Development Operations Engineer / Systems Administrator

Employer
Boeing Intelligence & Analytics
Location
Crystal City, VA
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Boeing Intelligence & Analytics (BI&A) is a leading provider of strategic capabilities to the United States Intelligence Community. We help Customers identify and develop strategies to counter the strengths and exploit the vulnerabilities of potential adversaries. We provide technical expertise across the entire mission spectrum from requirements definition and system and software development to system integration, test and deployment. BI&A maintains top-tier technical talent and industry expertise in software engineering, systems integration and development, rapid prototyping, and project leadership. We pride ourselves on the proven ability to support our Customers while understanding the importance of work - life balance. Development Operations Engineer / Systems Administrator Location: Crystal City, VA Job Code: 04-3812 # of Openings: 1 Division Overview: Boeing Intelligence & Analytics ("BI&A") is the PRIME contractor in this fast paced agile development contract supporting a mission-critical capability with a great opportunity to rapidly prototype and deploy advanced web-based capabilities. Development is currently centered around deploying custom applications using cutting edge technologies in an Amazon Web Services-based Microservices framework. This is a powerful, precise, and collaborative architecture enabling a whole of Intelligence solutions for our nation's challenges. The program serves as the on-site representative to the Customer and helps the team rapidly iterate the platform in support of mission needs. Clearance Requirements: Clearance: TS/SCI Description THIS POSITION REQUIRES AN TS/SCI CLEARANCE BI&A is seeking a Development Operations Engineer / System Administrator to join their high-caliber team. Who you are: . Are passionate about working on the bleeding edge of high profile technical projects and are motivated by delivering solutions on an aggressive schedule . Aren't satisfied with status quo, and regularly look for creative ways to solve problems and help your team meet commitments . Are insatiably curious - you ask why, you explore, and you're not afraid to blurt out your crazy idea . Love learning and using new technologies and sharing them with your team . Have a keen interest in using any and all appropriate tools, especially Cloud-based and Open Sourced, to solve the problem at hand . Phenomenal communicator who can explain and present concepts to technical non-technical audiences alike, including high-level decision makers and senior executives . Are extremely detailed oriented, obsessive about delivering 100% accountability and traceability for systems administration tasks, especially data transfers. This Systems Administrator/DevOps Engineer duties include: . Create and deploy mission-critical applications in a production cloud environment. These applications are high exposure in support of the Intelligence Community mission. . Oversee system integration, hardware and software installation, configuration and disposition of servers and workstations to support the architecture. . Design and develop automation of Cloud environment, troubleshoot network/connectivity issues, review with peers to make sure your work is rigorously designed, elegantly coded, and effectively tuned for platform performance . Manage tier 2 help desk support by addressing and resolving client concerns and keeping track of the issues worked using JIRA. . Operate and maintain mission critical legacy systems running Linux operating systems on commodity hardware. Assist with the deprecation and repurposing of these systems. EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year university in Computer Science, Math, or Engineering REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: 4+ years' experience working on Customer Networks 3+ years' experience as a systems administrator sustaining Intelligence Community enterprise-scale Linux-based applications 1+ years' knowledge of Server/Application/Deployment frameworks Unix/Linux Scripting such as Ruby, Perl, Python, OR Bash Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to effectively work in an agile team 1+ year AWS and Microsoft Azure Experience Experience working with PKI trust stores and certificates. Experience in Atlassian Suite (JIRA and CONFLUENCE) DESIRED EXPERIENCE (however NOT required): A successful previous cloud migration experience. 2+ years' experience with code management, continuous integration, continuous delivery tools and processes. 2+ years' experience providing one-click automation solutions for web application development teams using CI tools like Jenkins, circleCI etc. Experience working with the following technologies Apache Tomcat, Kafka, Eureka , Docker, Zookeeper, NGINX AWS and Amazon Cloud (EC2, EBS, S3, RDS, VPC, Route 53, ELB, IAM CloudFormation, etc) DevOps Tools - SaltStack, Chef, Puppet, Jenkins, Git, Artifactory Security+ Certification or equivalent RedHat Certified Systems Administrator Boeing Intelligence & Analytics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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