CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. DevOps Developer in Fairfax, Virginia
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City: Fairfax, Virginia, United States
Position ID: J0419-0607
Employment Type: Full Time
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We are looking for a self-motivated DevOps Engineer with solid experience. We are looking for someone to help modernize and innovate our software development practices and processes and improving our AWS cloud infrastructure, product value streams so we continue to deploy and release quickly for our clients. The candidate will be joining an Agile delivery environment with established DevOps pipelines and practices. We are looking for innovative and creative technical people who can join our talented team and help build new capabilities.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
• Maintain and improve CI/CD and automated testing pipelines
• Participate in defining the overall technology roadmap for the program
• Configure and maintain infrastructure configuration management platforms
• Review and advise development teams on best practices around database and web application design and development
• Help improve the overall software development workflow or value streams
• Coach and mentor other developers in most current practices in this field
• Contribute in teams continuous learning and improvement goals
• Be a good team member, and contribute to overall team success outside of primary role
• Design, build and maintain:
• Jenkins based automated build and deployment tools
• Terraform scripting
• AWS automation, networking, security, management, and monitoring.
• Develops multiple projects and tasks, providing engineering and production support, organized through the Kanban Agile process, participate in daily standup and drives solutions for production issues across the organization.
• Proactively identifies problems with requirements (lack of clarity, inconsistencies, technical limitations) for their own work and adjacent work and communicates these issues early to help course-correct.
• Comply and follow system architecture processes and other requirements within documentation tool.
• Create, review, and respond to service tickets in ticketing system and system alerts in internal and external alerting and metrics systems.
• Be part of an on-call rotation for after-hours monitoring, maintenance, and escalations.
• Picks up new technologies and patterns quickly and contributes a leading role to new designs and solutions.
• Reviews solutions and work products for completeness, architectural integrity, security, extensibility and maintainability.
• Ability to investigate new technologies and make recommendations based on cost, efficiency, and matching best in class technologies that meet customer needs
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
• BS Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering or equivalent experience
• Experience with scripting languages such as Python or Bash
• Experience with UNIX/Linux systems administration
• Experience with Continuous Integration and Deployment (CI/CD) and supporting automated testing
• Experience with monitoring and logging solutions such as Cloudwatch, Splunk.
• Experience with Git as a version control system
• Experience with infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform
• Experience with configuration management tooling such as Ansible
• Experience designing, developing, deploying, testing in the AWS ecosystem or similar cloud provider
• A team player capable of high performance and flexibility in a dynamic working environment
List items desired for the Candidate, but not required.
• Previous experience working as a software developer
• AWS Certified Solutions Architect or Developer
• Experience mentoring junior developers in DevOps practices
• Data Management - RDS, Aurora, MySQL
• Continuous Integration tools (e.g. Jenkins, Travis, Bamboo)
• Containers and container orchestration platforms such as Docker
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