• DevOps Support Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Arlington
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  • Company Description

    Spry is a certified Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) headquartered in McLean, VA. Spry provides Enterprise, C4IT, Management, and Cyber Solutions to the federal government and commercial entities. Founded in 2001, Spry Methods was built on the foundation of combining industry knowledge with unmatched responsiveness to produce results for our customers. Our goal is to build a business dedicated to the maximization of value for all stakeholders starting with our employees, our customers, and our community. We recognize that talented and dedicated employees are our most valued assets and the foundation of our success. Guided by these principles, we have established an impressive track record of proven past performance serving our customers within the Commercial, Federal Civilian, DoD, and Intelligence Communities. A CMMI Level 3 certified and ISO 9001:2008 registered company, Spry is committed to quality and continuous improvement.


    Spry has an immediate need for a skilled Dev Support Engineer. This opportunity will support our customer in Rosslyn, VA. As a member of the team, you will work with other IT professionals providing quality assurance and security guidance for a centralized software testing environment. You will collaborate with Software Testers, Developers, and Systems Administrators to enable robust testing of applications in a virtualized environment.


    We are looking for Deve Syupport Engineers that have the ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools

    • Ability to code and script
    • Experience with systems and IT operations
    • Comfort with with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment
    • Strong grasp of automation tools
    • Data management skills
    • A strong focus on business outcomes
    • Comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional borders


    Job Responsibilities and/or Success Factors

    • Works on complex, major or highly visible tasks in support of multiple projects that require multiple areas of expertise
    • Works as a project team member or as a project lead
    • Works on projects that may span a broad range of applications
    • Supports multiple applications
    • Expertise in multiple technical environments and knowledge of one or more business areas
    • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent
    • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services
    • A working understanding of code and script (PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)
    • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service

    Required skills and experience include


    • Four year technical degree such as Computer Science, Business Information Systems, Engineering or a related field highly desired
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Programming experience with focus on penetration testing or process automation
    • Knowledge and Experience with:
      • Red Hat CloudForms
      • Red Hat Openshift
      • Puppet
      • Experience developing Ruby, Bash, and Python
      • Red Hat Enterprise Linux proficiency
      • Experience integrating with Azure Cloud offering
      • Past experience implementing CI/CD pipelines

    Preferred skills

    • Jenkins
    • Gitlab
    • Nexus
    • Docker/Kubernetes
    • Red Hat Satellite
    • Oracle Identity Access Manager (OIAM)
    • VMWare ESXi, VMWare NSX, vCenter, vRealize Operations Center, Power CLI scripting language
    • Splunk

    EEO Statement

    At Spry, we believe talented and dedicated employees are our most valued assets and the foundation of our success. We are committed to crafting a diverse and inclusive workplace that endorses engagement, creativity, quality and innovation.

    We are proud to be an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and as such, we evaluate qualified candidates in full consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other protected status.


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