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Job #: R-00026476
Location: Columbia, MD
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

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Job Description:

The DevOps Engineer will work collaboratively with the software engineering team to: deploy and operate the micro-services based system; help automate and streamline operations and processes; build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations; and troubleshoot and resolve issues in development, test and production environments.

Experience with the following:

  • Kubernetes
  • Docker
  • Nexus
  • Jenkins
  • GitLab
  • Nagios or Elastic/Kibana experience
  • Strong Linux skills, including scripting
  • Strong networking skills, including DNS, TCP/IP, and firewalls
  • Ability to read, write, and debug bash/csh/sh shell scripts
  • Experience working in this customer environment.
  • Linux and CentOS/RedHat administration experience
  • Mastery of storage concepts: filesystems, extendts, luns, raid

Basic Qualifications

  • Active Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph is required
  • Minimum of 15+ years as a software engineer
  • Master's degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or a related technical field, an additional 4 years of experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's degree
  • C/C++, JAVA software development experience 
  • JavaScript experience
  • Experience working in an Agile environment, with continuous integration and automated testing
  • Multi-threaded development experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of OpenShift
  • Grafana
  • Elastic Stack
  • Nvidia/GPU
  • Puppet/Salt
  • Web/Applications
  • Java/JavaScript
  • ActiveMQ
  • Redis
  • Agile/SCRUM

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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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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