Senior DevSecOps Engineer

Clearance Level
Software Development
Washington, District of Columbia

REQ#: RQ88217

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: BI Full 6C (T4)
Requisition Type: Regular

At GDIT we build cutting-edge applications that help the end user accomplish their mission.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own. Bring your creativity to help us find simple solutions to complex problems. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an essential part in preparing our nation for the future. Our work depends on a Senior DevSecOps Engineer joining our team to support cloud migration activities for a federal customer located in Washington, DC.

GDIT is seeking a senior DevSecOps engineer to support a complex federal contract that enables the delivery and maintenance of cloud capabilities and improves software development processes.  The program involves operating and maintaining cloud infrastructure and platforms for a federal government customer.  This includes cloud modernization strategy, cloud managed services, developing processes for cloud service provisioning, requirements development, and enhancing cloud capabilities to solve mission problems.

  • Design, implement and maintain a federal cloud platform 
  • Working with the government, vendors and teaming partners to integrate systems for the overall success.
  • Developing staff and ensure ongoing performance and professional growth.
  • Overseeing and continually improving delivery on program, including supporting problem resolution. 
  • Creating effective business and technical cloud strategies and solutions that drive growth and execution

  • 10+ years of programming experience
  • 5+ years of experience working on a software engineer team leveraging DevSecOps
  • Includes 5 years of experience in at least two of the following fields in information security, computer or information science or related fields
  • Experience using a wide variety of open source and COTS technologies and tools
  • Experience automating operations and workflows
  • Solid understanding of and experience implementing and integrating CI/CD Tools from the ground up, such as Atlassian (JIRA and Confluence), Github, Jenkins, Ansible, Artifactory, Docker, Kubernetes, Selenium, SonarQube, Gatling, JMeter, JUnit, AMP, aChecker, Jaws, Netsparker, OWASP ZAP, Tenable Nessus, Splunk, Prometheus, CloudWatch, New Relic, Grafana, Slack/Google Hangouts Chat
  • Strong background working in an agile development environment, collaborating with Application Development and Architecture Teams
  • Experience with service-oriented architecture, web services, Application Programming Interfaces
  • Experience working in a High Availability environment with 99.99%+ uptime
  • Strong background in Amazon Web Service (AWS), MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB Apache, NGINX, PHP
  • Comfortable writing deployment scripts in languages such as Python, Shell, AWS Cloud Formation, Groovy, and Golang
  • Experience with systems and IT operations
  • Comfort with automated, frequent, incremental code testing and deployment
  • Strong grasp of automation tools
  • Data management skills
  • A strong focus on business outcomes
  • Comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders
  • A recognized certification in the Information Security field - i.e., CISM (Certified Information Security Manager), CISSP (Certified Information Security Professional)
  • Strong analytical, communication, and decision-making skills. Proficiency in a variety of computer programs and applications including VMWare, Windows, Linux, Oracle and Solaris.
  • 3+ years of experience improving customer experience by automating software development lifecycle (SDLC) as CICD pipelines and workflows using DevOps technologies
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect
  • Experience with JIRA
  • SAFe certification


●           401K with company match

●           Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you

●           Diverse, highly collaborative teams


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.