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Sr Principal Technologist DevSecOps - 90297538 - Washington

Washington, DC 20004

Your success is a train ride away.

Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move Americas workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
The Senior Principal Technologist is a senior technical role and works on one or more projects of high complexity as the technology subject matter expert in DevSecOps domain.


Design and implement automated DevSecOps frameworks based on Amtrak specific standards and security guidelines in cloud eco system. Develop CI/CD pipelines that enables Amtraks project development team to embrace security and governance aspects of software development life cycle.Implement Infrastructure as Code to realize automation and repeatable patterns in cloud.

When involved with a project team, leads complex system analysis and design activity, acts in a consultative manner and provides technical subject matter expertise, system implementation, administration, and technical support.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Provides technical expertise across business functions. Identifies opportunities to improve business processes via new technologies.

Researches and analyzes advanced technology trends within DevSecOps and Cloud Management.

DevSecOps Lifecycle Management Manage, collaborate, define, and implement CI/CD life cycle processes for cloud applications.Oversees technical efforts to troubleshoot new & existing applications to identify errors or deficiencies in build & deployment.

Software Development Implement Infrastructure as Code and Automation using Cloudformation templates, Python, Bash, and Powershell

Project and User Access Management Manage intake of all project and user. Perform regular user access audits and remediate discrepancies, if any. Applications within scope of responsibility include, but are not limited to, Bitbucket, Jira, Confluence, VisualSVN, PALM, and Jenkins.

Application and Tools Management Responsible for the configuration and maintenance of the following DevSecOps toolset: Jenkins, Archiva, Bitbucket, Jira, Confluence, SonarQube, CheckMarx, Docker

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelors degree in computer science, engineering or related field
12+ years of relevant technical work experience and preferably in a leadership or Subject Matter Expert capacity to satisfy education and experience requirements.
ITIL Certification or equivalent


Software Development
Hands on experience in Programming Languages (Bash, PowerShell, Java, Groovy, NodeJS, Python, Go, C#)
Fundamental knowledge on Operating Systems (Linux and Windows)
Knowledge of any SQL and NoSQL databases with respective interfacing constructs.
Basic computer networking knowledge (DNS, Active Directories)
JSON and YAML data constructs.

DevSecOps Tools
Jenkins, SonarQube, Checkmarx, AWS Codepipeline, SAST, DAST
Strong knowledge on Git workflows
Knowledge on CI/CD Pipeline development using Groovy (Jenkins), or AWS Codepipeline
Source Control Management (Bitbucket, GitHub, SVN, TFS, VCCS, Endevor)

Cloud
AWS CloudFormation templates, Boto3, EC2, Lambda, Secrets Manager, Parameter store, SQS, SNS, Systems Manager, S3, Service Catalog, ECS/EKS Fargate, Kinesis, VPC, etc..
Cloud Networking.
AWS multi-region deployments
Knowledge on Microsoft Azure is a plus

Containers
Knowledge of any container orchestration such as AWS Elastic Container Services (ECS) or Kubernetes
Strong experience in building docker images and docker build pipelines.

Soft skills
Must possess strong communication and interpersonal skills
Must work well with others in an integrated team environment
Must be motivated to self-learn
Passion for IT Automation

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Masters Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or other related field
Strong working knowledge of Cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud
Strong understanding of DevSecOps Lifecycle
Solid Experience in DevSecOps, Automation, and Infrastructure as Code
Experience with ServiceNOW, Office 365 Tools

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Work performed in office and remotely
Team providing 24x7 systems operations and maintenance functions which could require might and weekend work to support incidents, outages, and/or planned production deployment functions

Requisition ID:65601
Posting Location(s):District of Columbia; Delaware; Pennsylvania; Virginia
Job Family/Function:Information Technology
Relocation Offered:No
Travel Requirements:Up to 25%

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family, and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

We proudly support and encourage U.S. Veterans to apply for Amtrak job opportunities.

All positions require pre-employment background verification, medical review and pre-employment drug screen. Amtrak is committed to a safe and drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. All new hires are required to undergo a hair drug test which detects the presence of illegal drugs for months prior to testing.Marijuana,notwithstanding any statute, ordinance, regulation, or other law that legalizes or decriminalizes the use or possession ofmarijuana, whether for medical, recreational, or other use. Candidates who engage in the usage ofmarijuanawillnotbe qualified for hire.We appreciate your cooperation in keeping Amtrak safe and drug-free.

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR section 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety- sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions. If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, he/she will not permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability (including blindness), or veteran status.

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  • Transportation
Posted: 2021-08-31 Expires: 2021-10-21

Amtrak, the national rail operator, connects America in safer, greener and healthier ways. With 21,000 route miles in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian provinces, Amtrak operates more than 300 trains each day — at speeds up to 150 mph — to more than 500 destinations. Amtrak is the operator of choice for state-supported corridor services in 17 states and for four commuter rail agencies.

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