Sr Cloud DevOps Engineer

Clearance Level
None
Category
Cloud
Location
West Des Moines, Iowa

REQ#: RQ64904

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics IT is looking for a highly experienced Cloud DevOps Engineer to join our Cloud Engineering and Operations team. We are an Amazon Managed Service Partner (MSP) providing full-scope cloud engineering, operations, and development services to multiple government and commercial customers. We are looking for someone who can help extend and improve our processes, evangelize the DevOps culture, and can work with us to improve our infrastructure automation to move our customers forward. If you are passionate about teaching, learning, and automating and working in a highly collaborative environment, we want to hear from you.

In this position you will be responsible for:

  • Provisioning, maintaining and improving our existing cloud infrastructure.
  • Researching, designing, developing and/or modifying enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.
  • Using tools such as Jenkins, Ansible, Jira, Confluence, and Bitbucket to improve and speed delivery of our products and services.
  • Extending and maintaining automation frameworks in the areas of infrastructure as code and CI/CD.
  • Work with other developers and operations to perform DevOps processes.
  • Troubleshooting problems and provides customer support for software operating systems and application issues.
  • Writing and updating technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.

Required Qualifications:

  • 15 years of experience with System Engineering.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration 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).

Preferred Qualification:

  • AWS Certified DevOps Engineer.
  • Knowledge of government security architecture and/or secure coding practices.
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.

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.