DevOps Engineer, Senior

McLean, Virginia, United States
May 24, 2018
Jun 07, 2018
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0001866

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

DevOps Engineer, Senior


If you're attending SXSW and love solving mission-critical problems, let's meet up. We're holding on-site interviews for analytical thinkers who want to dream big, drive hard, and do right at the forefront of digital solutions.

Apply below and a Booz Allen recruiter will get in touch if you're a good fit. We're looking forward to meeting you—and learning how you plan to change the world.

The Challenge:

We're looking for a DevOps engineering pro, who not only knows the importance of incremental and implementable development, but also understands the teamwork required to make DevOps more than a trendy buzz-word. In this role, you'll develop cloud environment tools and systems by incorporating all of the latest best practices in scripting, automation, OS administration, and containerization.

At Booz Allen, “dependable provisioning” is a critical skill, as we actively understand our contribution to the mission. As you take pride in correctly anticipating surge requirements, you'll also look for opportunities to automate, and recognize new opportunities to ensure uptime as technology progresses. You'll be our team's communication anchor, interacting with team members, in every phase of software development, ensuring targets are met.

If you've got the chops as a DevOps engineer who can get things done fast and accurately, while syncing with the progress of others, this is the team for you.

The Perks:

You'll have the opportunity to connect in Communities of Excellence with others doing similar work, because we know that creativity is contagious, and when you don't have to recreate the wheel, you can focus on new challenges. Benefit from our Digital University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications and books. Be empowered by our latest tools and technology, or take advantage of our tuition assistance. Take your creative ideas to the next level by applying to our Tech Innovators Program, which offers funding and time to explore your own interests.

You Have:

-Experience with Linux and UNIX administration

-Experience with Web technologies, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and .NET

-Experience with maintaining high availability production systems in a Cloud environment

-Experience with continuous integration tools and platforms, including Jenkins or TravisC

-Knowledge of automation frameworks and configuration management using either Puppet, Chef, or an equivalent

-Knowledge of scripting languages, including PowerShell, Bash, PHP, Python, Java, Node, or Ruby

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with LXC and containerization, including Docker

-Experience with using continuous monitoring tools, including Sensu, Nagios, and Splunk

-Experience with service discovery platforms, including DNS, Zookeeper, or Consul

-Experience with Relational Databases, including Microsoft SQL and MySQL

-Experience with Cloud Service Providers (CSP), including AWS and Azure

-Experience with working in and maintaining PaaS environments, including Kubernetes, Mesophere, Flynn, or Deis


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and will need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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