Reston, VA

DevOps Engineer

Job Specs

Cyber Systems
Falls Church, Virginia, United States

Job Description:


XOR is seeking a software engineer well versed in DevSecOps principals and best practices. As the devops engineer your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the development teams in maintaining, updating and consistently improving the DevOps pipelines in the local environments.

  • Working with the customer to facilitate the migration of mature DevOps pipelines into their environments (Dev, Test, Production)

  • Providing guidance to the customer for building DevOps capabilities across their environments (Dev, Test, Production)

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s of Science and a minimum of 5 years of related experience, or Master’s and 3 years related experience, or Doctorate and 0-2 years

  • 5+ years working with build and automation tools including Jenkins, Artifactory, Maven

  • TS-SCI, DHS EOD (Plus)

  • Excellent understanding of Git both GUI and command line (knowledge of Git Flow a


  • Familiarity with utilizing Docker containers

  • General understanding of network configuration (firewall rules, server-client connections)

  • Proficient in securing network connections using TLS

  • 5+ years of experience writing Java

  • Familiarity with microservice based architecture using Spring Boot

  • Fluency in a programming language (java, python, etc...)

  • Building/Deploying apps and systems using docker

  • Familiar with CI/CD tools

  • - Jenkins (must)

  • - Git (must)

  • Working knowledge of linux administration

  • Working agile development knowledge

  • Working distributed systems

Desired Qualifications:

  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

  • Ability to troubleshoot difficult software challenges

  • Drive to be a self-starter and promote change when necessary

  • Practical python development skills

  • Practical Spark experience

  • Practical HDFS experience

  • Practical Kafka experience

  • Artifactory experience

  • Practical OpenShift experience

Closing Statement:

XOR Security offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, 401k with a vested company match, vacation and supplemental insurance benefits.

XOR Security is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). M/F/D/V.

Citizenship Clearance Requirement
Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements - US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED and Top Secret Clearance.