SAIC is looking for a talented Senior DevOps Engineer to provide support on our
GSA COMET contract. The candidate will work closely with the Product
Development, Cloud and Supports teams to ensure the health, stability and security
of a production CI/CD platform as well as AWS/Azure Infrastructure. They will
also be responsible for building out the CI/CD pipeline (GIT/Jenkins/Ansible).
- Work on DevOps
processes and tools supporting agile application development teams leading to
continuous integration, test, and deploy methods.
- Operate, maintain and
support production systems/applications; ensure that the systems are accessible
- Troubleshoot, analyze,
determine root causes for the issues that are reported by Tier-1 helpdesk; and
resolve associated tickets
- Assist with
application integration and troubleshooting in this infrastructure for a
complex application environment, including management of dependencies on
services, platforms, and other applications within the cloud infrastructure.
- Create DevOps process
automation and tooling to implement standards and boundaries in a way that
empowers the application development teams to help themselves for their
infrastructure and deployment needs.
- Develop, maintain and
improve a continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) for delivering
features, fixes and system updates in development, integration and production
- Perform release
management Develop and maintain a continuous testing suite to validate deliverables
and ensure quality.
- Develop, maintain and
improve real-time monitoring and metric development for the production
environment to ensure high quality through early detection of issues.
- Define DevOps best
practices for the application development teams and assist them in engaging
- Leverage external and
internal cloud services features such as elastic capacity auto-scaling, elastic
load balancing, right-sizing, disaster recovery strategies, and tiered storage.
- Implement security
best practices and initiatives at all levels of the infrastructure.
- Ensure maximum uptime
of cloud hosted environments, including production, staging, testing and
- Keep up to date with
developments in technology, and DevOps fields through educational and other
information resources and make our team aware of possible applications for new
technologies and methods.
This position allows for a combination of onsite and
remote work. Candidate must be located in the DC metro area in order to be
onsite at least 2 days per week.
Qualifications Required Education & Experience
- Bachelors in Computer Science/Engineering or related field and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; May accept 7 years of experience in lieu of degree.
- 5+ years of experience
in DevOps environments and development
- Experience with CI/CD
and building test automation frameworks.
- Previous experience
building or maintaining full-stack applications and/or infrastructure.
- Passion for quality
and solving problems in complex computing environments.
- Experience working in
an Agile/Scrum environment.
- Extensive experience
with scripting and programming such as Python.
- Knowledge of test and
QA automation frameworks.
- Experience with AWS
- Willingness to work on
a fast-paced team with a "low ego/high performance" culture.
- Willingness to support
a DevOps team (24X7 accessibility for emergency issues on a rotating basis).
- Skills Required:
- Linux/Unix Scripting –
Experience – Sr. Level
- Java application troubleshooting – Mid Level
- SQL Dev [Sybase ASE preferred] – Mid Level
- Internet Protocols [http, https, ssl, sftp, ftp] – knowledge and working
- JReports – knowledge and working experience is preferred
- Experience working with JBoss application server management [start, stop,
configs, system/access logs]
- Experience working with Apache web server management [start, stop, configs,
- Must pass a GSA
background check/Public Trust.
ThThis position allows for a combination of onsite and remote work. Candidate must be located in the DC metro area in order to be onsite at least 2 days per week.
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