DevOps Engineer - Senior

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/26/17
Fairfax, VA
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/26/17


  • Configuration management experience such as chef, puppet, ansible and others
  • The use of interpreted programming languages ( python) in support of automated system administration
  • Review, evaluate, design, document, implement and maintain key systems, networking, and storage infrastructure
  • Key systems and services will include internal company server based products, systems infrastructure. 
  • MySQL and Oracle databases, bulk data transfer and storage management, clustering and high availability, security management and authentication, and various mobile device services
  • Key networking equipment will include Cisco and Juniper routers, switches, and firewalls
  • Maintain security of systems and networks.  This will include firewall and VPN management, host and network IDS log monitoring and auditing, and enforcement of security policies
  • Create and maintain programmatic and technical documentation to ensure efficient planning and execution including design, installation, and administration documentation
  • Define architecture standards, policies and procedures for the organization, structure, attributes, design documentation, data flow, security and nomenclature of data elements, and apply accepted data content standards to technology projects.
  • Work with HP, Dell, and SuperMicro server and storage hardware


  • Candidate’s core competence shall be in Systems Engineering/Administration
  • Candidate’s secondary competence shall be in NetworkEngineering/Administration
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows/Redhat/CentOS Linux/Ubuntu Linux
  • Experience with Virtualization Technologies, such as VMware, vSphere, Xen
  • Experience with cloud computing markets (such as AWS, DO and related)
  • Experience with scriptinglanguages (python, etc.)
  • Experience with storage systems infrastructure (HP, Dell, or SuperMicro)
    • Experience with systems and network performance tuning, capacity planning, backup and recovery, system architecture and design as well as high availability concepts
  • Strong understanding of networking (particularly TCP/IP), security, and web application servers desired
  • Python and/bash desired
  • DBA experience with MySQL, MS SQL, and/or Oracle desired
  • Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (Agile) standards 
  • Telecom, Information Security, or Wireless/Mobile Technology background 


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