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Security Automation Developer (Up to 25% Profit Sharing Benefit!)

Req #: 244266
Location: Sterling, VA US
Job Category: Engineering
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret

Job Description

BITS, a CACI Company, offers very rewarding and unique benefits, which equates to approximately 50% of compensation on TOP of your base salary! Learn more at

We are seeking a Security Automation Developer to support the CReATE program in Sterling, VA. You will be part of team where problem solving and communication skills are critical to success. This environment provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Our team is responsible for designing, building, and implementing an intuitive DevSecOps pipeline following best practices.  Choose us and make building and delivering innovative solutions part of your extraordinary career. 

Army CReATE focuses on enabling development teams from across Army to utilize both unclassified and classified development resources as part of a build low, deliver high approach.  As a result, you would be part of the team building these resources on the unclassified cloud, giving the ability to work remotely during this unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. 

More About the Role:

As a Security Automation Developer, you will be tasked with various responsibilities as part of a diverse and collaborative team such as:

  • Developing and delivering software on Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure or similar cloud services using Infrastructure as Code.
  • Using knowledge of Linux, System Administration, and its deployment in virtual environments
  • Diagnose problems and develop solutions for problems related to software, configuration and infrastructure.
  • Using application code, scripts and NoSQL queries to troubleshoot production issues
  • Developing and supporting the automation of routine operational activities
  • Build custom tools to seamlessly integrate into existing COTS products currently in use
  • Providing documentation of processes involved with support duties and contribute to the knowledge database
  • Contributing in writing and in-person to root cause analysis meetings as part of process improvement
  • Participating in the development and testing of internal controls, scripts and other coding projects
  • Work with government stakeholders, product owners, and other architects to create, build, and implement security automation tools into a DevSecOps pipeline
  • Leverage a complete DevOps pipeline to drive rapid delivery of functionality to the client

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
  • Current in scope SECRET level clearance
  • Proficient in CI/CD processes
  • Experience developing Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment pipelines.
  • Strong ability in one or more high level programming languages including: Ruby, Java, JavaScript, Python, and PHP
  • Hands-on knowledge with agile Software Development processes
  • Experience developing and delivering software on Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure or similar cloud services, Platform as a Service providers, and Container environments (Kubernetes)
  • Experience with Git and configuration management processes.
  • Experience with Kubernetes or Container solutions
  • Experience integrating with identity management, access management, and authorization solutions (PKI, LDAP, OAUTH, OpenID).
  • Understanding of agile development practices, including Agile Scrum methodology.
  • Knowledge of Intelligence Community (IC) processes, policies and guidance.
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative, open, and unclassified office work environment.
  • Experience designing microservice architectures
  • DoD 8570.01 IAT Level 2 / IAM Level 1 Certification for Privileged User Access (i.e. CompTIA Security+

Education: Candidate must have one of the following with direct experience leading IT system work involving virtualization, cloud services engineering, micro service architecture, web applications, systems integration, and related software development:

  • 6 + Years of job related experience with BS
  • 4 + Years of job related experience with MS

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • TS/SCI must be obtainable
  • Software development experience in one or more software languages including Ruby, Python, Groovy, Java, Javascript/NodeJS, C, C++.
  • Familiarity with Cloud Application Platforms such as Heroku, Pivotal Cloud Foundry/Tanzu, OpenShift.
  • Experience with container technology (e.g. Docker) development and deployment.
  • Experience deploying, maintaining and optimizing RDBMS databases such as Oracle, MySQL, Postgres.
  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases like DynamoDB, MongoDB, Cassandra.
  • Experience with open source indexing technologies, e.g. Elasticsearch.
  • Experience conducting trade studies and analysis of competing technologies.

What We Can Offer You:

- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.



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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.

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