Parsons Corporation Software Engineer / DevOps in Augusta, Georgia

Software Engineer / DevOps


Centreville, Virginia, United States

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DevOps Engineer

Locations: Centreville VA, Columbia MD and Augusta GA

Ready for a challenge that will keep you on the cutting edge of cyber-security?

Do you want to design and develop customer software through all stages of the software lifecycle while being challenged to solve technical problems and provide creative solutions to meet mission critical needs? Parsons' works on top level cyber-security for national defense programs and is hiring experienced DevOpsEngineerswith a focus on research, innovation and solving mission critical challenges.

Parsons’ extensive experience in the cleared space, combined with your technical knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. Training, development and opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our DevOps Engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new challenges across the full-stack as we continue to push securityforward.

In this role youwill work directly in an operations organization on a small, tight-knit development team helping to drive the customer's computer network operations (CNO) mission into the future.You'll interface directly with expert CNO analysts to design and develop tools to codify their knowledge and help achieve maximal mission effect - including directly executing mission yourself to help battle-harden your tools. The most common languages we currently use are Python and C/C++. In addition, it is expected that you will provide automation to common workflows, support the on-going Infrastructure-As-Code initiative and develop highly customizablewithin a much broader ecosystem. As with any large-scale system, you will also be responsible for developing monitoring and metrics collection for distributed systems used to detect and proactively correct errors.

We are focused on providing our customers expertise to leverage their existing software and create new capabilities. This project provides a unique opportunity to be involved in quick-reaction development with opportunities for travel and customer interaction on a team that is focused on developing superior products and encouraging the career growth of its members.

Required Skills

  • 2+ years of experience building and shipping production-ready enterprise software using Python, Django, and Django REST Framework

  • Experience with Version Control Systems (e.g. subversion, git, mercurial)

  • Experience using Linux and developing applications that run on Linux (Ubuntu, CentOS, etc)

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with service-oriented architecture, micro services, and containerization using Docker

  • Familiarity with relational databases (e.g. PostgreSQL, MySQL, etc.)

  • Familiarity with message queuing systems (e.g. RabbitMQ/AMQP, ZeroMQ, etc.)

  • Familiarity with key-value stores (e.g. Redis, etcd, etc.)

  • Familiarity with large file storage (e.g. S3, minio, etc.)

  • Familiarity with HTTP and design patterns applicable to RESTful web applications

  • Familiarity with asynchronous design patterns and websockets

  • Familiarity with agile process and test-driven development

  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g. git, subversion, mercurial)

  • General knowledge of computer architecture, computer networks, and operating systems.

  • Advanced knowledge of computer architecture, computer networks, and operating systems.

  • Experience in ethical hacking, cyber-security, or other relavent background.

  • Familiarity is a plus with configuration management software such as ansible.

  • Familiarity is a plus with containers and container orchestration via docker, docker compose, kubernetes, and helm

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Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.