DevOps Engineer

Full Time

  • Work from home

Job Description

Please review the job details below.

Maxar is seeking a DevOps Engineer located in Herndon, VA, Chantilly, VA, or Melbourne FL to support the development and integration of various intelligence capabilities into a test and subsequently operational environment. You will be a member of a project team responsible for designing and maintaining multiple DevOps pipelines integrating and deploying numerous components into the larger system infrastructure. Deployment will be across multiple networks into hybrid architectures consisting of both local and cloud infrastructures.

Principal Responsibilities:
  • Design, implement and maintain multiple DevOps pipelines.
  • Implement CD & CI solutions to support rapid development and integration.
  • Integrate static code analysis and other security mechanisms into pipeline.
  • Design and apply hybrid deployment strategy (cloud and local virtualized).
  • Work with software and system engineers to apply automated test and documentation processes.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve network, automation pipelines, and infrastructure issues.
  • Build, maintain, and monitor configuration management of release products.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Must have a current/active TS/SCI and be willing and able to pass a CI polygraph.
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or related discipline.
  • 3+ years of Industry related experience.
  • Experience with source configuration management tools such as Git.
  • CI & CD development experience with technologies like Bash, Jenkins, or GitLab.
  • Experience with automated deployment technologies such as Cloud Formation, Ansible, Puppet or Chef.
  • Cloud Technologies deployment experience.
  • Open-source application deployments and maintenance.
  • Custom source application deployments and maintenance.
  • Moderate LINUX system administration experience (RedHat and/or CentOS).
  • Working knowledge of Linux and Windows operating systems, web services and SQL databases.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment.

Desired Skills:
  • Security+ or comparable certification for privileged user access.
  • Experience with distributed processing methods and tools, such as REST APIs, microservices, IaaS/PaaS services.
  • Experience developing and deploying web services.
  • Experience supporting software in a production environment.
  • Experience with Fortify and/or SonarQube.


Our salary ranges are market-driven and set to allow for flexibility. Individual pay will be competitive based on a candidate's unique set of knowledge, skills, and geographic diversity, with earnings potential commensurate with experience. The range for this position is:
$71,000.00 - $117,000.00 annually.

Maxar employees must follow all applicable Maxar policies and COVID-19 requirements as well as those of Maxar customers and third parties. Individual job requirements may vary, and Maxar reserves the right to modify its policies and requirements as it deems appropriate in accordance with applicable law.

Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.