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DevSecOps Engineer

Job ID: 2302089
Location: UPPER MARLBORO, MD, United States
Date Posted: Mar 24, 2023
Category: Software
Subcategory: DevSecOps
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: Hybrid Remote
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a highly motivated DevSecOps Engineer to join our team of professionals at our Identity and Data Sciences Laboratory (IDSL) in Upper Marlboro, MD. This role will be primarily remote, but will require occasional attendance at our facility in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. The selected individual will introduce methodologies to balance the needs of the software development life cycle, processes, and tools, from coding to development to maintenance, monitoring and updates. The individual will contribute significantly to maintaining our existing Windows and Linux based computing environments on premise and in the AWS cloud. 

The IDSL team operates the Maryland Test Facility (MdTF; to carry out technology evaluations on behalf of our customers. The candidate will join a team composed of engineers working to design, build, and execute experiments in support of customer goals. The successful candidate will enjoy working in a hands-on environment with work primarily being performed onsite in a research setting, with additional opportunities to support field tests and pilots. This position is based in Upper Marlboro, MD and expects up to 20% travel within the continental US. Compensation DOE. 


  • Work with Docker containers, Kubernetes clusters and the use of open-source frameworks for orchestration, logging, monitoring, and networking of containers. 
  • Build & automate the entire DevOps pipeline, including application performance monitoring, CI/CD cycles, infrastructure and configuration management, and many others. 
  • Work with software developers, IT staff and oversee code releases and deployments. 
  • Investigate and resolve technical issues, provide level 2 technical support, perform root cause analysis for production errors, build tools to improve customer experience and develop software to integrate with internal back-end systems. 


Required Qualifications:

  • This position requires a BS and 2+ years, MS and 0+ years, or equivalent related experience. 
  • Must be US citizen.  
  • Must be able to obtain DHS Public Trust. 
  • Have experience with Linux, Kubernetes, AWS cloud, as that is what you will be working with. 
  • Experience with running or supporting containerized workloads and serverless workloads. 
  • Understand the DevSecOps toolset, Shell/Bash scripting, PowerShell, Python. 
  • Has experience with Ansible, Jenkins, Docker, CloudFormation, or Terraform. 

Desired Qualifications: 

  • Experience supporting production environments. 
  • Knowledge of open-source tools and cloud resources to investigate and resolve issues, identify ways to cut down on tedious, boring tasks and free up the developers to do what they do best. 
  • Experience with identity management solutions, including Microsoft Active Directory. 
  • Has current understanding of best practices regarding system security measures.  
  • Knowledge of Docker Compose, Rancher, Prometheus, Grafana. 
  • Be able to analyze the current technologies and develop steps and processes to improve and expand upon them. 
  • Introduce methodologies to balance needs throughout the software development life cycle, processes, and tools, from coding to development to maintenance and updates. 

What's In It for You:

You will have the ability to make an impact on our team and help support engineers to see the projects flourish. You will also be working toward career goals designated by you. 
So, if you are a DevSecOps Engineer with experience, please apply today!

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

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