Colorado Springs, Colorado

LinQuest is seeking a DevSecOps Software Developer to join our team in Colorado Springs, CO

This is an exciting new opportunity to join a growing organization solving our customer’s most difficult challenges delivering support to analytics, mission operations, software development, and cybersecurity and designing next generation systems. We are seeking a DevSecOps Software Developer to join Agile software development teams supporting a US government customer.

You will work within an agile team environment, designing, developing, and testing applications in a Cloud environment. You will provide full life-cycle process-oriented S/W development and integration support using agile methodologies to support the design, development, and implementation of web-based software components. You will engage with a multi-disciplined DevSecOps team performing analysis, design, development, testing and debugging of COTS, GOTS and team deliverables across software development, platform development, and Information Assurance. You will evaluate systems design and architecture concepts in support of development project and analysis and apply advanced methods, theories, and technology in the investigation of solution of software applications and problems.

You will be shaping and delivering the design of a new, innovative system delivering new capabilities to the community. This is an outstanding opportunity for you to directly see your contributions to the team and to be a contributor solving the customer’s critical challenges.

Required Skills

  • BS/BA in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or a technical field.
  • Master’s degree in computer science or Computer Engineering is preferred.
  • 7-10+ years of system development experience.
  • 7-10+ years of experience programming in Java, JavaScript, and C++.
  • 7-10+ years of experience with client and server-side web application development (HTML, JavaScript, REST, XML, JSON).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to articulate and present team status to Program Management and Government Customers
  • Experience in preparing and/or reviewing technical and programmatic documentation ensuring accuracy and that impacts are identified, understood, and distributed.
  • Experience with open architecture concepts.
Required Experience

  • 7-10+ years working on Agile SCRUM teams and all phases of the product development life cycle, including requirements definition, architecture, technical design, development, test, product release and operations.
  • Knowledge of rapid deployment methodologies and best practices.
  • Experienced with current full stack software development environments.
  • Experience working with Information Assurance development and executing the Risk Management Framework processes
  • Experience with Open-Source products.
  • Experience with Automated software deployments and builds.
  • Experience with SaaS, PaaS, IaaS.
  • Experience working in a major systems acquisition environment.
  • Experience with Jira, Confluence, Jenkins, Git, Docker.
  • Must have an active SECRET clearance

  • CI Poly
  • 15 years of Software Architecture Development experience in IC/DoD programs.
  • SCRUM Master certification
  • Experience managing a geographically dispersed team.
  • Experience managing cloud platform development (Amazon Web Services, Azure, etc)
  • Able to balance and prioritize staff activities and execution to meet changing program priorities and customer needs.
  • Able to translate program leadership goals and objectives into executable, planned user stories and design epics delivered on a fixed schedule.
  • Expertise in high-level data architectures, design patterns for data systems, data formats (Protocol Buffers, Thrift, Avro, Parquet, Arrow), data access models (OLTP, OLAP), database technologies (SQL, NoSQL, Cassandra, Elastic, Redis, MongoDB, timeseries databases), and data storage / analytics (S3, Minio, HDFS, Snowflake)
  • Experience with event-based architectures, data pipelines, streaming systems (Spark, Flink), schemas, and messaging technologies (Kafka, Pulsar, RabbitMQ, etc.)
  • Experience with microservice-based applications in Python, container technologies, container orchestration, and Kubernetes.
  • Familiarity with DoD communications systems and types of mission data (tactical, IP network, voice, ISR, etc.)
  • Experience working on the Amazon Web Services, Azure, or similar technologies.
  • Experience working with classified cloud environments is highly desired.
  • Ability to lead, conduct and/or participate in special projects, audits, and reports.

  • The starting salary for this position ranges from $100/K - $150/K depending on relevant experience and qualifications.

  • LinQuest offers comprehensive and competitive benefit offerings to our team members to include medical, dental, vision, retirement, paid time off, company paid life insurance, and more! For additional information please visit:

COVID-19 Compliance Guidelines: As a federal contractor, all LinQuest team members must comply with Executive Order 14042- Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, which includes mandatory vaccination and ability to provide proof of vaccination status prior to start of employment. Additionally, team members are expected to comply with all safety protocols related to mask wearing and physical distancing while in covered contractor workplaces. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement through LinQuest Human Resources and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment.

Colorado Springs, Colorado

LinQuest delivers performance excellence across the Air, Land, Sea, Space, and Cyberspace domains. We provide highly valued, state-of-the-art and cost effective technical solutions to the U.S. government, civil and commercial customers. LinQuest's services and products span the engineering, testing, operation and sustainment of critical capabilities and programs ranging from intricate systems and architectures to highly complex enterprises comprised of families of systems. LinQuest integrates technical and operational domain expertise with process discipline and delivers superior performance across the life cycle of programs.

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