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Software Deployment Engineer

San Diego, California
Job Type
4 Aug 2022
Background information:
Innovative Defense Technologies (IDT), provider of automated software testing, data analysis, and cybersecurity solutions for complex, mission-critical systems in the US Department of Defense (DOD), is seeking a Software Deployment Engineer to be based in our Arlington, Virginia, or Mt. Laurel, New Jersey office.

Innovative Defense Technologies (IDT), provider of automated software testing, data analysis, and cybersecurity solutions for complex defense systems, is currently accepting applications for an anticipated Software Deployment Engineer role requiring 3+ years of experience for a position in support of its innovative automated solutions. This position offers an engineer the opportunity to utilize his/her knowledge and talents as part of a collaborative team developing software for a growing company.

All applicants must currently possess an active U.S. Security Clearance.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Develop, implement, and maintain Infrastructure as Code software for automated deployment and configuration of a multi-site, multi-system environment
  • Participate in identification and applications of emerging technologies and architectures including evaluation of cloud operations platforms such as cloud IaaS, PaaS, SaaS
  • Develop design documentation
  • Communicate and work collaboratively with colleagues and lead engineers
Minimum Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Physics, or Math; Master s Degree in Engineering or other technical field highly desired
  • 3+ years of professional software deployment experience in technically rigorous environments
Required skills:
  • Experience with container technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Proficiency in automation scripts and tools such as Ansible, terraform, Puppet, salt, etc.
  • Experience programming in Python and or Java
  • Strong Linux skills
  • High degree of competence in Bash and Shell
  • Ability to shift from one project to another in an agile work environment
  • Basic networking experience
  • Ability to travel approximately 10 - 20%
Preferred skills:
  • Experience with Kubernetes distros such as OpenShift, RKE2 and/or Tanzu
  • Experience with software defined networking (SDN) such as NSX-T
  • Experience with Git, Jenkins, Artifactory
  • Experience with server and or desktop virtualization
  • DevSecOps experience
  • Virtualization Infrastructure Experience with VMware or similar virtualization tools
  • Networking experience - TCP/IP, DNS, NetBIOS, switching, routing, VLANs
  • Experience with at least one public cloud environment, such as Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure
  • Solid analytical abilities, coupled with a strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to adapt to and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Problem-solving skills with the ability to navigate ambiguous situations
  • Be able to communicate with customers when needed
  • Excellence in technical communication with peers and non-technical cohorts
EEO Statement:
IDT is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.
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  • Job Reference: 677705600-2
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Innovative Defense Technologies (IDT)
  • Location: San Diego, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent