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Senior DevSecOps Engineer
Ref No.: 18-04061
Location: Herndon, Virginia
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date: 04/23/2018
My top tier direct client is looking to bring on a DevSecOps Engineer to join the Herndon office!

Job Title: Sr. DevSecOps Engineer
Start: ASAP
Type: On Going Contract/ Potential C2H
Location: Herndon, VA
Rate: DOE

  • 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
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