Research Innovations, Inc. (RII) is breaking through the big, slow, status quo with transformative technology that fundamentally changes and improves the world. We develop cutting-edge software for all levels of the government and military. Using agile development practices and user-centered design, we create innovative software solutions for complex real-world problems.
We are looking for a committed DevSecOps Engineer to join our Engineering team. Solve uniquely challenging problems for our Defense and Homeland Security customers. Help manage large volumes of critical, real-time information about issues from global to local. Get s#it done.
This position requires the ability to obtain a US DoD Secret security clearance.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOINGEvolving and sustaining the Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) Infrastructure at RIIDeveloping Infrastructure as Code with Ansible, Powershell Desired State Configuration (DSC) and Terraform to solve deployment problems for diverse environmentsProvide subject matter expertise on infrastructure components, to include assistance with maintenance, configurationSupport the development environment of cutting-edge military and national defense related applications on various DEVOPS and cloud / big data environments
WHAT YOU HAVE DONEBS in Computer Science, equivalent degree, or equivalent previous work experience5+ experience in Windows Workstation and Server administration supporting development and production deployment/configurationKnowledgeable about automating system configurations and orchestrating DevOps pipelines including scaling, releasing, and day-to-day system operationsExperience and fundamental knowledge of the concepts of CI/CDExperience with Powershell Desired State Configuration (DSC), Puppet, or ChefExperience working with InstallShield or similar installation packaging solutionExperience with scripting languages, in particular Python experienceExperience with multiple virtualization hypervisors, to include KVM and ESXiExperience with AWS / Azure deploymentsExperience in a deploying systems and software distributed environmentExperience with micro-services and microservices architecturesExperience with Agile software development methodologies and practicesExperience managing software source code repositories such as Git
EVEN BETTERExperience with some of the following: Python, Docker/Kubernetes, Jenkins, Artifactory, Maven, Gradle, Ansible, PowershellExperience with performance tuning Windows systems and servicesExperience with cloud and virtualization technologies, in particular: KVM, VMware, AWSExperience creating secure systems and CI/CD pipelinesPossess exceptional oral and written communications skills and ability to work independently, with minimal direction; self-motivated and results-focusedCurious learner; researcherAble to assist software developers using the DevOps pipelineMentor junior personnelNot required, but experience with Platform One and Iron Bank Containers is a plus
At RII, we believe that diversity in our workforce is critical to our success. We strive to hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes us stronger. We work to help your intellectual passions and creativity thrive. It’s one of our core values: Let your geek flag fly.
We also offer all employees comprehensive benefits including: flexible work schedules, health insurance coverage, paid time off, 401k with a company match, paid parental leave, access to wellness programs and much more. You get this all from day one, and all paid for by RII.
It’s all part of another of our core values: Stay human. It’s why our comfortable and colorful offices such as our headquarters, include a community game room, pantry, massage chair, and an escape room, among other amenities. It’s why we have community managers and regular community events.
It’s also why, during the current pandemic, most of us aren’t actually in our lovely office. We’re all working fully remote where possible, with safety controls for those who do have to be on site. RII is committed to not overwhelming our healthcare system, preventing infection for those most at risk, reducing the impact on our communities, and keeping our employees working.
Research Innovations, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, disability status, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal or local law.