Platform System Manager in Washington, DC at DCS

Date Posted: 1/7/2022

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Job Description

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With the health and safety of employee as our top priority, DCS is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 variants pose in the workplace while ensuring we meet our commitments to national security.

To uphold safety for all employees, we will continue to request vaccination status for all DCS employees, including new hires. All current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated will be required to adhere to safety protocols applicable to their worksite.

Assist the Government in maintaining and sustaining The Forge (a Government furnished virtual and physical ecosystem to foster Agile software development using DEVSECOPS tools and principles) Platform as a Service (PaaS) to avoid Platform Drift from the Forge at the Contractor’s testing site, inclusive of the PaaS Software Development Kit (SDK), Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) SDK, and CI/CD pipeline.

Essential Job Functions:

Communicate and collaborate directly with the Forge personnel and respective Government Product Owner (GPO) on PaaS matters pertaining to this contract.

Assist the Forge Platform System Managers with all PaaS related issues and collaborate with other contractor Platform System Managers at The Forge.

Utilize the Forge PaaS and development tools, to the maximum extent possible, in order to implement DEVSECOPS and Agile systems engineering, software integration, and test while adhering to The Forge Survival Guide.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Bachelor's degree in computer science or engineering plus 5 years of experience.

Minimum of 5 years of experience functioning as an IT Systems Engineer.

Adept understanding of cloud computing, virtualization technologies, IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS delivery models.

Direct experience with upgrades, migrations, and integration of developmental and tactical platform environments and CI/CD pipelines.

DoD TOP SECRET Security Clearance, eligible for TS/SCI.

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