Senior Automation Tester - CI/CD Engineer in Reston, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/7/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Automation Test and CI/CD pipeline engineer in Fairfax, VA, to support a greenfield application development effort as well as operations and maintenance support of a variety of DoJ applications. Candidates should be well versed in current technologies such as SecDevOps, Containerization, Microservice architecture, cloud technologies and agile development. Further successful candidates should feel comfortable working on both Linux and Windows development environments.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a Secret Clearance. We offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.


  • Interface with team leads, project managers and customers to solicit and document requirements.
  • Develop effective test automation suites and CI/CD pipelines using industry standard software.
  • Develop integration test components using test driven development principals.
  • Work on organizing components into epics, user stories and tasks with the ability to deliver independent small modules.
  • Review and recommend best practices in CI/CD pipeline design and implementation.
  • Maintain deliverable schedules.
  • Generate operational and system design documentation.
  • Generate weekly status reports.


  • 5+ years overall experience in Testing and CI/CD automation servers such as Jenkins, GitLab, Atlasian Bamboo, Circle CI
  • 5+ years in designing and implementing test automation and CD/CD pipelines
  • 5+ years using test automation frameworks like Junit, Mocha, Maven
  • 3+ years using source control like TFS and Git
  • Ability to configure and maintain automation servers
  • Knowledge of framework development using one or more of NodeJS, AngularJS, ReactJS, VueJS, .Net
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related field form and accredited university.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience working with government as a federal IT contractor
  • Good understanding of Federal security frameworks such as FISMA, NIST, STIG, ATO

Job ID: 345835

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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