Posted on: January 16, 2022
What is SOLUTE?
SOLUTE Inc. is a cutting-edge engineering firm focused on bringing
modern technologies and approaches to mission critical systems in
the U.S. Department of Defense. Our efforts have defined the DevOps
approach for the U.S. Navy and our projects will determine the next
10 years of software development and continuous delivery for
satellite systems, submarines, mission planning and signals
What is a DevOps Engineer at SOLUTE?
Here at SOLUTE we believe DevOps to be more than just a buzzword;
DevOps engineers at SOLUTE are effective problem solvers that focus
on automating manual processes and improving the overall software
development cycle. We develop against a large variety of systems
depending on our Customers' requirements and enable them for future
success through well-built CI/CD pipelines. Our DevOps engineers
come from a variety of backgrounds including systems engineering,
software engineering, and system administration.
Why would you want to work at SOLUTE?
SOLUTE seeks out opportunities that allow our engineers to work
with modern and innovative technologies in impactful projects. Our
solutions are built for use in mission critical systems and often
are subject to interesting and challenging constraints. We are
often required to build solutions that must operate effectively in
offline or difficult to reach environments while maintaining
reproducibility, maintainability, and security.
SOLUTE offers more than just technical opportunities; while most
work is performed on various contracts, engineers at solute are
full time, salaried employees with benefits. Furthermore, because
of our focus on Customer enablement and transition, none of our
DevOps engineer positions will require on call support. SOLUTE
encourages personal development and growth for all our team
members. We support the professional growth of our employees with
educational stipends, conferences, and the opportunities for
ownership and leadership. Team members are given pathways for
growth on their projects and SOLUTE is here to help you further
your career goals.
What kinds of projects will you be involved with?
SOLUTE has a rapidly growing portfolio of contracts with Government
and Commercial customers that are focused on architecture
modernization, automation, and CI/CD pipelines. DevOps engineers at
Solute typically work on teams of 3-15 other engineers (DevOps,
Software, Network, Security, etc) to help design, implement, and
test a variety of technical solutions.
Some examples of past and present DevOps projects at SOLUTE:
Automating the provisioning and installation of a Big Data ingest
pipeline (Apache NiFi, Storm, and Kafka) using Ansible and
Transitioning legacy applications of a major underwater
surveillance system to a micro services architecture in
Developing an end to end CI/CD pipeline for the deployment of a
complex environment across a variety of deployment scenarios and
Designing and Implementing an offline Platform as a Service
environment utilizing Hashicorp's suite of tools (Nomad, Consul,
What are some key technologies you will work with?
The exact technical stack varies from solution to solution but,
there are a few technologies we often reach for when exploring a
Linux is the most common development and deployment platform we
Terraform is our go-to infrastructure automation tool
Ansible is the most common configuration management tool you will
Git is the primary source control system we use for our
OpenShift/Kubernetes are our usual choices for container
What are the key requirements?
You must be able to obtain a DoD Security Clearance (Secret)
Comfortable in a Linux development environment
What will differentiate my application?
Experience with a configuration management tool such as Ansible,
Puppet, Chef, etc.
Experience with an Infrastructure-as-Code tool such as Terraform or
Amazon Web Services Certification
Experience with any tools in our typical stack such as OpenShift /
Kubernetes, Jenkins, Hashicorp tools (Terraform, Packer, Nomad,
Consul, Vault), Ansible, etc.
Experience working with cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, Google,
B.S. Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer
Engineering, Information Systems, or related field.
An active DoD Security Clearance
Experience working on Military systems
Medical, Dental and Vision
Life and A&D coverage
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
401(k) Plan with company matching contributions
Paid Time Off (PTO) and 10 Paid Holidays
Highly Competitive Salary
SOLUTE is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be
considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
disability, marital status, veteran status or any other applicable
legally protected status or characteristic.
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