We are GDIT. We stay at the forefront of innovation to solve complex technical challenges.
GDIT is your place. Make it your own by discovering new ways to securely and expertly apply the latest technology. Own your opportunity at GDIT and you’ll be a meaningful part of improving how agencies operate. Our work depends on a Cloud DevOps/DevSecOps Engineer joining our team remotely to support the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) activities.
At GDIT, we foster a people-centric environment. As a Cloud DevOps/DevSecOps Engineer supporting CMS, you will be trusted to maintain all of the system cloud non-production and production environments. A typical day will include:
Performing day to day AWS system administration; environment monitoring and support; troubleshooting, root cause analysis and problem solving
Developing and managing infrastructure environment using various AWS cloud services
Creating automation scripts for provisioning, decommissioning, deploying services, and patching activities, using continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines
Understanding and contributing to solutions within the existing architecture
Managing development repositories, builds secure automation and application deployment
Working with AWS support to escalate problems and identify product limitation solutions
Identifying potential scaling issues and helping to define how to monitor and fix them
Delivering continuous improvement of scripts and templates for reproducible deployments
Participating in release activities and on-call rotation of 24x7x365 environment as needed
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
Bachelor’s degree with 8+ years of relevant experience
Experience as an Amazon Web Services (AWS) System Administrator using AWS FedRamp or Private Cloud Edition (PCE) for control plane
Experience supporting high available/high traffic websites, preferably across multiple data centers
Experience deploying automation infrastructure by using the AWS Cloud Formation techniques
Experience integrating with Microservices as a SaaS
Experience with load balancers, configuration management tools, such as GitHub and Jenkins, and common networking equipment
Experience with Blue/Green, Canary, and Rolling deployment strategies
Experience with Agile methodologies, DevSecOps/DevOps, and CI/CD pipelines
Familiarity with common open-source infrastructure tools
Familiarity with monitoring technologies, such as NewRelic and Splunk
Strong knowledge of common Linux distributions (RHEL, CentOS, Debian, etc.)
Strong understanding of internet and networking protocols such as DNS, HTTP, and TCP/IP
Candidate must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance.
Candidate must have lived in the United States at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years.
US citizen or a Green Card holder
Health Care Industry or CMS experience
Experience with JIRA, Confluence, and GitHub
Ability to work independently and interact regularly with government and non-government stakeholders at multiple levels of authority
Excellent oral and written communication skills, with a demonstrated ability to communicate complex technical topics to management and non-technical audiences
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
401K with company match
Customizable health benefits packages
Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
Rewards program for high-performing employees
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The likely salary range for this position is $103,272 - $172,453, 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.
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 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.