Digital Services - IGEM Automation Developer

Position Details

LOCATION: Fort Meade, MD HOURS: 30 - 40 DAYS: Monday - Friday



  • Participate in, developing process frameworks and services that encompass technology, & process

  • As a Subject Matter Expert, help internal teams accelerate ITSM automation, application development, modernization, and integration through Agile & DevSecOps transformation, cloud-native application design & development, customer & user experience, modern software deployment techniques, test automation frameworks, open source management solutions, serverless computing and application performance management.

  • Working with build and ops teams to automate tasks, integrate ML/AI to provide greater efficiency and reliability across traditional and cloud networks

  • Provides guidance and training to less experienced staff

  • Maintains current knowledge of cloud service provider offerings

  • Participates in special projects as required

  • Strong desire to code, produce clean readable code, good understanding of CI/CD, open source systems and git repositories required

  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) concepts and scripting languages such as Powershell, Yaml, JSON, Terraform, etc

  • Good understanding of change management principles

  • Good understanding of security concepts, hardening of network and cloud infrastructure is a big plus

  • Experience with Microsoft Active Directory, Quest ARS, VMware Automation, and ServiceNow a plus


Must meet contract level requirements for appropriate position.

Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline Engineering, Business Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology, Business with a Technical Background PLUS 15 years of related experience OR equivalent combination of education and work experience.


  • 3 years’ experience in application development and automation functions utilizing Python/Java, Ansible, web services (REST, gRPC, YAML/JSON)

  • Knowledge and experience of Public Cloud

  • Knowledge of MaaS

  • Understanding of Linux, VM and container environments and utilities

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision

  • Firm knowledge of DoD/IC, Agile, DevOps, and Lean requirements, methodologies, and toolsets, and/or application development platforms;

  • Understanding of the Risk Management Framework (ICD 503) and successful experience obtaining Accreditation & Authorization of Agile / DevOps solutions with the DoD and IC environment is highly desired;

  • Outstanding oral and written communications skills are required

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a dynamic, unstructured environment is desired; ability to be a self-starter