Job Description

Senior DevSec Developer
 Job Number: 21-04749
Make your mark where innovation is the rule.  Our client is looking for a Senior DevSec Developer in Reston,VA.

Eclaro’s client is a leading educational non-profit, committed to advancing educational opportunities around the world. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

  • Provide leadership, guidance, and direction in the design, develop and implement automated solutions, based on a set of standards and processes, that enable Client developers to easily consume security and compliance services delivered by the Information Security Office
  • Responsible for support of and coordinating with other Engineers, Architects, and teams in implementing a comprehensive cloud and application security program in a DevOps environment
  • Provide support (coaching and mentoring) for teammate's work activities on a regular basis
  • Actively review their own and the team's work product and implement improvements seen from other teams or within the industry to drive continuous improvement of the team's efficiency, speed, and quality
  • Leverage DevOps tools to build, harden, maintain and instrument a comprehensive cloud-based security orchestration platform to be consumed in product CI/CD pipelines
  • Develop automated security and compliance capabilities in support of DevOps processes in a large-scale AWS cloud computing environment
  • Write complex code, building infrastructure as code, work with immutable "cloud based environments, and build the supporting automated toolsets necessary to support the secure continuous delivery pipeline
  • Integrate security practices across the continuous delivery pipeline to provide a comprehensive automated cloud and application security solution from the epic definition, development, test and deploy of Client applications within our data center and Amazon
  • The candidate will plan for work but is primarily a hands-on engineer that leads by doing. Will also take responsibility for creating design specifications and prepare technical documentation. Develop a solution to integrate security into the life cycle from business initiation through operational integrity
  • Support the development of standards by creating templates and patterns for ease of use and increase the productivity of the security program
  • Foster, and build a community of practice for collective learning of the security tools, practices, and systems across all disciplines.
  • A bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or MIS
  • 5+ years' experience with extensive exposure to numerous aspects of software development, operations, CI/CD, and information security
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in DevOps automation and tooling with strong knowledge of cloud security architecture, application security, and security engineering
  • Strong experience in cloud and application security domains
  • Deep understanding of Amazon Web Services (AWS) including VPC, ELB, IAM, KMS, EC2, Config, CloudTrail, CloudFormation, Lambda, and others
  • Strong and evolving competence in one or more programming languages and technologies, working knowledge of multiple tools sets, technologies and implementation environments
  • Demonstrated development experience and proficiency using JavaScript and Python
  • Strong practical Linux based systems administration skills and scripting experience in a Cloud-based environment
  • Working knowledge of IP networking, VPNs, DNS, load balancing and firewalling
  • Experience building infrastructure as code using AWS CloudFormation, Terraform or similar automated techniques
  • Experience in establishing secure software development guidelines and in performing security code and design reviews
  • Experience in documenting security design and architecture artifacts and presenting artifacts for architectural review
  • Effective communication skills are a must along with a strong customer service orientation, and the ability to clearly discern client needs
  • Ability to self-manage assigned projects, and delegate to and supervise the completion of tasks by other team members
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction
  • Strong interpersonal skills, written and verbal communication
  • Strong decision-making, problem-solving skills, critical thinking and testing skills
  • A growth mindset and love of learning new technologies
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro 

If interested, you may contact:
Carlo Flores
Carlo Flores | LinkedIn

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.


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