Devops Engineer, Senior

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. Mclean , VA 22107

Posted 1 week ago

Job Description: Job Number: R0050249

DevOps Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to make a difference in modernizing America's warfighter to win the battles of tomorrow? What if you could find a position that is tailor made for your mix of development, engineering, and communication skills? Efficient software development teams make the most of their time by limiting the activities that take developers away from writing their code. That's why we need you, an experienced DevOps engineer, to help us shorten the time it takes to get critical tools developed and into the hands of America's warfighters who need them to make critical decisions to help protect our country.

As a DevOps engineer on our team, you'll use your development experience to streamline our software development life cycle from requirements to monitoring in production. You'll lead efforts to incorporate open source tools, automation, and Cloud resources to cut down on tedious, boring tasks and free up the team's developers to do what they do best innovate. You'll implement continuous integration and delivery to limit manual testing and troubleshooting. This is an opportunity to broaden your skillset into areas like automation, Cloud-based development, and other similar technologies while developing software that will help us win the battles of tomorrow. As a technical leader, you'll identify new opportunities to build software solutions to help your customers meet their toughest challenges. Join our team as we build tools to transform the future of government IT service.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn't all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • access to experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees
  • opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You'll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We'll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

  • 6+ years of experience with Linux systems engineering

  • 3+ years of experience with developing back-end software applications

  • 3+ years of experience with leading small technical teams in operational settings, including assigning or overseeing tasks and providing technical support and mentorship to team members

  • 2+ years of experience with deploying, automating, maintaining, and managing AWS Cloud-based deployment environments to ensure the availability, performance, scalability, and security of productions systems

  • 2+ years of experience with configuration management tools, including Ansible, SaltStack, Terraform, Chef, or Puppet and extending these tools with custom-developed plugins

  • 2+ years of experience with the development, deployment, and troubleshooting of Docker containers in distributed production environments

  • 2+ years of experience with dynamic orchestration schedulers, including Kubernetes or OpenShift, Apache Mesos, Pivotal CloudFoundry, or Docker Swarm and logging and metrics aggregation tools, including ELK, InfluxDB, Grafana, Kibana, or DataDog

  • Ability to lead TEMs, synthesize technical scenarios to non-technical audiences, and provide executive-level operational status reports

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

  • Knowledge of Python, Java, or Golang programming languages

  • Knowledge of ETL tools, including Apache Nifi

  • Knowledge of YAML

  • Ability to work on the client site in Washington, DC or Reston, VA

  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

  • BA or BS degree

  • Security+ Certification

  • AWS Solutions Architect Certification and Certified Kubernetes Administrator Certification


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

We're an EOE that empowers our peopleno matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristicto fearlessly drive change.


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