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DevSecOps Lead

Date: Jun 2, 2022

Location: Lorton, Virginia, US

Company: QinetiQ

Who Are We?

We are a world-class team of professionals who deliver next generation technology and products in robotic and autonomous platforms, ground, soldier, and maritime systems in 50+ locations world-wide. Much of our work contributes to innovative research in the fields of sensor science, signal processing, data fusion, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and augmented reality (AR).

QinetiQ Inc.’s dedicated experts in defense, aerospace, security, and related fields all work together to explore new ways of protecting the American Warfighter, Security Forces, and Allies. Being a part of QinetiQ Inc. means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. 

Why Join QinetiQ Inc.?

If you have the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges, then you will experience a unique working environment where innovative teams blend different perspectives, disciplines, and technologies to discover new ways of solving complex problems.  In our diverse and inclusive environment, you can be authentic, feel valued, be respected, and realize your full potential. QinetiQ Inc. will support you with workplace flexibility, a commitment to the health and well-being of you and your family and provide opportunities to work with a purpose. We are committed to supporting your success in both your professional and personal lives.

QinetiQ Inc. is seeking an experienced DevSecOps Lead to spearhead the setup, configuration, maitenance and operation of the DevSecOps Environment and provides a technical roadmap and architecture and builds and manages our DevSecOps for Software Engineering team at our Lorton, VA facility. 


Your Contribution to the Mission:


  • Initiate and lead team discussions about Configuration Management, build and release architecture
  • Designing load balancing and clustering solutions according to architecture standards
  • Works on complex, major or highly visible tasks in support of multiple projects that require multiple areas of expertise
  • Architect, develop, plan for, maintain and manage our internal infrastructure and Configuration Management system for our Secure Ops Test environment
  • Develop scripts to automate building the infrastructure and software, create release and build numbers, tag and branch code branches in the configuration management system, notify engineers of build problems, and collect build metrics
  • Maintain solution release notes and other collateral related to solution releases
  • Gather, track, and supply all the tools that are required to develop and build a particular piece of software in order to reliably reproduce or maintain solution after initial customer release
  • Develop automated software installers for various platforms in our solution
  • Interact with key stakeholders to prepare Test Plan Automation
  • Understand the Secure Ops Solution and its environment to develop automation secure approach
  • Build the DevSecOps team from ground up to support software team and projects and work closely with IT and Software team



To Land This Job, You Need:


  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field
  • Five to ten years of experience in configuration/release management
  • Understanding of protocols/technologies like HTTP, SSL, LDAP, JDBC, Servlet/JSP, SQL, HTML, XML
  • Experience with Windows Server/Linux operating systems
  • Demonstrated initiative, flexibility and ability to concurrently manage multiple deadline-driven tasks and projects
  • Ability to work in agile team (Scrum, Kanban)





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QinetiQ Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All Qualified Applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.