Sr. DevOps Engineer

Ypsilanti, MI
Added: February 9, 2024
Maxar is seeking a DevOps Engineer to support the development and integration of various intelligence capabilities into a test and subsequently operational environment. You will be a member of a project team responsible for designing and maintaining multiple DevOps pipelines integrating and deploying components into the larger system infrastructure. Deployment will be in local and primarily cloud infrastructures. Maxar is a leader in the field of signal and image processing. This team is building innovative software using mathematical solutions to support users in the defense and intelligence communities.


Work-life balance to include flexible working opportunities and generous time off.

Family-first benefits like adoption reimbursement, pet insurance and mental health resources.

Educational perks such as student loan repayment, paid certifications and tuition reimbursement.

Career growth opportunities including an internal mobility program and leadership training and development.

Diversified healthcare and investment options including multiple medical plans, a stock purchase program and 401(k).


Design, implement and maintain multiple DevOps pipelines.

Implement CI & CD solutions to support rapid development and integration.

Integrate static code analysis and other security mechanisms into pipeline.

Design and apply hybrid deployment strategy (cloud and local virtualized).

Work with software and system engineers to incorporate automated test and documentation into pipelines

Troubleshoot and resolve network, automation pipelines, and infrastructure issues.

Build, maintain, and monitor configuration management of release products.

Required Qualifications:

US citizen with an active/current TS/SCI.

Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or related discipline.

15 years of related professional experience.

Experience building CI/CD systems with technologies like Jenkins, or GitLab.

Experience with AWS such as EC2, S3, IAM, security groups, VPCs.

Experience with an automated deployment technology such as Cloud Formation, Ansible, Puppet or Chef.

Experience with Docker/Kubernetes and container orchestration.

Open-source application deployments and maintenance.

Custom source application deployments and maintenance.

Experience with source configuration management tools such as Git.

Working knowledge of Unix/Linux operating system.

Desired Qualifications:

Security+ or comparable certification for privileged user access.

Experience developing and deploying web services.

Experience with distributed processing methods and tools, such as REST APIs, microservices, IaaS/PaaS services.

Experience solving issues and supporting software in a production environment.

LINUX system administration experience

Experience with Fortify and/or SonarQube.

Experience working with an Agile development team.

Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.