The Defense Group of Leidos has an opening for a DevOps Support Engineer in the Montgomery, AL area to support GCSS –AF 2 Operations and Sustainment.
The DevOps Support Engineer will work collaboratively with DevOps engineering to monitor and troubleshoot our systems. Identify areas to automate and streamline our operations and processes. Maintain tools for monitoring and operations, and troubleshoot and resolve issues in our dev, test and production environments.
Support various teams working with Azure, AWS, and Docker instances
Work with application teams to support applications and promote site reliability engineering.
Continuously seek ways to increase dependability of deployments, and to reduce the amount of human intervention needed.
Troubleshoot software issues when they arise, and report defects.
Work with migrated applications on cloud technology stacks
Provide support and maintenance for core common services for mission applications
Be responsible for critical applications
Perform work within the defined SLAs
Work closely with other support and development teams
Create and update documentation where required
Work indecently and as a team member
Support on-call rotation schedule
Cross train capabilities with other team members
Requires BS degree and 2 – 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience.
2+ years of experience with Bash, Python, Ruby or Powershell Scripting
Ability to work in a team environment or independently
Working knowledge of Linux and Windows
Working knowledge of AWS or Azure environments
An understanding of ITIL principles and what they mean to support
Worked with application monitoring and management tools
Understanding and working knowledge of cloud based technologies
Have worked in a DevOps/Agile environment
Knowledge of DevOps tools and processes
Have good communication skills (written and verbal)
Have the ability to translate technical issues to user friendly language
Be an excellent Team Player
Ability to obtain a SECRET Clearance
Obtain DoD 8570 certification within 60 days (typically Security+)
Knowledge of Scrum and Kanban Agile development process.
Complex scripting, debugging, data analysis, problem analysis and resolution of issues within open source applications.
Design, manage, and maintain tools to automate operational processes using shell and Ansible scripting.
Experience using Agile tracking tools, preferably Jira and Confluence
Experience implementing AWS or Azure core services.
Knowledgeable with PaaS Tools such as Cloud Foundry and OpenShift.
Operating System and Infrastructure experience with RedHat Linux and Windows 10.
Experience with source code versioning and Pull Requests with Git and Stash/BitBucket.
Good interpersonal and communication skills necessary to work effectively with customers and other team members.
AWS or Azure certification
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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