Location: Herndon, VA

Job ID: 5749


Capital TechSearch is seeking DevOPS Security Engineer to join the Global Information Security & Privacy organization. You will be core team member of the group responsible for content development and management of various security products. This role is also responsible for ensuring the effective use of application, integration and operation of key security products utilized within Global Security.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Handle systems administration of Linux and Windows servers in hybrid data center environment
  • Design and implement solutions to provide continuous integration, automated deployment, and configuration management of developed applications
  • Resolve problems associated with key infrastructure components including servers, databases, CI tools, applications, and software
  • Work closely with Dev teams to provide operational environment expertise
  • Develop and maintain custom Bash and Python scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks
  • Drive continuous integration and deployment strategies leveraging tools like GIT/Salt/Chef/Puppet with a DevOps philosophy
  • Responsible for maintaining highly performant, stable, and scalable environments
  • Maintain existing documentation of systems processes and procedures. Create, develop, and maintain architectural documentation best practices, high-quality deployment, infrastructure, and production needs
  • Conduct highly complex systems automation/scripting and systems supportactivities, including system integration and monitoring
  • Increase the speed of our Dev team's ability to deliver features to production while working with other DevOps Automation Engineers
  • Create best practices recommendations, tutorials, blog posts, sample code, and technical presentations for various teams and stakeholders

Job Qualifications:
  • 5 years' experience in Information Technology
  • 3 years' experience with Unix/Linux system administration
  • 2 years' of experience working with enterprise container platforms such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • 2 years' experience in one or more of the following: Java, Python, Ruby, Bash
  • Experience with performance tuning and troubleshooting server OS issues (CPU, Memory and I/O)
  • Experience interacting with APIs to automate processes
  • Experience with build tools, CI/CD, DevOps and agile principles (GitLab CI a big plus)
  • Ability to automate common and repeatable tasks/processes
  • Strong knowledge of source control management systems and code branching/merging strategies and familiarity with build-time dependency management
  • Strong experience in a DevOps role - meaning supporting developers by providing infrastructure and maintaining CI/CD systems
  • Experience with Linux environments
  • Experience with virtualization technologies
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Sound problem resolution, judgment, negotiating and decision making skills
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to accomplish assigned tasks

Eligible to work for any employer in the USA


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