DevSecOps Engineer - Staff/Senior (Princeton, NJ)

Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate Clearance required USD 95K - 160K


The world brings problems; SciTec builds solutions. Our team is committed to delivering cutting-edge advancements for defense, security, and civil affairs.

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SciTec has been awarded multiple government contracts and is growing our creative Team! SciTec, Inc. is a dynamic small business with the mission to deliver advanced sensor data processing technologies and scientific instrumentation capabilities in support of National Security and Defense. We support customers throughout the Department of Defense and U.S. Government in building innovative new tools to deliver unique world-class data exploitation capabilities.

SciTec has an immediate opportunity for an experienced DevSecOps engineer to manage integration, scanning, and deployment of multiple applications into orchestrated frameworks. The DevSecOps engineer will work with development teams to orchestrate multiple deployments to development, test, and operational environments. Our ideal candidate is a well-rounded, experienced engineer who works well as a part of a team, prioritizes the quality of their product, and seizes opportunities to be creative, learn, and grow as a developer.


  • Manage integration, scanning, hardening, and deployment of multiple applications into orchestrated frameworks
  • Work with deployment teams to orchestrate deployments to development, test, and operational environments
  • Create, maintain, and improve Continuous Integration (CI) pipelines in gitlab-ci
  • Compile security vulnerability reports and prepare software deliveries
  • Monitor CI pipelines for performance and resolve observed or reported issues
  • Integrate CI pipelines with development tools for artifact management, software test, software quality assessments, etc.
  • Execute checkout and troubleshooting of deployed applications within development and production environments
  • Execute software release processes including release branch creation, integration, checkout, and test
  • Implement and maintain helm charts
  • Other duties as assigned


  • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or physical sciences
  • Three years professional experience building and executing DevOps or DevSecOps solutions using Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) such as GitLab-ci and Jenkins
  • Three years professional experience maintaining deployment environments for development, test, and production
  • Three years professional experience performing software vulnerability scanning with static and dynamic code analysis
  • Two years professional experience performing package artifact management using JFrog Artifactory, Nexus, or similar
  • One year professional experience using Linux operating systems
  • Experience with software supply chain security
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance
  • Detail oriented
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

Candidates who have one or more of the following skills will be preferred:

  • A current active DoD SECRET security clearance or higher
  • Experience with software and system vulnerability assessment and remediation using SAST/DAST and tools like SonarQube
  • Experience designing and developing application container deployment solutions using docker, docker-compose, Kubernetes, etc.
  • Development experience in Python, C++, JavaScript, or MATLAB
  • Experience with version control using Git
  • Systems and service administration in a Linux environment, including the installation and maintenance of applications supporting CI/CD like GitLab, Jenkins, etc.
  • Security+ Certification


SciTec offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package, including:

  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • 3% Fully Vested Company 401K Contribution (no employee contribution required)
  • 100% company paid HSA Medical insurance, with a choice of 2 buy-up options
  • 80% company paid Dental insurance
  • 100% company paid Vision insurance
  • 100% company paid Life insurance
  • 100% company paid Long-term Disability insurance
  • 100% company paid Hospital Indemnity insurance
  • Voluntary Accident and Critical Illness insurance
  • Short-term Disability insurance
  • Annual Profit-Sharing Plan
  • Discretionary Performance Bonus
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Generous Paid Time Off, including Holiday, Vacation, and Sick Pay
  • Flexible Work Hours

The pay range for this position is $95,000 - $160,000 / year. SciTec considers several factors when extending an offer of employment, including but not limited to the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, education/training, and key skills. This is not a guarantee of compensation.

SciTec is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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Tags: C CI/CD Clearance Code analysis Computer Science DAST DevOps DevSecOps Docker DoD GitLab Helm JavaScript Kubernetes Linux Mathematics Matlab Python SAST Security Clearance SonarQube

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Country: United States
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