Textron DevOps Engineer in Sterling, Virginia

DevOps Engineer



Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company thatleverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and financebusinesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. Textronis known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter,Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Arctic Cat,Greenlee, and Textron Systems. For more information visit:www.textron.com.


Harnessing agility and abroad base of expertise, Textron Systems’ innovative businesses design,manufacture, field and support comprehensive solutions that expand customercapabilities and deliver value. Textron Systems' businesses areindustry-leading developers and integrators of unmanned systems, advancedmarine craft, armored vehicles, intelligent battlefield and surveillancesystems, geospatial management and analysis systems, intelligence softwaresolutions, precision weapons, piston engines, test and trainingsystems, and total lifecycle sustainment and operational services.

Textron Systems iscomprised of multiple business units: Electronic Systems, GeospatialSolutions, Lycoming Engines, Marine & Land Systems, Support Solutions, TRUSimulation Training, Unmanned Systems and Weapon & SensorSystems.

AboutGeospatial Solutions

Doyou want to work with Large Satellite Imagery, and Video? Do you want to pushgeospatial thinking to a new level? Do you want to help create the nextinnovation? Do you want to know where you are? The Geospatial Market is fastgrowing and becoming more important to everyone’s life come learn and help uslead the way.

GeospatialSolutions is a leading provider of commercial software for GeospatialIntelligence, Remote Sensing and Full Motion Imagery analysis. Across ourproduct lines we have a diverse problem set presenting us with opportunities ineverything from Web Development, to Computer Vision and Hardware Optimization.

Specific Duties

  • Software configuration management andmaintenance of current and future software baselines

  • Build automation for current and futuresoftware baselines

  • Document work done as required by SCM processes

  • Maintenance of legacy installation packages fordesktop products



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, ComputerEngineering or related field with 5 years’ experience

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong background in Windows and LINUX platformadministration

  • Working knowledge of code and scripting (PHP,Python, Ruby, etc.)

  • Experience with SCM systems (ClearCase, TFS,Perforce, etc.)

  • Experience with automating build systems,managing software systems, and systems configuration

  • Experience with automation packages such asJenkins, Salt, Puppet, etc.

  • Ability to deploy solutions using open sourcetechnologies and cloud services (AWS, Azure, etc.) is a plus.

  • Ability to work independently, a mature,‘self-starter’ that does not require close supervision

  • Good understanding of software developmentmethodologies and the entire software development process

  • Experience in a small team environment

  • Applicants must have experience and technicalleadership to collaborate with the software engineering group to deploy andmaintain the Source Code Management (SCM) and build systems for advancedgeospatial analysis software. Successful candidates will:

  • Have demonstrated the ability to develop andmaintain SCM and build systems for a large, complex software project

  • Possess good organizational and communicationskills enabling the candidate to work within and between integrated teams andperform a variety of tasks (maximum flexibility) in a dynamic team environment

  • Possess the technical experience and backgroundto troubleshoot and resolve issues within the development, test, and productionenvironments.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Virginia-Sterling

Recruiting Company Textron Systems: Geospatial Solutions

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 263862