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Senior DevOps Engineer Job

Senior DevOps Engineer Job

Date: Feb 24, 2018

Location: Reston, VA, US

Company: SAIC

Senior DevOps Engineer (Job Number:433713)


Job Description:

SAIC is seeking a DevOps Engineer with at least 10 years' experience in developing, designing, engineering and deploying private and hybrid cloud environments. The candidate will have strong verbal and written communication skills while working in a collaborative team environment consisting of systems, networking and lnfoSec engineers. The candidate will have excellent troubleshooting skills in all aspects of networking and systems, especially with Linux operating systems related issues. The candidate will have a strong desire and aptitude for solving problems and performing deep technical dives to resolve issues quickly and efficiently.

Job Responsibilities:

Support and/or enable mission operations by:

- Providing engineering support to stakeholders.

- Designing end-to-end deployments with stakeholders.

- Writing necessary documentation, as required.

- Working with the team to ensure design criteria is compliant with overall design goals.

- Providing technical briefings.

- Conducting necessary testing to validate design.

- Provisioning resources as required.

- Configuring resources as required.

- Enabling configuration management of provisioned resources.

- Enabling performance management of provisioned resources.

- Enabling log event collection and analysis and Support ongoing engineering efforts.

- Engineer Linux environment

- Puppet deployments

- Containerization and management of container environments.

- Orchestration & automation.

- Application deployments in support of mission needs.

- Data flow development and troubleshooting.

- Systems hardening.

- Infrastructure

- Support equipment recap efforts.

- Virtual environment management.

- Routine O&M.

- Network appliances.

- Switches, firewalls, routers.

- Operating Systems.

- Linux and Windows.

- Infrastructure.

- Virtual Infrastructure, to include VMware.

- Storage Infrastructure, to include NetApp.

- Customer Support.

- Various customer support tasks, to include account management and communication.

Required Education and Experience: Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.

Mandatory Skills:

- Active TS SCI w Poly security clearance.

- Advanced scripting and/or programming skills with at least one of the following: bash, python, perl, Java, Ruby.

- Expertise in the deployment, provisioning, operations and maintenance of Linux environments running centos and Ubuntu.

- Experience with the configuration, deployment and maintenance of configuration management tools such as puppet or chef.

- Possess solid experience with virtualization platforms such as VMware or Xen and virtualization technologies such as libvirt, KVM, QEMU, Namespaces and Containers.

- Experience with application containerization technologies such as LXD and/or Docker.

- Experience with commercial cloud provider service offerings such as AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Azure Strong desire and aptitude for problem solving and performing deep technical dives to resolve issues quickly and efficiently.

Desired Skills:

- Good understanding of VMware Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) reference architecture.

- Experience with network engineering concepts (SDN, TCP/IP, packet/frame architecture, 1Pv4/1Pv6, tunneling protocols, VXLAN) and routing protocols (OSPF, BGP, MPLS).

- Understanding of IPSEC and SSL VPN technologies and virtual network environments using STT, GRE, or other tunneling mechanisms.

- Support mixed environments supporting both Linux and Windows, using Active Directory, LDAP, Kerberos and other utilities and/or services such as remote desktop, SSH and command line interface.

- Perform system hardening of Linux systems according to information security engineering principles and industry best practices.

- Good understanding of storage solutions using object storage, block storage and file systems, such as ZFS, CEPH or NFS.

- Perform log event correlation using tools such as HP ArcSight, Splunk or ELK.

- Experience with commercial network monitoring and system management applications (SNMP, Nagios, SolarWinds, etc).

- Configure, operate and support Cisco network appliances such as Nexus 7000 switches and ASA firewalls Experience working with Sponsor Enterprise partner organizations, including how to obtain access to enterprise network, security and software resources.

- Utilize Visio and PowerPoint to develop technical engineering diagrams and/or presentations.


SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jan 26, 2018, 5:00:00 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-RESTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

Job Segment: Engineer, Network Security, Security Clearance, Systems Engineer, Linux, Engineering, Security, Government, Technology

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