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DevOps Engineer

DevOps Engineer

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DevOps Engineer

Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI

At Aquila Technology, you will see our team’s passion every day, whether we are building a robust, policy-compliant IT system or stress-testing a system to identify gaps and security vulnerabilities. To own the advantage, we ensure our team owns results and gets the work done right the first time by deploying smart, purposeful solutions that work. Aquila is the right people with the right skills driving the right outcomes. We call this the Aquila Advantage.

About the Role:

Aquila is seeking a DevOps Engineer to join our team in supporting one of the country’s premier defense research organizations. The group has many software systems that process large volumes of data and generate actionable information, which are routinely utilized by external users.

There are a few requirements for the position:

  • Must be a U.S Citizen (Green Cards / Visas do not qualify)
  • Willingness to undergo a comprehensive background investigation and maintain a personal security clearance. (Aquila would sponsor you for the security clearance.)
  • Reside within 100 miles of Lexington, Massachusetts.

What You’ll Do:

As new research generates better answers, rapid and robust software systems are critical to the successful delivery of these software systems. This position would be responsible for helping to maintain and improve these systems for regular use.

What You’ll Bring:

  • Security+ Certification
  • Currently holds a Top Secret/SCI clearance
  • 3 years of DevOps processes, practices, and tools.
  • 3 years of Troubleshooting hardware and software issues
  • 3 years of Understanding of bash and related scripting tools (shell and/or ansible)
  • 3 years of Maintaining applications in a Linux environment
  • 3 years of Maintaining applications in a Windows environment

Working Knowledge of the Following:

  • Experience troubleshooting hardware and software issues.
  • Experience maintaining applications in a Linux environment.
  • The understanding of bash and related scripting tools (Shell and Ansible).
  • Experience maintaining applications in a Windows environment.
  • An understanding of DevOps processes, practices, and tools.
  • A current Security+ certification.

And These Skills are a Bonus:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience troubleshooting network issues.
  • Experience with database use and maintenance.
  • Experience with any of the following: Tomcat, Kafka, Openshift, Cloudera, Accumulo.
  • Knowledge of the Security Technical Implementation Guide.

Our interview process is designed to let you get to know us as much as for us to get to know you!

  1. You’ll meet with someone from our Recruiting team so we can learn more about you and answer some of your questions.
  2. You’ll meet with the Hiring Manager to learn more about the team and the role and get to tell us more about what you’d bring to the team
  3. You’ll meet team members who will be your peers to help you get a feel for a “real day in the life” at Self.

Benefits and Perks:

Aquila team members experience the opportunity to be part of a fast-paced, customer-focused, and technically innovative work environment. Aquila strives to deliver the best of the best in technical services to our customers. Candidates that possess a love for technical challenges, a desire to constantly learn, and the desire to establish themselves as critical players within a team will enjoy calling Aquila Technology home.

Our Perks Include:

  • PTO – 15 days (vacation/sick) 10 paid holidays – 6 standard (New Year’s, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas) – 4 floating holidays prorated based on your day of hire
  • 1.5 paid days, or 12 hours, for approved volunteer work
  • 1 week of paid maternity/paternity LOA after 1 year of Full-time employment
  • Tuition & Training Reimbursement – 5K annually for pre-approved, job-related tuition, certification, or professional conferences
  • 401K with Fidelity 100% immediate vesting; Plan eligibility begins 90 days following the date of hire. Aquila matches 50 cents on the dollar, up to 6%.
  • Cell Phone & Internet Reimbursed up to $150 monthly to cover cell phone, data, and home internet expenses.
  • By Your Own Device (BYOD) Allowance Reimbursed up to $1500 for the purchase of a qualified technology device. Eligible after 90 days of employment, and benefit renews every three years.

Location: Lexington, MA

Work Schedule: This position will be 100% onsite due to the nature of the work. There may be some remote flexibility on a case-by-case basis but there are no regular remote days.  Must be within commutable distance of Lexington, Massachusetts.

Travel: None

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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