DevOps Engineer - TS/SCI with Poly

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Software Development
Chantilly, Virginia

REQ#: RQ138684

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

The DevOps Engineer will design, develop, and build an automated CI/CD pipeline to deliver complex software products into a production environment. The ideal candidate is a hands-on pipeline builder with significant experience in developing repeatable processes that enable the delivery of software in an on-demand cadence. They must have strong, firsthand technical expertise in a variety of configuration automation, deployment, and continuous integration technologies and the proven ability to fashion robust solutions that can keep pace with software development. They must be at ease working in an agile environment with little supervision. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation.


  • Work with a team to deliver new software builds to the customer environment in a repeatable and reliable manner
  • Shepard software baselines through the stage, deploy, verify, monitor, and respond phases of a CI/CD pipeline
  • Stand up and/or work with the necessary tooling for a robust CI/CD pipeline, to include: Maven, Gitlab, Red Hat OpenShift, Docker, Ansible, and Puppet
  • Design, develops, test, debug, and deploy new software tools that extend or replace existing capabilities.
  • Write and update technical documentation such as system documentation, training materials, processes and procedures.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with software engineers, data scientists, analyst, project managers and other engineering groups.
  • Provide ongoing maintenance, support, and enhancements in production systems and platforms.
  • Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for software systems and application issues.
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement.
  • Work alongside other engineers on the team to sustain and advance our organization’s capabilities.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or other related technical discipline, or equivalent combination of education, technical certifications, training, and work/military experience.


  • TS/SCI with polygraph
  • Ability to create workflows, activities, and automation needed to shepherd a new piece of functionality from ideation to an on-demand release to the end user in a production environment
  • Demonstrated hands-on DevOps experience building and deploying infrastructure with technologies such as Ansible and Puppet
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with Linux-based systems and shell scripting
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with build automation technologies like Git, Maven, etc.
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience working with Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka, and Elasticsearch.
  • Demonstrated experience deploying Docker engines in virtualized platforms for containerization of multiple apps
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with Linux.
  • Demonstrated experience with Gitlab


  • Demonstrated experience with OpenShift
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with monitoring technologies like ELK, Prometheus, Grafana, etc.
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience in programming and software development using Java, JavaScript, or Python.
  • Demonstrated hands on experience working with PostgreSQL and Apache NiFi.
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience working with Hadoop, Apache Spark and their related ecosystems.

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.