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Sr. DevSecOps Consultant/Engineer

  • Location: Atlanta, 75254
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 2 months ago

  • Function: DevOps
  • Job Ref: 232480

Role Overview:

Have you worked throughout your career to be the best DevSecOps Engineer possible, continuously learning and experimenting with new technologies, and staying on top of the current changes in the DevSecOps space?  Are you fluent in Cybersecurity best practices and technologies?

We are looking for a subject matter expert in advising, coaching, training, and “hands on” implementation of delivery pipelines and the supporting tools and structures that accelerate feedback and delivery. We need expert knowledge in cloud delivery pipelines that may consist of a complex array of multiple cloud systems working in synchronization. Must have “real world” experience to suggest a variety of possible solutions to organizational problems without a “one size fits all” approach. In addition to technical acumen, this resource must have solid understanding of the DevSecOps mindset and culture and can easily explain to varied audiences the why part of DevSecOps.

It is important to you see how secure delivery pipelines impact an enterprise at various systems throughout the organization…. a larger more holistic viewpoint. You know when to roll up your sleeves and just make the technical magic happen and when to just consult and coach those to make the technical magic happen.

If this is you, we want you as part of our consulting practice!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities at Our Clients:

  • Work with executives, organizations, and heads of IT units.
  • Comfortable with multiple cloud platforms and delivery models.
  • Act as a guiding force for other DevSecOps Engineers.
  • Track organizational and engagement-level metrics.
  • Work with account executives in the delivery of new opportunities and clients.
  • Provide engagement summaries (when requested) and maintain information radiators.
  • Use state-of-the-art DevSecOps and cloud-native approaches, to advise clients on the digital transformation of their application security.
  • Design innovative DevSecOps and security concepts for complex applications.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities in our Practice:

  • Develop new skills to improve the way we coach teams toward improvement.
  • Provide individual contributions to Practice.
  • Publish blogs, white papers, and other public material; two to four per quarter.
  • Speak at conferences, meet-ups, and other public events to expand the MATRIX brand.
  • Consistently maintain high customer satisfaction and delivery results.
  • Serve as a squad leader to our market and regional delivery squads.
  • Facilitate engagement summaries when requested.
  • Creates IP/IC that aligns with the Practice strategy, internal accelerators, and client information.
  • Provides support to each squad member in continuous improvement.
  • Creates and maintains methods of cross-squad communication.

Knowledge - Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and/or experience of AWS and Azure platforms.
  • Hands-on technical experience with at least one cloud platform in security or infrastructure implementation and operations.
  • Experience in architecting and deploying secure software in defined and virtualized networks
  • Working knowledge Jenkins, CloudBees, Chef, Puppet, Bamboo, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, TFS or Azure DevOps with complex build and packaging requirements.
  • Working knowledge containerization technologies such as Docker and rkt.
  • Experience with AWS Elastic services, Kubernetes, OpenShift or other orchestration technologies.
  • Administration of GIT(GitHub, GitLab, BitBucket), SVN, TFS.
  • Experience with one or more scripting languages (Microsoft PowerShell, Python, Ruby).
  • Working experience with varied ALM toolsets with a knowledge of scrum or Kanban is extremely helpful.
  • Have experience in one or more (PAAS, SAAS, IAAS) in addition to virtualization technologies.
  • Solid understanding of automated test strategies, monitoring techniques, and fail-over contingencies.
  • Understanding of cloud data caching technologies.
  • Skilled in identifying technical risk and mitigation techniques.
  • Strong belief that DevOps has a people side, not just a set of tools.
  • Excellent communication skills in English in written and spoken form.
  • Demonstrable experience in providing consultation to organizations, leaders and team members.
  • Strong, demonstrated communication/presentation abilities.
  • Ability to write, speak and present effectively to individuals, small groups, and large groups.
  • Knowledgeable in multiple communication, collaboration, remote applications.

Education – Experience:

  • Five or more years’ experience working as an DevSecOps engineer, preferably implementing a variety of solutions to address different types of problem areas.
  • Certifications not required but the following are a plus:
    • Microsoft Azure DevOps Solutions AZ-400, other Azure certifications AZ-xxx
    • CJE, CCJE
    • Others

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.