SecDevOps Engineer - TS/SCI with Poly Required

Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Posted Date 8 months ago(12/23/2019 1:26 PM)
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LMI is seeking a senior SecDevOps Engineer to support an Intelligence Community client. This position will be located in the Northern Virginia area.


LMI is a consultancy dedicated to improving the business of government, drawing from deep expertise in advanced analytics, digital services, logistics, and management advisory services. Established as a private, not-for-profit organization in 1961, LMI is a trusted third party to federal civilian and defense agencies, free of commercial and political bias. We believe government can make a difference, and we seek talented, hardworking people who share that conviction.



  • Design DevSecOps environments to support analytics architectures based on discussions and research with product owners and users, intuition, and an understanding of the desired outcomes of a requested solution.
  • Work closely with data scientists, data engineers, data product engineers, infrastructure engineers, network engineers, security engineers, and software developers to integrate and stand up analytics operating environments.
  • Collect requirements, architect DevSecOps solutions and guide applications development
  • Design and advise on SecDevOps and Agile engineering practices
  • Design and advise on Infrastructure as Code (IaC) setup and maintenance, and oversee source control of IaC through Git
  • Design and advise on creating and maintaining SecDevOps alarms and events for further automation and monitoring
  • Design and advise on implementing and maintaining best practices in SecDevOps security around access control, data, and monitoring
  • Design and advise on continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) tools, services and methodologies
  • Design and advise on the deployment of containers (Docker) into production environments
  • Design and advise on the automated setup and maintenance of Windows based applications
  • Design and advise on Linux scripting
  • Establish an awareness and understanding of technical constraints, resources, and opportunities, such as cost, speed to market, scalability, security, and operational constraints within the federal government.
  • Identify and implement best-practice solutions to client requirements



  • Active TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph
  • Bachelors in a technical field.
  • Senior Skill Level
  • Five or more years' of combined experience in engineering lifecycle software solutions.
  • Experience maintaining and enhancing infrastructure as code with technologies including but not limited to cloud formation, terraform, puppet, codedeploy.
  • Five or more years' experience in Python, R, Ruby, and other scripting languages
  • Experience developing and maintaining complex systems that involved integrating COTS, GOTS, and Open Source components.
  • Three or more years' experience maintaining Sponsor's enterprise operation systems.
  • Experience using knowledge management and code repositories including but not limited to Github, Gitlab, Jira, and Confluence
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities through prior experience working with senior management to find solutions for customers and leading teams performing IT software development.
  • Experience performing software development for Government programs of similar scope and complexity.


  • Masters degree
  • One or more Cloud certifications such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified DevOps Engineer, AWS Certified Solutions Architect, or Microsoft Azure DevOps Engineer
  • Three or more years' experience in maintaining infrastructure in a cloud environment support of data science activities, including but not limited to Anaconda, Databricks, Tableau.
  • Ability to write or refactor software code to facilitate deploying applications to standalone compute resources, and the Sponsor's commercial cloud environment.
  • Familiarity with the Sponsor's security accreditation process.

EEO Statement

LMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer-all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. 


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LMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. LMI is committed to the fair treatment of all and to our policy of providing applicants and employees with equal employment opportunities. LMI recruits, hires, trains, and promotes people without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other factors protected by applicable law.

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