Software Process Improvement/DevSecOps Specialist in Merrifield at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/23/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Requisition Number: 8148 

Required Travel: 11 - 25%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: USPS Sensitive 

Level of Experience: Mid 

Job Description

HII - Mission Technologies is currently seeking a Software Process Improvement/DevSecOps Specialist to work out of their client's Merrifield, VA office in support of the USPS Engineering Systems Software Development Life Cycle Process Management Project.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Improves business processes and supports critical business strategies by supporting other SPM personnel, as well as other Engineering Systems organizations with understanding and applying the Engineering Systems SDLC to their Programs.
  • Maintains Software and Firmware SOW section.
  • Performs continuous improvement activities in the areas of process and planning, development of process and performance metrics, and implementation and institutionalization of process Tools.
  • Responsible for the maintaining and upgrading the SDLC and supporting processes.
  • Acts as the standards expert at external supplier proposal and review meetings, as required.
  • Takes the lead for external supplier audits.
  • Interfaces with multiple projects on an ongoing basis.
  • Conducts SDLC and tools training.
  • Must be a self-starter.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Mentors junior staff members.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in process improvement area of specialty or related field.
  • Experience in the process improvement field or in a related area.
  • Experience in developing and maintaining DevSecOps processes within a DevSecOps or software process management team
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures standards (e.g., SEI CMMI®, IEEE, and ISO9001).
  • Experience in software development life cycle methodology

HII’s Mission Technologies division develops integrated solutions that enable today’s connected, all-domain force. Capabilities include C5ISR systems and operations; the application of AI and machine learning to battlefield decisions; defensive and offensive cyberspace strategies and EW; unmanned, autonomous systems; LVC solutions; platform modernization; and critical nuclear operations. Together, HII's domain expertise and advanced technologies support mission partners anywhere around the globe. For more information, visit

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong.

HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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