DevOps Engineer


Job Description:

The Leidos Spatial Solutions Division has an exciting opportunity for an experienced DevOps Engineer to assist with the development, integration, deployment, and sustainment of critical Aeronautical systems.

Primary Roles & Responsibilities:
  • The primary duties will be to lead the program's Multi-cloud DevOps capability spanning AWS cloud environments, including the Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) Pipeline.
  • Transition CI/CD pipelines from Jenkins to GitLab utilizing automated testing and deployment techniques.
  • Maintain PaaS frameworks and Tanzu environments including maintenance, troubleshooting, and cloud optimization.
  • Create and Maintain DevOps documentation.
  • Maintain user-friendly dashboards displaying program metrics; generate ad-hoc data analysis reports for management and customer; drive business intelligence initiatives and data-driven innovations.
  • Once DevOps pipelines are mature, team member will have the opportunity to contribute to other development and configuration management activities.
  • We encourage DevOps candidates to also highlight Development, Database Admin, and any Configuration Management experience.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Proficient in software development projects or software integration projects in a service-oriented environment (Cloud, SOA, Web-Services) or virtualization environment.
  • Proficient in AWS/Cloud technologies
  • Experience with cloud-based architectures
  • Understanding of DevOps methodologies and workflow
  • Knowledge of the Architectural, SW Development and SW Sustainment Practices
  • Familiar with Amazon Web Services (S3 Buckets, EC2, Reserved Instances, etc.)
  • Familiar with System Engineering documentation creation (VDDs, diagrams, etc.)
  • Team Collaboration tools (Jira, Confluence, RocketChat)
  • Must possess an active Top Secret Security Clearance with ability to obtain SCI post hire
  • Requires a BS in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or closely related discipline and 4+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2+ years of prior relevant experience; OR 4 years of experience in lieu of degree

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with Git / SVN
  • Familiarity with some sort of deployment platform such as Jenkins, GitLab CI/CD, or other proprietary deployment platforms.
  • Familiarity with automation platforms such as Ansible, Chef, Terraform
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes/container based deployments. Knowledge of how to build build, deploy, test pipelines for container deployments.

Flex Schedule:
  • 2 days onsite support at the Customer Facility , downtown STL
  • 2 days work from home opportunity. Candidate can also work at our St. Louis, MO or O'Fallon, IL facility if preferred.
  • 1 day per week at the O'Fallon, IL facility in order to meet with other team members and participate in Sprint reviews.

Pay Range: