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Automation Solutions Consultant

Company: ManTech International Corporation
Location: Reston
Posted on: May 9, 2022

Job Description:

Where applicable, confirmation that you meet customer requirements for facility access which may include proof of vaccination and/or attestation and testing, unless an accommodation has been approved.Secure our Nation, Ignite your FutureManTech is seeking a motivated, career, and customer-oriented Automation Solutions Consultant to join our team in the Reston, VA area to provide unparalleled support to multiple federal agencies through the Continuous Diagnostics & Mitigation (CDM) Program. The CDM Program is a high-profile, high-visibility, cybersecurity modernization and risk management program where you can contribute innovative solutions and consult with multiple federal agencies to enhance their Information Assurance (IA) programs and continuous monitoring capabilities.The Automation Solutions Consultant's responsibilities include conducting full lifecycle analysis of data that includes requirements from DHS, other OMB initiatives, and provide automation support for the whole program. This position also requires building a new Automation practice on the program to address our client's most pressing needs with Cyber Security Threats and Data. The successful candidate will bring a consultative approach to data and use DevOps and Automation disciplines to improve the value of the data collected by our customers. This position requires a thought leader in the practice of Automation in solving our clients' cyber security problems, coupled with demonstrated experience designing and developing enterprise solutions for large clients by providing a new approach to the team, presenting white papers and other solutions.ResponsibilitiesThe Automation Solutions Consultant will:Architect, position, design, develop and deploy automation to support solutions for Testing, Validation and DeploymentEvaluate, implement, and streamline DevOps practicesDesign and implement deploying appropriate CI/CD toolsEstablish a continuous build environment to accelerate software deployment and development processesDesign and implement automation in the build process for on-prem and cloud instancesProvide guidance for continuous improvement and build continuous integration, continuous development, and constant deployment pipeline (CI/CD Pipeline)Implement various development, testing, automation tools, and IT infrastructureDefine and set development, test, release, update, and support processes for CI/CD DevOps operationEstablish troubleshooting techniques and fix code bugsMonitor the processes during the entire lifecycle for adherence and updating or creating new processes for improvement and minimizing wastageWork with Product owners and Project Managers to understand processes and identify areas of automation for improvementEncourage and build automated processes wherever possibleMentor and provide guidance to the engineering team members with automation improvementsManage periodic reporting on the progress to senior management and customersIdentify and define new process improvement opportunitiesOther duties as assignedPosition RequirementsExperience understanding organizational needs, proposing solutions, and managing project execution efforts designed to deliver overall program benefits for Government AgenciesMust possess excellent working knowledge of infrastructure automation tools (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, TerraForm etc.)Must possess excellent working knowledge in Automating Testing process with tools such as a Cilium, Cucumber etc.Must possess excellent working knowledge in Centralized Repository such as GitHub, GitLab, AzureDevops, BitBucket etc.Must have strong expertise in operating environments and scripting languages like Python, Perl, Shell or PowerShell.Must possess excellent automation skills and the ability to drive initiatives to automate processes.Building strong cross-functional leadership skills and working together with the operations and engineering teams to make sure that systems are scalable and secureExcellent knowledge of software development and software testing methodologies along with configuration management practices in Linux-based environment.Possess sound knowledge of cloud-based environment such as AWS, GCP, and AzureExperience handling automated deployment CI/CD toolsHand on experience working with Amazon Web Services (AWS), AzureAbility to review deployment and delivery pipelines i.e., implement initiatives to minimize chances of failure, identify bottlenecks and troubleshoot issuesPrevious experience implementing continuous delivery and DevOps solutionsExperience designing and building solutions to move data and process itBachelor's Degree preferably in computer science or closely related fieldStrong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracyExperience collaborating with other roles, such as solution architects, data engineers, data scientists, automation engineers, database administrators, and developersAdditional SkillsDemonstrated ability to present to senior leadership and client audiencesJIRA experienceMS SQLSecurity/Clearance RequirementsMust be a US citizen and pass a background investigationAble to obtain and maintain a DHS Suitability/Entry on Duty (EOD)Physical RequirementsOffice work, typically sedentary with some movement around the officeThe projected compensation range for this position is $104,500-$174,900. There are differentiating factors that can impact a final salary/hourly rate, including, but not limited to, Contract Wage Determination, relevant work experience, skills and competencies that align to the specified role, geographic location (For Remote Opportunities), education and certifications as well as Federal Government Contract Labor categories. In addition, ManTech invests in it's employees beyond just compensation. ManTech's benefits offerings include, dependent upon position, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Holiday Pay, Short Term and Long Term Disability, Retirement and Savings, Learning and Development opportunities, wellness programs as well as other optional benefit elections.For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation please click and provide your name and contact information.

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