DevOps Site Reliability Engineer

Clearance Level
Solutions Architect
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ121244

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Pipeline

At GDIT, people are our differentiator.

Our employees are driven, resourceful, and unwavering. Our work depends on a DevOps Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) resource supporting Technical Support Services (TSS) contract for the United States Postal Service (USPS) activities located in Eagan, MN or remote.

As a DevOps Site Reliability Engineer who is experienced with DevSecOps Automation and Architecture, you will be trusted to help drive the technical solutions and bridge the gap between the development and operations teams in support of API/SDK development project for the USPS.

You will be a key member on the Application Development Agile Scrum Team reporting to the Team Technical Lead/Architect. This is one our most important roles, and it will give you the opportunity to join a lean team to help define, execute, and grow GDIT’s application services capabilities across the enterprise.

In this role, a typical day will include (Primary Responsibilities)

  • Be the liaison between API Development and Operations teams.
  • Design and Optimizes API performance, API Gateway service mesh, and Kubernetes orchestration.
  • Triages API production issues and promotes API scalability and resiliency
  • Coach and advise team technical lead and API developers
  • Review technical architecture provide critical feedback needed to strengthen our solution
  • Plan and help execute prototyping and technical implementation efforts

Your success in this role will directly impact GDIT’s technical capabilities across our divisions and fuel our growth. Your performance will be measured by the depth and breadth of technical impact you have on existing programs and in helping us to grow our business.


  • Master’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 10+ years of relevant experience
    • 7+ years of software development experience
    • 5+ years of DevSecOps continuous integration and delivery experience
    • 3+ years developing software products in Cloud environments
  • Certifications
    • Software development
    • DevSecOps
    • Cloud-Native architecture specializations
  • Technical skills
    • Expertise in DevSecOps automation, and Continuous Integration (CI) / Continuous Deployment (CD), Lean, and Agile Scrum/Kanban development techniques, best practices and tools
    • End-to-end Agile Lifecycle Management, Test, Build, Deployment, Security and Application Monitoring CI/CD pipeline automation solutions (i.e., Jira, GitLab/GitHub, Selenium, Cucumber, Bamboo, Ant/Maven, Jenkins, Terraform, Ansible, Sonatype Nexus/CheckMarx, New Relic, AppDynamics etc.)
    • Experience with GitOps processes and tools such as ArgoCD or Flux
    • Cloud-native application architecture and design experience including containerized microservice, service mesh, API and event-driven architectures
    • Application containerization and orchestration solutions (i.e., Docker, Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift or comparable)
    • Test-driven, and Behavior-driven Development (TDD / BDD)
    • Java/J2EE/JEE/.NET(C#) or comparable application architecture, design and development experience
    • Development framework and design pattern experience including Model View Controller, React, AngularJS, Node.js, JSON, Spring, Hibernate, Struts, Bootstrap, Responsive UI and/or comparable
    • SQL, RDBMS (i.e. Oracle, MS SQL Server) and NoSQL Database solutions (i.e. MarkLogic, MongoDB, DynamoDB, Neo4J, etc.)
  • Security clearance level
    • Ability to attain Public Trust and/or DoD Secret


  • Significant experience with cloud-native software architecture frameworks including Open-Source and Commercial distributions (OCI-compliant containerized microservices, REST API, Kubernetes deployment and orchestration) and Cloud-based services (AWS Lambda, EKS, Azure DevOps, AKS)
  • Experience with DevSecOps CI/CD pipeline automation, integration and onboarding of software development teams to accelerate value delivery
  • Demonstrated experience developing and scaling engineering solutions for both structured and unstructured data
  • Strong communication skills to communicate with customers, support personnel and stakeholders


  • Full-flex work week 
  • 401K with company match 
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you 
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams 

This is one our most important roles, and it will give you the opportunity to join a lean Application Services consulting practice to help define, execute, and grow GDIT’s software development capabilities across the enterprise.

You will have the opportunity to keep your skills sharp and continually grow by applying both traditional and emerging software development skills and technologies.  We have amazing labs with access to emerging technology to build compelling solutions, pilots, and proofs.  You will help define how these capabilities meet our customers current and future needs and priorities, craft technical solutions responsive to those needs, help to shape customer acquisitions, and position GDIT to win -- this is both a challenging and rewarding opportunity!

The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.  We can only accept Green Card Holders or US Citizens for this program.

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The likely salary range for this position is $118,810 - $198,411, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We 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.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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.