DevOps Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: KSTC-20-076
    • Job Location: Folsom, CA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 05/07/2020
    • Years of Experience: 5+
    • Radford Job Code: 05001-05003 Development Engineer
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Job Description

Kratos is a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment that is team oriented and relationship driven to foster innovation and creativity within the space industry. Our motto "From Strength to Success" reflects a commitment to continually leveraging our technical and intellectual strengths for the ultimate success of our customers. The Federal Solutions Group is a leader in satellite command and control solutions focused on DoD, Civil (NOAA/NASA), and classified customers. We are an agile and innovative solutions provider in that we integrate Kratos-developed products with 3rd party software, as well as design and develop new tools and applications to provide end-to-end systems that solve mission unique requirements.

The qualified candidate will work with a small team responsible for overseeing, maintaining and creating a secure CI/CD environment and build pipeline, from version control to automated testing, which includes some flavors of systems engineering, development, integration, testing and QA of innovative, new satellite ground systems program that combines Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) products, Government Off The Shelf (GOTS) elements, and newly developed applications on a customer IaaS. There will be a wide range of hands-on tasks including automated software deployment on virtualized systems, system administration, testing, troubleshooting, and analysis.

The qualified candidate must be motivated and have a passion for examining new and interesting concepts with an eye towards security and defining innovative, cost effective, and mission enhancing systems. The ability to obsess over the customer, simplify complex processes, and take ownership of results good or bad is encouraged.  

20% Travel


Experience and Skills

Experience with automation tools and automated deployment strategies (CI tools, Containers), systems engineering for multiOS platforms and the Atlassian Suite, as well as background with Chef or other configuration management software is highly desired. Experience with US Government systems and processes is also a plus, as is a background in software development

-Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Networking, Mathematics, or related field.  Equivalent experience may be considered.

-Minimum of 5+ years experience in systems engineering, integration, and/or networking.

-Working knowledge of current scripting tools and operation of both Windows and Linux OS.

-Experience with public/private cloud-related technologies (AWS, Azure, VMWare, Docker) is desired.

-Experience with automated scripting tools (Chef) is desired.

-Experience with provisioning technologies (Terraform) and with HashiCorp suite of tools is desired.

-Experience with web interfaces (REST, HTML, XML) is desired.

-Position can be located in Colorado Springs, CO or Folsom, CA. 

U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance is required.

Occasional travel is required for this position.