Tester/DevOps Engineer

Tester, Engineer, IP, Security, Computer, Windows, Linux, Unix, Python, XML, IT
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


VariQ has an opening for a Tester/DevOps Engineer supporting the Cloud Migration and O&M of the Infrastructure Protection (IP) Gateway system for Department of Homeland Security (DHS) located in Rockville, MD.

Additional Information:
  • Security Clearance: ability to attain a DHS EOD clearance required
  • Available: ASAP
  • Location: Rockville MD (first ~90 days) with up to 100% remote (dependent upon performance)
  • Salary: dependent upon experience


  • Develops, enhances, and maintains an enterprise application software in an agile development environment
  • Analyzes client requirements and designs solution using security and software best practices
  • Documents software architecture and design
  • Responsible for developing, executing, and maintaining data-driven automated tests in an Agile/Scrum development environment.
  • Troubleshoots production problems related to software applications
  • Performs and automates tests for smooth deployment of software to various environments
  • Resolves problems with software and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancement
  • Participates in development of software user manuals and technical


  • Degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or University required.
  • Working experience with Agile Practices and DevOps methodology
  • Strong background in both Windows and Linux/Unix Administration
  • Working experience is setting up CI/CD Pipelines
  • Working experience in scripting Infrastructure as Code
  • Working experience in Blue-Green Deployment technique
  • Working experience with GitHub
  • Working experience in configuring builds on Jenkins
  • Experience with automation/configuration management using Chef
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS is required)
  • Hands-on experience with scripting and markup languages (PowerShell, bash, Python, JSON, XML) and a working understanding of .Net code and packaging.
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service

VariQ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Dice Id : 10286792
Position Id : 2019-3481
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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