DevOps Systems Engineer

Employer
Boeing Intelligence & Analytics
Location
Annapolis Junction, MD
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 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. DevOps Systems Engineer Location: Annapolis Junction, MD Job Code: 03-3847 # of Openings: 1 Division Overview: This PRIME contract focuses on web-based GUI development, using newest and emerging technologies while supporting an extremely large user population across multiple mission areas. The work is fast-paced and challenging using leading-edge technologies to develop innovative solutions. Clearance Requirements: Clearance: TS/SCI WITH POLYGRAPH Description ul.details li{font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:16px;} This BI&A PRIME contract is seeking a DevOps Systems Engineer to join a team which is responsible for provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. This teams participates in technical research and development enabling continuing innovation within the infrastructure and ensuring system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational values. DevOps Systems Engineer duties include: Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, operating system, storage, applications, in accordance with standards and operational requirements. Develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures. Contribute to and maintain system standards. Research and recommend innovative, and where applicable automate approaches for system administrations tasks. Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems, and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled job. Repair and recover from hardware or software failures. Coordinate and communication with impacted constituencies. Apply OS patches and upgrades, upgrade system administration tools and utilities. Configure / add new services as necessary. Perform on-going performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required. Configure CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required. EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's Degree in a related Technical Field may be substituted for 4 years experience. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: 15+ years experience performing and providing technical support to hardware, software, and applications. 7+ years experience providing technical guidance to mid-level engineering personnel. Experience developing technical documentation. Technical experience to include: Strong UNIX/Linux systems administration skills, including configuration, troubleshooting, and automation. Development of back-end systems software that improves sustainability and operations. Troubleshooting and performance tuning experience. Fluency in at least on scripting/code language such as Ruby, Shell, Python, or Java. Writing software for configuration management systems (Puppet, Chef, Ansible) in production environments. Experience configuring and/or utilizing monitoring/logging solutions for operations such as Nagios, Collectd, logstash, Kafka, or Cassandra. Solid web infrastructure fundamentals: TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP, cashing REST, and scale out. Configuring Java application servers such as Tomcat or Netty. Configuring WWW servers such as apache, nginx, or haproxy. Experience using distributed source code control such as Git or Mercurial. DESIRED EXPERIENCE: Experience with security accreditation process for our customer. Knowledge of the Java development process and use of tools Knowledge of Apache Mesos and/or Linux cgroups. Boeing Intelligence & Analytics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. EEO Is the Law Back to Search Results Are you a returning applicant? Previous Applicants: Email: Password: If you do not remember your password click here. Back to Search Results New Search