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Federal - Cloud DevOps Engineer

Washington, DC 20020
Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Remote to start, Washington DC Metro area

We are:

Accenture Federal Services, bringing
together commercial innovation with the latest technology to unleash the
potential for our federal clients. Every day we bring bold thinking and diverse
disciplines to solve problems in new ways. Ready to learn as much as you can?
Well give you numerous opportunities of formal & informal training
sessions to keep your tech smarts sharp.

You are:

The DevOps Engineers will automate the development and operations of modular, cloud-native, API-centric applications. These applications will support next generation defense and intelligence operations with a focus on incorporating machine learning insights to automate and scale analysis. Teams will be working in an Agile development environment and expected to identify and mitigate risks and bottlenecks associated with big data environments.

The work:

Support the DevSecOps team by performing configuration and maintenance of cloud environments, security, and build automation

Install, configure, and maintain the DevSecOps pipeline tools

Coordinate with the infrastructure teams to identify and provision resources in response to developer needs

Establish run-time instances of releases across all environments

Provide troubleshooting support to all scrum teams

Evaluate and upgrade DevSecOps infrastructure tools

Use Kanban practices to continuously improve the flow of work and create efficiencies

Develop or provide input to engineering artifacts

Here's what you need:

Bachelors degree or 4 years of IT Experience.

Expertise in at least one of Terraform, Ansible, CloudFormation, CodeBuild, or a similar automation, orchestration, or infrastructure as code tool

Strong problem-solving skills

Ability to review and maintain existing scripts and applications

Ability to research and evaluate new concepts and processes to improve performance

The extras:

US citizenship required, dual citizens not eligible

Bonus points if you have:

Familiarity with Docker, Kubernetes, or similar container orchestration technologies

Understanding of Software Defined Networking (SDN) and network security (Cisco, Istio, VPN, firewalls, PKI)

Familiarity with a broad range of Amazon Web Services (AWS), especially VPC, EC2, S3, IAM, KMS, and EMR

Demonstrated scripting (e.g. Python) and automation skills

Familiarity with system monitoring tools

DOD8570 IAT Level 1 or 2 certified (A+, Security+, etc. certification)

Important Information:

Applicants for employment in the US must have
work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a
visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture
Federal Services.

Accenture Federal Services is an EEO and
Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with

Equal Employment Opportunity:

All employment decisions shall be
made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin,
ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status
or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose
sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring

Accenture Federal Services is committed to
providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

Candidates who are currently employed by a
client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for

An active security clearance or the ability to
obtain one may be required for this role.


Posted: 2020-11-20 Expires: 2020-12-20

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