The Systems Automation and Integration Specialist will contribute towards creating IT automation solutions with self service capabilities.
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.
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 ecosystemMust demonstrate strong knowledge of automation tools, scriptinglanguages and configuration management tools.Ability to incorporate new technology into current and future business applicationsUnderstand management of systems in distributed environments
A minimum of 5 years of experience in an Information Systems environment requiredMinimum 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.).