DevOps Engineer (19-02013)

ALTA IT Services Rockville, MD
  • Depends on experience
  • Full Time
  • Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401K / Retirement
  • Employer Likely to Respond

Sr. System Engineer

Primary Location: Springfield, VA

Clearance Requirement: Top Secret

We are seeking an Enterprise System Engineer with Azure and DevOps experience to provide analysis, advisory, consulting, and coordination for deploying application services for a Federal Government Agency. The candidate must possess expertise in system architecture and design.
Position Responsibilities:

  • Assist and provide technical support for implementation, operation and maintenance of enterprise application services in a cloud environment to ensure continuity of operations and continuous improvement as appropriate
  • Develop required System Engineering Lifecycle (SELC) documentation in support of development, implementation, for all new solutions implemented and operations and maintenance for enterprise identity services
  • Lead requirements gathering sessions, translate business requirements to detailed technical system specifications, architecture systems, and serve as the liaison between project stakeholders, customer, and team leads
  • Assessment of the current-state application and program requirements, processes, standard operating procedures, and technologies 
  • Develop, document and implement governance and business processes, for each enterprise service where required
  • Provide operations support including patching, maintenance, administration, health checks
  • Provide application services planning and assist in trouble resolution with Enterprise Services (applications, support services, change management, etc.) 

Basic Skills & Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience working in Enterprise Services and Microsoft Engineering  
  • Ability to evaluate and identify appropriate technology platforms including tools, frameworks and technology stacks for delivering the cloud & DevOps services
  • In-depth knowledge and experience with Office 365, Azure IaaS, Azure Active Directory, Active Directory, Active Directory Federation Services, and AWS IAM.
  • Strong experience in DevOps activities such as Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment and use of select tools/technologies: Git, Jira, Confluence, Jenkins and SonarQube administration
  • Experience working with Agile software development methodology using Jira (Sprint, Kanban)
  • Experience with the Installation, Configuration and Troubleshooting of VMware and experience with Virtual Machines using VMware (VSphere, virtual center), Hypervisor, and Virtual Box expert in automation and deploy configuration management to different environments DEV/PROD
  • Experience with automating operations process:  Unit Test Automation, Build/Release Management, Software Configuration Management and Change Management

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience 
  • Relevant cloud certifications such as Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect or AWS Cloud Practitioner
  •  Experience with two or more of the following technologies/products: Authentication and SSO, Azure, VMware, AWS
  • Excellent writing and communication skills especially in regard to writing technical documentation
  • Knowledge of underlying solution protocols, including SSL/TLS, HTTP, SAML, Kerberos, and S/MIME, OpenID Connect, OAuth
  • Experience with the following DevOps tool sets: GIT, Jenkins, Chef and Azure in a DevOps environment
  • Experience with implementing FISMA, NIST, security standards
  • Experience with implementing ICAM principles, policies and standards

 ALTA IT Services, LLC. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor.

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