DevOps Engineer - Lexington, MA or Huntsville, AL

Job Code:8037-01
Category:Software
Department:Engineering
Location:Massachusetts - Lexington
Job Type:Full Time
Education:4 Year Degree
Travel:Some travel may be required

Job Description:

nou Systems, Inc. (nSI) has an opening for a DevOps Engineer to provide engineering expertise to deployed infrastructure, including hardware and software, that is cyber resilient, standards compliant, as well as flexible and extensible. 

Candidate must have excellent written and oral communication skills, be proficient with office automation tools and must meet eligibility requirements for a DoD security clearance.  All offers will be contingent upon successful completion of the security clearance process.

This position offers significant advancement opportunity within a dynamic, high-tech company with competitive benefits. nou Systems was named as the 2015 Winner of Small Business of the Year in the Government Contracting - Technology category and recently named to the 2017 Inc 5000 List as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies!

Preferred Skills:

Candidate should possess:

  • Strong background in managing revision control systems (Git, etc.), with emphasis on versioning, branching and tagging
  • Experience with automated configuration management and deployment tools (Puppet, etc.)
  • Ability to handle multi-platform environments (Linux, Windows), and experience with builds and packaging in such environments
  • Experience with creation and use of virtual development environments
  • Experience with use of container systems (Docker, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Agile (e.g. Scrum) development methodologies, including controlled change management, and use of configuration control constructs
  • Significant programming/scripting experience (ie. Python, etc.)
  • One to one and group communication skills
  • A positive attitude coupled with a sense of urgency compatible with a fast-paced environment, and an ability to think clearly and develop creative solutions
  • A strong desire to learn new technologies, techniques, and specialties and well as the ability to conceive and create new approaches or solutions to resolve issues and push development forward expediently
  • BS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or the physical sciences, or equivalent

The position offers significant advancement opportunity within a dynamic, high-tech company with competitive benefits.