Parsons Corporation DevOps Systems Engineer in Centreville, Virginia

DevOps Systems Engineer


Centreville, Virginia, United States

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DevOps/Systems Engineer

Centreville, VA

Parsons is seeking DevOps Engineers to support design and development of a next generation customer operations platform. You will be responsible for the automation and continuous integration of software products as they are built and deployed to operational end-points. This is your opportunity to be a part of a vital mission that directly contributes to matters of national security!


Design, develop, and maintain a DevOps framework to support automation and deployment of operational capabilities

Develop both customer and team documentation of the DevOps process

Perform maintenance, upgrades and troubleshooting

Provide technical support and training to project team and customer

Required Skills

Experience with distributed architectures including both Linux (RHEL, Centos, Ubuntu, etc) and Windows Server Operating Systems

Experience with build automation technologies (Jenkins, Gradle, Maven, Ivy, etc.)

Experience with automated configuration management tools (Ansible, Salt, Puppet, Chef, etc.)

Experience with Docker and/or Kubernetes

Experience with message brokers (RabbitMQ, Kafka, Amazon SQS, etc)

Experience with systems utilizing RESTful Interfaces (REST APIs)

Linux scripting (Bash, Python, Gawk, Perl, Groovy, etc.)

Experience with Artifact binary repository management (Nexus, Maven, Artifactory, etc.)

Experience with source code repository tools and services (GIT, SVN, Gitlab, Github, Bitbucket, etc)

Experience with Agile development practices

Secret security clearance

Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, or a related discipline or comparable work experience

5+ years of experience in a related field that may include DevOps responsibilities

Desired Skills

Software programming experience with C, C++, Python, Java

Experience with providing solutions on a closed network

Experience with the Atlassian product suite (Confluence, JIRA)

Top Secret security clearance


-BS/MS degree in Engineering orComputer Science (or related field)

-8+ years of related work experience with at least 5 years’ experience as a system engineer.


Mastery of technical knowledge required to effectively resolve difficult and complex software problems for devising unique solutions to meet client requirements.

Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to serve in a leadership role.

Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate (both verbally and in writing) with team members, managers, and clients on difficult and complex software issues pertaining to assigned tasks.

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.