Software Engineer (DevOps)

at Parsons
Location Centreville, VA
Date Posted July 27, 2020
Category All Jobs
Job Type Full-time


Parsons is seeking a DevOps Engineer to support design and development of a next generation customer operations platform.  You will be responsible for the automation and continuous integration of software products as they are built and deployed to operational end-points. This is your opportunity to be a part of a vital mission that directly contributes to matters of national security!


  • Support a team of DevOps Engineers in designing, developing, and maintaining a DevOps framework to support automation and deployment of operational capabilities
  • Develop both customer and team documentation of the DevOps process
  • Perform maintenance, upgrades and troubleshooting of existing enterprise development applications
  • Provide technical support and training to project team and customer
  • Automate deployments of applications using Gitlab CI/CD, on-prem Kubernetes, Ansible, and other automation technologies

Required Skills

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, or a related discipline or comparable work experience
  • 3+ years of experience in a related field that may include DevOps responsibilities
  • Experience developing and managing applications running in Docker
  • Experience managing/administering a Kubernetes environment
  • Experience creating and modifying Gitlab CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience with distributed architectures including Linux (RHEL, Centos, Ubuntu, etc), macOS, and Windows Server Operating Systems
  • Experience with build automation technologies (Jenkins, Gradle, Maven, Ivy, etc.)
  • Scripting (Bash, Python, Gawk, Perl, Groovy, etc.)
  • Experience with source code repository tools and services (GIT, SVN, Gitlab, Github, Bitbucket, etc)
  • Experience with Agile development practices
  • TS Clearance is required and must be eligible to obtain and maintain polygraph clearance

Desired Skills

  • Experience with orchestration / automated configuration management tools (Ansible, Salt, Puppet, Chef, Terraform etc.)
  • Experience with message brokers (RabbitMQ, Kafka, Amazon SQS, etc)
  • Experience with systems utilizing RESTful Interfaces (REST APIs)
  • Experience deploying and administering an Artifact binary repository (Nexus, Maven, Artifactory, etc.)

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.

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