SecDevOps Lead, TS/SCI & Poly Required

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Chantilly, VA, USA
  • Aug 30, 2021

Job Description


SAIC has just won a 3 year contract, and we have an immediate opening for a SecDevOps Lead to manage a small team of SecDevOps Engineers to oversee Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery and automation efforts for a complex data management platform in support of national security objectives.  You’ll be part of agile teams responsible for increasing innovation capacity and driving the velocity of development of data ingestion and data analysis.  You will synchronize efforts with other tasks in assembling data technologies to control the flow of data from source to value, with the goal of speeding up the process of deriving value and insight.  The ideal candidate will have a passion for unlocking the secrets held by a dataset and champion the collaboration and communication between security, development, test, and IT operations in order to establish a culture where building, testing, and releasing software happens rapidly and frequently with minimal re-work, focusing on DevOps process improvement to drive and utilize metrics to increase efficiency and always keeping security in the forefront of SDLC.  Join SAIC to support this three year contract, and stay with SAIC for the rest of your career!


  • Active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or years of experience in lieu of degree
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience maintaining and enhancing infrastructure as code (IaaS)  with technologies including but not limited to CloudFormation, Terraform, Puppet, AWS CodeDeploy 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Python, Perl, Bash, PHP, and other scripting languages 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience maintaining Sponsor’s enterprise operation systems 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience using knowledge management and code repositories including but not limited to GitHub, GitLab, Jira, and  Confluence 
  • Experience writing or refactoring software code to facilitate deploying applications to standalone compute resources, and the Sponsor’s commercial cloud environment 
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Experience working with Linux OS
  • Experience with JIRA and Confluence, and the rest of the Atlassian suite

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with managing data in relational databases and distributed computing systems in cloud storage 
  • Familiarity with ingesting data into SQL and NoSQL database systems

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.