz Allen office or client site and working remotely.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • Experience with deploying Kubernetes within a cloud offerings or platform, including GCP, AWS, or Azure
  • Experience with using or migrating continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) pipeline solutions or tools, including Jenkins, Git, or TeamCity
  • Experience with designing, developing, deploying, or delivering using automation techniques or tools, including Ansible or Git
  • Knowledge of cloud and virtualization-based technologies, including Docker, Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), VMware, or OpenShift
  • Knowledge of Linux or UNIX administration and automation
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Bachelor's degree
  • CompTIA Security+ Certification

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience working and influencing software development teams
  • Knowledge of Linux, including Ubuntu, RHEL, or CentOS, with a focus on the web, including Apache or Nginx
  • Knowledge of protocols and technologies, including Microservices, SOA, HTTP, SSL/TLS, LDAP, JDBC, SQL, or HTML


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

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have 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 that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, 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.

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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