Devops security engineer/elasticsearch

elasticsearch certified
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2
Depends On Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job Title: DevSecOps
Contract Location Washington, DC
Contract Term 6 Month (possible extension) Start Date Immediate

Client is US Federal Govt Agency

Duties and Responsibilities:

Summary of job functions

In this mid-level role you will be leading DevSecOps and assisting with CI/CD operations for a team of Microsoft-based full-stack developers. You will be responsible for all aspects of building, operating, and maintaining Ansible automation logic for Windows Server Lifecycle Management (deployment to termination). Candidates will need expertise with Windows Server system administration, Automating Windows Server lifecycles with Ansible, and Amazon Web Services. Expertise with operating .Net / C# applications and their supporting systems, such as IIS is also required. Finally, a strong understanding of CI/CD concepts and experience with tools such as Jenkins, SonarQube, Selenium, and Nexus Repository is necessary to function in this role.

Below is a list of some of the day-to-day responsibilities of this role.

  • Provision, Configure, & De-Provision Windows Servers via Ansible Automation

  • Provide Technical Support and Guidance Regarding Windows Lifecycle Automation

  • Manage System Backups & Imaging

  • Keep Base Images Patched & Base Software Updated

  • Configure Monitoring & Logging as Needed

  • Maintain System Security & Assist with Authorizations

  • Build and Maintain Jenkins Jobs for Team

  • Assist in Building and Maintaining Test Systems and Scripts

  • Assist with AWS and Tool Automation (Platform Team Support)

Desired Skills

Candidates for this role will have a high level of technical skill specifically focused on working within the Windows operating system, the applications it supports, and standard CI/CD tools. Possessing experience with the aforementioned tools, and the below skills, will be critical to getting started with an already up and running team and really excel in this role.

  • Server administration A high level of technical knowledge regarding Windows server setup, deployment, and maintenance. Linux experience necessary, as well

  • Microsoft domain knowledge of Microsoft Group Policy, Active Directory, and their implications on running systems

  • Coding and scripting capability in coding and scripting is vital in this role. Engineers are frequently needed to work directly with server / tool code. Examples: Groovy, Python, C#

  • Information security advanced understanding of best practices and techniques to maintain and enhance system and information security

  • Communication skills capability to work between multiple teams and articulate deliverables, needs, and blockers very clearly

  • Problem-solving ability to work in a complex cloud-based environment with Windows and Linux operating systems, as well as commercial and custom build software

Desired Qualifications

  • Microsoft Certified System Administrator or similar certification

  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional desired

Best Regards,


Dice Id : 10195172
Position Id : 800880
Have a Job? Post it

Similar Positions

System Administrator/DevOps Engineer
  • The Judge Group, Inc.
  • Reston, VA
Devops Engineer/Security Manager
  • Encode, Inc.
  • Mclean, VA
DevOps Engineer Face to Face interview is must
  • Technocrafts, Inc.
  • Rockville, MD
Red Hat OpenShift Eng/DevOps Eveloper
  • Suswee DBA Compu-Info
  • Mclean, VA
Devops Engineer II
  • GEMS (Global Enterprise Management Solutions)
  • Manassas, VA
DevOps Engineer
  • CompuGain Corporation
  • Rockville, MD
Senior Systems Engineer
  • Global Technical Talent
  • Chevy Chase, MD
DevOps Engineer
  • Pace Computer Solutions Inc.
  • Arlington, VA
DevOps Engineer w/e in OpenShift
  • BlueAlly, LLC
  • Manassas, VA
Senior DevOps Engineer
  • Recruit Professional Services
  • Sterling, VA
DevOps Azure network Engineer
  • Triune Infomatics Inc
  • Chevy Chase, MD