Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, Ltd.

DevSecOps Lead

Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
Information Technology
Full Time
Location : Name
Redstone Arsenal

Position Summary

Odyssey is recruiting for a DevSecOps Lead to the join the team on a new award.  This is a full-time role at Redstone Arsenal, in Huntsville, AL.  The ideal candidate will be an energetic person who will drive how the organization deploys, verifies, and monitors applications and services. This person will interface with all stakeholders to define DevOps processes and shape the development culture. This role also assists in the ongoing improvement of Continuous Improvement/ Continuous Development (CI/CD) environment provisioning and development workflows. You will ensure that they have appropriate levels of monitoring and alerting set up for all applications.


Duties include, but not limited to: 

  • Analyze current technology utilized within the organization and develop steps and processes to improve and expand upon them
  • Establish milestones for necessary contributions from departments and develop processes to facilitate their collaboration
  • Assist other department engineers in creating practical demonstrations of proposed solutions and demonstrating them to other members of the team
  • Provide detailed specifications for proposed solutions including materials, manpower and time necessary
  • Provide clear goals for all areas of a project and develop steps to oversee their timely execution
  • Work closely with engineering professionals within the company to maintain hardware and software needed for projects to be completed efficiently
  • Mentor and train other engineers throughout the company and seek to continually improve processes companywide
  • Work alongside project management teams to successfully monitor progress and implementation of initiatives


  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Required Clearance: Must have and be able to maintain a Secret Security Clearance
  • Required Education: BA or BS Degree (Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering is preferred) and Master's Degree
  • 12+ years of experience
  • Experience developing engineering applications for a large organization
  • Current understanding of best practices regarding system security measures
  • Experience working together with teams from several departments to facilitate the orderly execution of a proposed project plan
  • Issue tracking system organization and coordination with other tools including continuous integration, code quality, and source control management.
  • Experience with multiple operating systems, RHEL and Windows
  • Experience with performing a DevOps role within the defense contracting industry
  • Prior experience with software development languages including C++, Python, BASH or other scripting languages
  • Prior experience with artifact management software: Gitlab, Artifactory or similar 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with software engineering, customer experience and government customer software engineering preferred
  • Demonstrated project development and leadership skills
  • Experience with artifact repositories including configuration, installation and maintenance. This should also include helping teams understand how to publish artifacts to the repository as well as support versioning schemes.
  • Experience with automation including implementation, design and proselytization across the customer base.
  • Professional work experience in team building and project organization
  • Professional experience and a high-level understanding of working with various operating systems and their implications


Company Overview

Odyssey Systems Consulting Group, is an innovative small business committed to providing world-class technical, management, and training support services to government and public sector clients. We focus on people, processes, and performance to deliver superior results. Since our inception in 1997, our commitment to mission success and customer satisfaction has been recognized with exponential growth and exceptional past performance ratings. We accept challenging assignments and drive projects from the planning stages, through implementation, and into operations and support.


Please note: Final compensation for this position will be determined by various factors such as the Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant work experience, specific skills and competencies, geographic location, education, and certifications.


In accordance with any legal obligations that may be placed on Odyssey, this position may require as a condition of employment that you be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and provide proof of full vaccination, or have a legal exemption from vaccination.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


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