washingtondc | CI/CD DevOps Systems Engineer in Washington, DC

CI/CD DevOps Systems Engineer

  • Kforce Inc.
  • $111,570.00 - 162,150.00 / Year *
  • Washington, DC 20044
  • Full-Time
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Kforce has a client seeking a CI/CD DevOps Systems Engineer in Washington, DC. We are looking for a continuous integration and delivery system engineering Subject Matter Expert with proven track record in implementing scalable CI and CD solutions.Responsibilities:

* Develop DevOps framework and implement standards, processes, and controls for release and deployment activities

* Develop sound version control best practices based on COT CM systems (ClearCase, svn, etc.), including branching and merging strategies

* Assist in developing best practices for software build tools (Maven) and continuous integration tools (Jenkins)

* Create an n-tier enterprise system application with multiple underlying technologies and technology frameworks in an interop environment.

* Identify, analyze, coordinate, and resolve environment and infrastructure needs to ensure a smooth-running application

* Participate in release team meetings (CRB/DRB) and pertaining to the release process release schedule through completion

* Incorporate service reliability and software quality control for releases during SDLC as part of system design

* Develop system managing releases/deployment of code through different environments (Development, Test, Staging, UAT, Production)

* Establish and maintain environment configuration specification and deployment history environments, and communication to all stakeholders including clients; Maintain environment stability, including manage upgrade process - preview environment, sandboxes, staging solution, etc.

* Architect and implement metrics required bring transparency in to the migration of code from development, testing, staging, through production

* Manage the production release process and implementation plan that ensures the reliability and availability of the platform Identify, analyze, coordinate, and resolve environment and infrastructure needs to ensure a smooth-running application

* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline; Advanced degree a plus

* 7 or more years of professional experience in Managing Build and Release engineering, Java development, product development or testing in UNIX environment with a willingness to learn/excel in build and release

* AWS proficiency 2-3 years of experience minimum (certification is nice to have but not required)

* Very strong Project Management experience performing ITIL RM/SCM activities

* Knowledge of SCM concepts (code lines, branching, merging, integration, versioning, etc.)

* Excellent problem solving, analytical skills and technical troubleshooting skills

* Clarity and precision in verbal and written communications

* Ability to work with customers, developers, testing, project management, support staff

* Familiarity with software development life cycle models and agile programming methodologies

* Expert with Agile software development model (Kanban)

* Experience acquiring In-depth understanding of large complex software systems to isolate defects, reproduce defects, assess risk and understand varied customer deployments

* Quick learner

* Good Project Management skills with a strong technical understanding of Software Development Life-Cycle

* Independent self-starter with ability to handle multiple, concurrent priorities and projects

* Strong negotiation and customer relations skills

Understanding of the following tools:

* SVN (Subversion)

* Clear Quest

* Jenkins

* Maven

* Nexus

* Sonar

* CAST

* Puppet

* VMware - V Cloud automation center

* Oracle

* Java

* JBOSS

* Informatics

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.*Compensation Type:*Hours
Associated topics: equipment, infrastructure, ip, maintain, satellite, server, system engineer, system specialist, system technician, technician


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.