M-F, 8:30AM-5:00PM Eastern core hours w/ ability to provide On Call support and work outside core workday when circumstances warrant (flex schedule will be permitted).

HQ Hybrid position w/ 4 days a week working at home/remote and 1 day in the office (at HQ2).

Basic Purpose

  • The Digital DevOps Engineer will join the Digital Engineering organization focused on delivering rapid, incremental capabilities to the Cloud that improve the member/user experience and drive value to Navy Federal. The Digital DevOps Engineer will become a member of the Digital DevOps & Release team that provides horizontal support to all Digital Engineering/Experience teams.
  • To support and participate in Digital’s Agile development and engineering activities throughout the lifecycle and drive DevOps automation and strategies that align with industry best practices.
  • To collaborate with Product owners, developers, cloud engineers, DevOps engineers and operations to plan, design, test and deliver pipelines using a Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) model and ensure Digital’s applications are ready for seamless production transition and successful operations.


  • Manage, build, configure, administer, operate and maintain all components that comprise the Azure DevOps environment
  • Work with Experience Teams to integrate their products into the DevOps environment
  • Design, build, and implement pipelines and configurations
  • Develop and maintain scripts to automate tool/service deployment to the Azure cloud environment through Azure DevOps Pipeline and Release.
  • Enforce quality controls and gates to the build, test, and deploy process while establishing Definition of Ready and Definition of Done to ensure quality of delivery
  • Ensure monitoring and alerting is implemented for products/services in accordance with current guidelines
  • Participate in discussions/efforts with Information Security to augment the CI/CD framework with DevSecOps practices and standardized security tools and controls
  • Participate in discussions with engineering teams on current processes and capabilities and how they can be improved
  • Perform other duties as assigned in support of Digital Engineering


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or related field, or the equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Hands-on experience with Microsoft Azure or similar Cloud native offerings
  • Hands on automation skills and significant experience in creating CI/CD pipelines leveraging cloud native architectures on Microsoft Azure Cloud and Infrastructure as Code for enterprise applications
  • Experience supporting Hybrid Cloud architectures.
  • Experience with Agile Delivery, SAFe, and DevOps frameworks
  • Experience with Microservices deployment and release management
  • Experience with Azure DevOps tools for plan, build, test, release and monitor
  • Experience with Gitflow branching model.
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, Helm, or other container technologies.
  • Experience with scripting using PowerShell and Bourne shell
  • Hands on experience with implementing standards and best practices for the CI/CD framework
  • Knowledge of security scanning and monitoring tools like Checkmarx, BlackDuck, SonaQube, Contrast, Azure Monitor, Azure Log Analytics and Diagnostic
  • Extensive experience with scripting and debugging on Linux and Windows environments
  • Understanding of Test Automation tools and scripts to facilitate Test Driven Development
  • Understanding of integrated package management with support for Maven, npm, NuGet, or ANT
  • Experience with automated Change Management using modernized solutions like ServiceNow
  • Expert analytical/quantitative, problem-solving, and deductive reasoning skills, with demonstrated experience performing advanced troubleshooting and root cause analysis of complex technical issues
  • Excellent organizational, planning and time management skills and ability to work independently and in a team environment to manage concurrent priorities and meet deadlines
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills and ability to present findings, conclusions, alternatives and information clearly and concisely
  • Experience working with all levels of staff, management, stakeholders, vendors with demonstrated ability to build effective relationships through rapport, trust, diplomacy and tact
  • Desired - Prior experience working with Microsoft Dynamics, Tanzu Application Service (TAS)/Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF), Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) and Backbase platforms
  • Desired – Prior experience working with API Integration platform using IBM DataPower, Azure API Management and Mulesoft Anypoint Platform
  • Desired - Good understanding of core java and spring framework (Spring MVC, Spring Batch, Spring Contract)
  • Desired - Good understanding of Test Driven Development
  • Desired - Microsoft® Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert or Azure DevOps Engineer Expert or Azure Developer Associate
  • Desired – Experience with the banking/financial services industry
  • Desired - Knowledge of Navy Federal business processes and applications