Dev-Ops Engineer

Employer
General Dynamics Information Technology
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Sep 19, 2021
Closes
Sep 21, 2021
Ref
100414857
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
**Type of Requisition:** Regular**Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:** Top Secret SCI + Polygraph**Job Family:** Military OperationsAt GDIT, we get work done. As a DevOps supporting the Intelligence Community, you will be trusted to work on an Agile team and coordinate tasking. In this role, a typical day will include:+ Serves as a top level technical or functional expert supporting one or more clients and unlimited user groups.+ Performs highly specialized technical tasks associated with cutting-edge technologies.+ Works with user groups to solve business problems with available technology including hardware, software, databases, and peripherals.+ Applies expert functional knowledge and experience to significant business projects or processes.+ May perform business development activities, including providing technical input to proposal efforts+ Provides guidance and training to less experienced staff.+ May serve as a technical task or project leader.+ May have supervisory responsibilities.+ Maintains current knowledge of relevant developments in area of expertise.+ Participates in special projects as required.Additional activities for this effort include:+ Participation in iterative Agile system/software development teams with adherence to all reporting requirements.+ Meeting with stakeholders, analyzing requirements, user stories and related artifacts to determine technical specifications for system environments+ Working with technical teams for the development, operations and maintenance of Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) instances for development, test and production environments+ Planning and performing upgrades, enhancements, patches, scans, and regular operating system maintenance in accordance with customer protocols+ Planning and performing system security/antivirus upgrades, enhancements, patches, scans in accordance with customer protocols+ Working with other programs to coordinate integration of enterprise services/systems to be consumed/used by the Sponsor+ Development of technical documentation and briefing materials to support program status reviews, control gates, and other presentations as directed by program management+ Working with program Lead Engineer/System Integrator to maintain System Security Plans (SSP) and assist with system Accreditation and Authorizations (A)+ Providing guidance and leadership to less-experienced system engineer**WHAT YOU'LL NEED:**+ Education:Bachelor's Degree in a related discipline.+ Qualifications:8-12 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN AREA OF EXPERTISE. **Required Qualifications:**+ Strong oral and written communication skills+ Basic understanding of Linux base system+ Experience collaborating with and/or partnering with infrastructure service providers+ Experience with CloudFormation and JSON to generate Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) instances+ Experience building AWS EC2 instances for development, test, and production environments+ Experience building sophisticated and automated infrastructure using system build tools such as Packer+ Knowledge of AWS system deployment and configuration management tools (ie Squid, Puppet, Packer, Chef, Salt, etc.)+ Experience developing and maintaining auto scaling and elastic load balancing (ELB) capabilities+ Understanding of access management and security groups (ie LDAP, 1AM, S3 bucket, CloudTrail, SSH, VPN, etc.)+ Knowledge of AWS system monitoring, notifications, and logging tools ((ie Icinga, CloudWatch, Trivoli, Vegas, CloudFront, Logstash, etc.)+ Experience employing the aforementioned systems in a DEVSECOPS environment**Desired Skills:**+ Experience with the customer or customer partners' policies, directives and standards+ Understanding of government ICD 503 system security accreditation (C/A) procedures+ Basic understanding of Agile/Scrum process tracking via in person and software such as JIRA+ Strong scripting skills using languages (Ie Powershell, Bash, Ruby, Peri, etc.)+ Understanding of Government best practices with regards to AWS systems development processes+ Basic understanding of software/application development processes+ Understanding of code/document control repositories (Ie Git/GitHub, SVN, etc.)+ Basic understanding of messaging queue technologies (Ie EQS/ActiveMQ, PEMB/Kafka, etc.)+ Basic understandings of database server requirements for Oracle; Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS), or similar toolsets+ AWS Certification**WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:**+ Full-flex work week+ 401K with company match+ Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career+ Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators+ Ability to make a real impact on the world around you\#OpportunityOwned\#GDITCareers\#GDITLife\#WeAreGDIT\#GDITInterns\#GDITLife\#GDITAlumniCampaignWe are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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