Cloud Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-06
General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Herndon
Virginia
United States

General Dynamics Health Solutions is actively looking for an experienced Systems Engineer to join our Cloud Engineering and Operations team. We are an Amazon Managed Service Partner (MSP) providing full-scope cloud engineering, operations, and development services to multiple government and commercial customers. We are looking for someone who can help extend and improve our processes, evangelize the DevOps culture, and can work with us to improve our infrastructure automation to move our customers forward. If you are passionate about teaching, learning, and automating and working in a highly collaborative environment, we want to hear from you. 

 

In this position you will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining and improving our existing cloud infrastructure.
  • Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.
  • Using tools such as Puppet, Jira, Confluence, and Git to improve and speed delivery of our products and services.
  • Extending and maintaining automation frameworks in the areas of infrastructure as code and CI/CD.
  • Work with other developers and operations to define DevOps processes.
  • Troubleshooting problems and provides customer support for software operating systems and application issues.
  • Writing and updating technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.

Qualifications:

  • 10-15 years of related systems engineering experience.
  • Previous experience building or maintaining full-stack applications and/or infrastructure.
  • Passion for quality and solving problems in complex computing environments.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment.
  • Experience with scripting and programming such as Python, Go, Ruby.
  • Knowledge of test and QA automation frameworks.
  • Experience with AWS.
  • Willingness to work on a fast paced team with a "low ego/high performance" culture.
  • Willingness to support a DevOps team (24x7 accessibility for emergency issues on a rotating basis.
 
 

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Education:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline.
  • Masters Degree preferred.