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BHJOB7386_882Atlassian Systems Administrator

Falcon IT & Staffing Solutions Washington, DC
  • Expired: 22 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are currently seeking an Atlassian Systems administrator supporting the Department of Homeland Security in Washington, DC.

**Telework may be possible up to 2 days/week**

Position Description/Duties

• Create custom projects in Atlassian tool suite for complex workflows, reports, permission schemes etc. to meet business needs

• Support the federal ATO process, including developing and remediating POA&Ms

• Install applications on VMs, monitor performance, and tail logs

• Provide advanced configuration of the Atlassian suite of tools to promote CI/CD

• Create and maintain Jira and Confluence collaboration sites (e. g., Kanban boards, Scrum boards, documentation pages, etc.)

• Create JIRA and Confluence reports, visuals, and dashboards

• Assess and clearly communicate backend configuration changes

• Analyze, research, implement, and manage integrated Atlassian tools, plugins, and applications

• Interface with various diverse stakeholders as a liaison and trusted advisor

• Help define how information systems may be upgraded or replaced

• May oversee work of analysts on other specific tasks

• Gather requirements for business processes, and determine ways to optimize

Required Qualifications

• 7+ years’ experience in information systems programs analysis and design

• 3+ years Jira and Confluence administration experience

• 3+ years Bamboo and Bitbucket experience

• Knowledge of Agile principles and applied best practices

• Strong critical thinking, problem solving and quality assurance skills

• Team player, with strong interpersonal skills

• Strong work ethic with good time management skills

• Ability to effectively communicate and share knowledge with contacts at all levels

• Skilled in developing collaborative relationships.

• Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or other technical discipline (or 3 additional years of relevant experience)

• U.S. Citizenship – must also be able to successfully complete a comprehensive background investigation to obtain the required government public trust security clearance

Preferred Qualifications

• Active DHS public trust clearance

• Previous experience with Federal information technology environments

• Atlassian certified Jira Administrator

• Ability to write custom JQL (Jira Query Language)

• Working knowledge of Networking, DNS, Databases, APIs, SAML, and Akamai

• Experience with Federal Systems Engineering Life Cycles (SELC) and Software

Development Life Cycles (SDLC)

• Linux Systems Administration experience


Falcon IT & Staffing Solutions


Washington, DC