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Job #: R-00014873
Location: Vienna, VA
Category: Systems Integration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence


Job Requisition:

DevOps Automation Engineer (Master)

Job Description:

Primary Responsibilities

  • Recommending and implementing automation solutions
  • Follow incident management and change management protocols and processes
  • Storing all application code, system configuration, infrastructure code, and deployment scripts in version control
  • Automate the creation of compute environments in cloud or on premise using technologies such as CloudFormation, Ansible, Chef and their interactions with Linux and Windows OS virtual machines
  • Help identify and bridge gaps in best practice implementation between product development, development operations and infrastructure teams
  • Setup and maintenance of CI/CD pipelines using GITLab
  • Build and deploy compute containers for front-end applications using Docker and kubernetes
  • Work in an Agile environment using the Atlassian toolset
  • Deploy multi-tier application and provide continual operational support
  • Build database infrastructure including RDS, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Cassandra and, Hadoop
  • Troubleshooting and triaging problems including performance issues.

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience administrating and supporting development in an AWS cloud environment
  • Fluent in DevOps and automation build/deployment best practices; including orchestration of layers of automated tools to achieve various end goals within the same environment
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience supporting development teams through alignment to best practice, engaging transition of legacy applications to automated deployment 
  • Experience in container orchestration using Docker, Vangrant and Kubernetes
  • Understands configuration management tools such as Jenkins, GITLab Bitbucket, and Artifactory.
  • Strong knowledge with Agile development  methodologies and the Atlassian suite of tools
  • Strong knowledge of CI/CD integration using GitLab, Jenkins, Bitbucket
  • Experience with Languages including Python, JavaScript, Ruby, PHP, and Unix shell Scripting
  • Hands on Linux and Windows Domain administration

 EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:   Requires BS degree and 12 – 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 – 13 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in a SAFe framework
  • Experience supporting nested account AWS environments and architectures


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Systems Integration



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

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