1+ months

Federal - DevOps Engineer

Washington, DC 20004
Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, DC

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fastthe first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nations priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

As a DevOps Engineer you will help with accelerating our
deployments with continuous monitoring and configuration management tools.
These tools will be used to deploy new modules or upgrades and complete fixes
within the lifecycle for software development within a cloud based platform.
The candidate will show proficiency with open source tools, automation, and
cloud services to implement enterprise DevOps solutions including automation
of cloud providers (AWS, Azure, GCP), platforms (OpenShift, Kubernetes, Docker
Swarm), CI/CD pipelines (build, deploy, testing), and more.

You will add new features while improving efficiency, reliability,
and scalability to address client needs.

Requirements: What are we looking for?

+ 1
year experience with the design, build, implementation of automation tools
such as Ansible, Chef, or Puppet

+ Custom
tooling is also acceptable here if no packaged solution has been used in
prior work experience

+ 2
years experience with scripting languages including Python, Perl,
Unix/Linux Shell (bash, csh, other) or PowerShell

+ 1
year experience operating, monitoring and reporting on batch and/or
transactional systems and the underlying infrastructure

+ 1
year of hands on experience with either virtualization technologies
(VMWare, HyperV) and/or container technologies (Docker, Mesos) and/or
cloud technologies (OpenStack, AWS, Azure)

+ Demonstrated
ability to use SQL with relational databases

+ Proficiency
in leveraging CI/CD tools to automate deployment and testing

+ Experience
in agile methodologies and fast-paced DevOps environments

+ Proficiency
with the following tools or similar:

+ Git
and GitHub Source code management and version control systems. If you
wanted to know the difference between these two important tools then
check our blog Git vs GitHub

+ Selenium
This is an automation testing tool

+ Jenkins
Automation server with a plenty of plugins to develop CI/CD pipelines

+ Docker
This is a containerization platform

+ Kubernetes
This is a Container Orchestration tool

+ Puppet
- This is a configuration management and deployment tool

+ Nagios
This tool is good for Continuous Monitoring

+ Team
Foundation Server

+ Azure

Preferred Qualifications:

+ 1
year of experience with the design, build, implementation of components on
AWS, Azure, or another public cloud architecture

+ Experience
with the design, build, implementation of application and infrastructure
performance monitoring

+ Experience
within an Agile release methodology

+ Strong
organizational skills and the ability to multitask

+ Ability
to design and develop CI/CD pipelines (build, deploy, testing), to support
full automation for the test and deployment phases of a project

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

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

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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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 process.

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


Posted: 2019-07-01 Expires: 2019-09-11

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