Automation and Integration Specialist in Sandy Springs, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 6/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    6/11/2019
  • Job ID:
    4460402

Job Description


The Systems Automation and Integration Specialist will contribute towards creating IT automation solutions with self service capabilities.  


Responsibilities:
  • Work with the Architecture, Development groups, Engineering, and Operations to establish standards, best practices and automation infrastructure solutions.
  • Develop  templates or scripts to automate any type of operational workflow pipeline. 
  • Identify  new tools and processes to improve the cloud platform and automate processes.
  • Develop and lead automation solutions. 
  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to understand project objectives, gather automation requirements, design automated tests, troubleshoot issues, and implement scalable automation solutions.
  • Define and implement efficient end-to-end provisioning Automation solutions. 
  • Serve as a subject matter expert for automation and orchestration.  
  • Develop automated procedures to deploy virtualization infrastructure with minimal intervention and time to deploy. 
  • Responsible for continuous automation of Operating System deployments and administrative tasks 
  • Develop and maintain system documentation and reference manuals for procedures, policies and inventory.

Education
  • Bachelor’ s Degree   or work equivalent with emphasis in:
    • Computer/Information Science/Information Technology/Management Information System

Must have 5  +  years (total) of experience in the following IT Skills:
  •   Must demonstrate strong understanding of Operating System deployment methods (Windows, Linux) and skills to troubleshoot complex system, networking and security problems within the platform ecosystem
  • Must demonstrate strong knowledge of automation tools, scripting languages and configuration management tools.
  • Ability to incorporate new technology into current and future business applications
  • Understand management of systems in distributed environments

 Other Skills:
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in an Information Systems environment required
  • Minimum 2 years field experience at the Enterprise level with next-generation cloud technologies with highly available, fully virtualized, and highly automated environment at scale - VMware, Red Hat, Microsoft, Cisco, Openstack, etc.
  • Minimum 3 years of Compute, Networking, and Storage background across varying vendors with experience with associated technology Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).
  • Basic understanding of one or more of the leading Public Clouds; Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and/or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Experience with cloud automation and container tools like bash scripting, Ansible, Docker, Chef or Puppet.
  • Experience with VMware products like vRealize Automation and vRealize Orchestration.
  • Creating Web Services/REST/SOAP.
  • Experience with vSphere virtualization technologies and Methodologies.
  • Experience working with and troubleshooting TCP/IP, FTP, and DNS issues.
  • Experience deploying server agents (e.g., back up, monitoring, etc.) in a scripted fashion.
  • Knowledge of SAN and iSCSI protocols and connectivity.
  • OS Provisioning experience a plus (SCCM, MDT, WIM, KickStart, etc.).