DevOps Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Saturday, February 3, 2024
A career in IBM Consulting is rooted by long-term relationships and close collaboration with clients across the globe.

You’ll work with visionaries across multiple industries to improve the hybrid cloud and AI journey for the most innovative and valuable companies in the world. Your ability to accelerate impact and make meaningful change for your clients is enabled by our strategic partner ecosystem and our robust technology platforms across the IBM portfolio; including Software and Red Hat.

Curiosity and a constant quest for knowledge serve as the foundation to success in IBM Consulting. In your role, you’ll be encouraged to challenge the norm, investigate ideas outside of your role, and come up with creative solutions resulting in ground breaking impact for a wide network of clients. Our culture of evolution and empathy centers on long-term career growth and development opportunities in an environment that embraces your unique skills and experience.

Your Role and Responsibilities
***US Citizenship is required for this role. Candidates for consideration must EITHER have a Secret OR Top Secret Clearance ***

Our tightly integrated software development team is seeking a DevOps Engineer to work onsite at Colorado Springs, CO location. Following modern architectural strategies, you will work hands-on with new, as well as maintain existing, technologies in a rapid agile environment. Your direct efforts will continuously enable defensive cyber solutions to protect, defend, and respond to both ground and space based cyber adversarial threats.

You will be a good fit for this role if you

  • Are passionate about development and eliminating mundane and repetitive work.
  • Have investigated and resolved technical CI/CD issues.
  • Have a STEM Bachelor’s or Master’s degree.
  • Enjoy working across multiple platforms with a high desire to develop quality code in an agile process.

The Opportunity

  • You will have the opportunity to support United States Space Force (USSF) by developing software in support of Space Systems Command (SSC) Cyber Operations Branch.
  • Collaborating in an environment where it will never be the same day twice on a squad with some of the world’s top technology professionals cultivating our expertise.

We’re hiring …JOIN US.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Certifications:
    • SAFe for Teams certification.
    • AWS Dev Ops Engineer (within 6 Months of start date).
  • Security Clearance: Pre-existing, Active DoD Secret Clearance.
  • Experience in AT LEAST TWO of the following: React, Angular, Python, JavaScript, CSS, & HTML, Databases, SQL, Gitlab, & Artifactory.
  • Relevant experience performing engineering activities in the Government (military and/or civil servant), federally funded research and development center, or profit or non-profit Government support, or development contractor arena.
  • Experience or Knowledge in the following Areas: Agile software development, agile methodologies, agile project management, software project management, defensive cyber military operations, software development life cycle management.
  • Bachelor’s degree in STEM or related specialty (Computer Science, Data Science, etc.) + 4 years of related professional experience.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Master’s degree in STEM or related specialty (Computer Science, Data Science, etc.) + 2 years of related professional experience.
  • Relevant DoD and/or Industry work experience in Space Systems Command.
  • Experience with Cyber Operations Branch (SSC/SZYO) program office.
  • Familiarity & Knowledge: Apache Spark, k8s (Kubernetes), Kafka, SIMP Project, Ansible, Docker, GIT, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), Suricata, Zeek, Kibana, Logstash, Elastic Search, Neo4J, PostgreSQL, AWS Cloud & NiFi.