DevSecOps Engineer (REMOTE)

Clearance Level
None
Category
Systems Engineering
Location
Not Applicable, Iowa

REQ#: RQ65532

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

As a DevSecOps Engineer, you’ll provide and maintain the frameworks that our solution teams use to build and support their applications. You will regularly work with AWS services, Terraform, Git, Ansible, Packer, NewRelic, Docker, Gradle, Jenkins, PostgreSQL, Java, NodeJs, Python, server operating systems and other technologies. The ideal candidate will have software development experience and previous experience with security and network or server administration.

As a member of the DevSecOps team, you will be involved with our various Git integrations, Jenkins implementation and assisting teams in its usage. You will be helping us with our use of Terraform, and work on developing our standard approach for multicloud environment. You will also be helping with implementing and supporting the tools to that will provide automated Security, Performance, Functional and 508 testing and supporting BlueGreen Rolling deployments of our applications.  

This position can work 100% from home.


MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

  • Assisting with determining guidelines and standards for deploying to AWS Cloud infrastructure, system and application security requirements, and developing security solutions
  • Educating teams on adoption of DevSecOps practices and tooling, and supporting those practices and tools
  • Creating, managing, and maintaining our Terraform modules
  • Helping to define our cloud security requirements and audit configurations
  • Assisting teams with cloud environment issues related to performance, configuration, or otherwise
  • Identifying and implementing improvements to how we build and deploy software securely
  • Helping create cloud infrastructure in a cost efficient manner

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE/SKILLS

  • BA/BS Degree
  • 5+ years of IT experience
  • Experience using Linux/Unix (CentOS or RedHat preferred)
  • Experience with automation and configuration management tools:  Terraform and Ansible
  • Experience with Continuous Delivery and related practices
  • Experience with Docker and Jenkins (Pipelines)
  • 1 - 2 years experience with cloud providers
  • Experience with Java, Python, NodeJs, or shell scripting
  • Must be detail oriented, critical thinker, possess excellent problem solving skills
  • Desire for continuous improvement and a commitment to best practices
  • Exhibits a passion for DevSecOps Effective communication skills, especially in a team setting

DESIRED EXPERIENCE/SKILLS

  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Experience with Gradle, Artifactory, Vagrant, Vault, Packer
  • Experience with Security Scanning Tools
  • Experience with Static Code Quality Scanning Tools: SonarQube, ESLint
  • Knowledge of secure development practices
  • Stays current with related technology and practices
  • Ability to handle a dynamic work environment
  • Effective organization and time management skills
  • Desire for continuous learning
     
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.