Northrop Grumman DevOps Engineer 4 in San Diego, California

Expand your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies. Northrop Grumman Enterprise Services is seeking a well-qualified DevOps Support Engineer to join its dynamic team of technical professionals in the Rancho Bernardo, CA or Herndon, VA area.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform as primary DevOps Support Team lead for large unclassified and classified government contracts

  • Able to communicate effectively with internal or external customers, in written and oral format.

  • Maintain smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network, development, Software Application, and system engineers, PC desktop technicians, project managers, end users, and customer and IT management.

  • Able to support multiple integrated systems in a DevOps platform. Ensure necessary administration tasks are completed; direct others as necessary.

  • Analyze internal or external customer requirements and determine equipment and software requirements for solutions to problems by means of automated systems.

  • Recommend and implement system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system including scripting, integration, problem resolution, and configuration management.

  • Test new releases of products to ensure compatibility and minimize user impact.

  • Develop and document automated technical processes and software test procedures as needed.

  • Interact, meet, discuss, and troubleshoot issues with vendors; evaluate vendor products, services, and suggestions.

  • Report project status as required for all recurring and non-recurring efforts.

  • Works under minimal direction and independently determines and develops approach to solutions.

ESCSO Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and 9 years of relevant experience or 13 years of relevant experience lieu of degree.

  • Ability to work after hours and weekends as needed.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain an secret clearance.

  • Strong communication skills required to support frequent customer interactions.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Operational Experience, preferably with CI/CD Automation, Jenkins, TeamCity, Atlassian.

  • Agile process awareness and experience working within a sprint based delivery model.

  • Currently valid Security+ CE, CASP, CISSP or similar security certification.

  • VMWare experience with CodeStream or VMware vRA.

  • Scripting for DevOps processes.

  • Infrastructure and Application packaging, Creation and deployment of system images in an enterprise environment.

  • Experience with Certification & Accreditation process.

  • Currently Active Top Secret/SCI Clearance.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.