CACI International DevOps Engineer in Ashburn, Virginia

Job Description

CACI is looking for an experienced DevOps engineer to support a key program in Ashburn, VA or Colorado Springs, CO. The program emphasizes innovation, and CACI looks for individuals who can bring creative ideas to solve complex problems, both technical and procedural. The candidate must understand Agile software development practices, delivering deployable software in short sprints, utilizing continuous integration, continuous deployment, or DevSecOps. They will work as an integral part of an Agile Scrum team–a highly productive team of technical professionals who thrive on supporting the customer's mission and growth objectives– responsible for assuring the quality of the application capabilities for a variety of legacy and modernized systems and applications. They will also work in close collaboration with other software developers, stakeholders, and end users within Agile processes to continue the automation of the software build and installation processes.

The ability to be adaptable and to work constructively with a technically diverse team is also crucial. A willingness to learn and stay abreast of industry trends is required.


The individual will work closely with members of the development, tests, and operations teams to troubleshoot build breaks, enforcement of software quality standards, and proper communication of the package’s installation steps to operations for both non-production and production environments. Other duties include:

  • Continue development and maintenance of the automated software build process

  • Work closely with each product family to develop new DevSecOps features and capabilities

  • Assist with creating project resource estimates, metrics to track completion phase, defect reports, defect prevention, development efficiency and quality

  • Contribute to an atmosphere of cross-functional teamwork within the organization’s agile project lifecycle

  • Develop and improve operational practices and procedures

Required Skills:

  • College degree (B.S.) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Management Systems or a related discipline. Experience will be considered in lieu of a degree

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, with at least a DoD Interim Secret clearance.

  • Prior experience with continuous integration, test automation and/or DevSecOps on iterative software development projects using tools such as Chef, Ansible, Puppet, Jenkins, Team City and/or Bamboo

  • Ability to design and document technical solutions related to continuous integration and continuous deployment

  • Familiarity with automation frameworks like Robot Framework, Specflow, Jbehave, Geb, Spock, Junit4, TestNG, Nunit.

  • Script Languages, such as Ruby, PowerShell, Bash, Perl, etc.

  • Experience using GIT source code control

  • Familiar working with any Open Source Automation tools like Selenium, Cucumber, Watir

  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2015 or later

  • Automated Deployment experience on Windows Server / Linux RHEL platforms

  • MSBuild familiarity, including debugging Continuous Integration build failures

  • Windows server administration from application configuration and deployment perspectives

  • Familiarity with Linux or UNIX (administration, installing, patching)

  • Installation package development - Installshield and RPM package managers are preferred

  • BDD Testing Frameworks such as Pester and RSpec

  • Experience with agile project management tools

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite of products

  • Highly responsible, team-oriented individual with a very strong work ethic and a self-starter

  • Effective organizational skills with strong attention to detail

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, constantly changing environment

  • Must be a team player and work in a collaborative team environment

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Desired Skills:

  • Experience/exposure working with containers

  • Certified Scrum Master/Certified Scrum Developer

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.