Sr. Linux/OpenShift DevOps Engineer


Reston VA


Industry 1: Financial Services
Industry 2: Banking
Industry 3: Capital Markets

Job ID: EB-7546970612
Category: Technology
Location: Reston, VA

We are seeking a skilled Sr. Linux/OpenShift DevOps Engineer to join our team. This role involves designing, developing, deploying, configuring, troubleshooting, and maintaining self-hosted/cloud infrastructure components. Key responsibilities include working with OpenShift, Kubernetes, Gitlab, backup and recovery systems, SAN, VMware vSphere, RedHat Satellite servers, Ansible Automation platform (AAP), and Jenkins (CI/CD), among other DevOps tools. The Sr. Linux/OpenShift DevOps Engineer will play a crucial role in ensuring the availability, resilience, and security of our IT computing infrastructure. They will provide technical leadership and support for core and project-related activities, acting as a subject matter expert and collaborating with software development and security teams (DevSecOps). In addition to maintaining existing systems, the Sr. Linux/OpenShift DevOps Engineer will lead infrastructure enhancement projects, incorporating new technologies such as cloud-based infrastructure, containerization, and business continuity solutions. This position supports essential functions within the Office of Finance, including debt issuance, debt servicing, and financial reporting. The accuracy and availability of our highly customized IT environment are vital for the successful operation of the Office of Finance.


  • Manage Linux/OpenShift infrastructure and cloud platforms.
  • Utilize VMware vSphere and OpenShift platform to orchestrate containerized applications and microservices.
  • Automate software development and delivery processes using tools like Jenkins, Git, Ansible, etc.
  • Develop and deploy scripts and code in languages such as Python, Java, Bash, etc.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to software performance, security, reliability, and scalability.
  • Collaborate with other teams to ensure quality and timely delivery of software products.
  • Design, develop, install, configure, and maintain servers, networks, and applications.
  • Implement and maintain CI/CD pipelines.
  • Automate application and service deployments.
  • Troubleshoot pipeline issues across various environments.
  • Assist with integration of DevOps tools.
  • Develop and maintain infrastructure documentation.
  • Provide support for remote business continuity site and development environments.
  • Assist with daily system backups.
  • Support diversity and inclusion initiatives.
  • Assist with other assigned duties.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Engineering, or equivalent experience.
  • 6+ years of experience in Linux administration, cloud computing, and DevOps engineering.
  • Proficiency with OpenShift, Kubernetes, and DevOps tools.
  • Experience in scripting and programming languages.
  • Knowledge of web technologies, networking protocols, and CI/CD tools.
  • Strong problem-solving and communication skills.
  • Willingness to work in a DevSecOps oriented environment.
  • Experience with VMware vSphere, Ansible, Azure, AWS, RHEL, etc.
  • Certification in relevant technologies preferred.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and resolve conflicts constructively.
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

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