DevSecOps Engineer
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DevSecOps Engineer
Ref No.: 18-04055
Location: Arlington, Virginia
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 04/20/2018
My top tier client in Arlington, VA is hiring a Senior DevSecOps Engineer for an ongoing contract opportunity! The ideal candidate must have hands on experience configuring security products on AWS.

Job Title: Senior DevSecOps Engineer
Location: Arlington, VA
Duration: 6+ month ongoing contract
Rate: DOE

My client delivers expert management consulting and information technology (IT) solutions to large federal agencies, the U.S. Navy, state and local government and commercial clients in health care, technology, and the financial services industries.

  • Assess and understand the client's current cloud security posture and future architecture, providing recommendations for vulnerability remediation and risk reduction
  • Evaluate security technologies for cloud environments in order to implement controls
  • Design cloud security solutions to enable production security operations
  • Architect large-scale cloud environments using container and micro service technologies
  • Conduct SysAdmin functions to ensure cloud infrastructure is up-to-date on all system releases
  • Design security capabilities in support of DevOps processes
  • Educate product and platform teams on secure coding practices
  • Perform threat models/risk assessments on large-scale cloud environments
  • Design automated solutions to secure cloud development processes
  • Craft and evangelize secure cloud platform & product requirements
  • Research, design, and advocate new technologies, architectures, and security products that will support security requirements for the cloud and cloud enabled products
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of the information security strategy
  • Analyze business impact and exposure, based on emerging security threats, vulnerabilities and risks
  • Communicate security risks and solutions to business partners, platform & product teams
  • Design security configuration guidelines for information technology devices and systems, as well as mechanisms for assessing compliance with the guidelines
Required Experience
  • Five (5) or more years of relevant experience in cloud infrastructure management and Agile methodology
  • Solid understanding of Linux operating system and AWS
  • Experience with Ansible/Jenkins, continuous delivery, and deployment
  • Understanding of OWASP AppSec pipelines or DevSecOps or Rugged DevOps
  • Knowledge of IAM role configurations
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven collaborative abilities
Preferred Experience
  • Experience with Client, government audits, and/or FedRAMP
Education and Training
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
  • Professional IT Accreditations (CISM, CCSA, CCSE, JNCIA, CCNA, CISSP, OSCP, CCIE Security, CEH, Security)
  • Amazon AWS SysOps Certification or Amazon AWS DevOps certification preferred
If qualified and interested please send a current copy of your resume to Kaylyn at