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Automation Engineer - Cloud Engineering Posted on: 07/30/2019

Infinity Consulting Solutions, Inc
  • 2 to 4 Year(s)
  • -
  • CHICAGO-60612, IL, US

VMware, shell scripts

  • Job Description

    Automation Engineer

    We are looking for an Automation Engineer for our client's Cloud Engineering team. We are looking for a highly skilled and proficient Automation Engineer. The Automation Engineer conducts complex work important to the organization. Works under minimal supervision with wide latitude for independent judgment.


    • Write and translate PowerShell and/or Python scripts

    • Invoke and utilized modules for a variety of scripting languages

    • Utilize AWS SDKs

    • Unit test a piece of code and write error conditions

    • Proficient in code management and documentation

    • Implement changes with minimal impact to the business by following enterprise change management procedures

    • Innovate, re-define or enhance automation request to best possible solution, for positive customer return, and value add for business

    • Collaborate with operations, engineering, and application teams

    • Represent team, self, or project with utmost respect for audience, clear communication, cooperative attitude


    • 2+ years of advanced scripting with PowerShell, Python, Shell Scripting, SQL

    • Strong understanding of software development and computer programming

    • Understanding of virtual resources in AWS cloud

    • Ability to create CloudFormation templates for StackSets

    • Experience with CI/CD tools in AWS (CodePipeline, CodeDeploy)

    • Experience with formal source control systems (Github/GIT)

    • Understanding of Marketplace and Custom AMI Templates.

    • Use of orchestration, automation, and continuous integration / continuous delivery tools

    • Comfortable with virtual server, virtual SQL database, and SAN datacenter environment or concepts

    • Effectively communicate in written, virtual, and face to face with various levels of peers, leaders, or upper management

    • Self-driven leader who complete projects on time with little supervision and handles escalation appropriately

    • Ability to extract complex technical processes into easy to understand concepts



    • AWS certified Solutions Architect Associate or AWS certified SysOps Administrator Associate

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Information, Computer Science and/or equivalent work experience required


    • 2+ years develop custom shell scripts

    • 2+ year use of Regex (regular expressions)

    • 1+ year implement and triage solutions with AWS cloud

    • Active Directory, LDAP, understanding of DNS concepts

    • SQL queries or use of SQL database for reporting

    • Familiar with System Center Configuration Manager 2012 (SCCM)


    • Use of DevOps or Configuration Management tools

    • Familiarity with VMware vRealize Tools (vRealize orchestrator, vSphere)


    • Willing and able to travel as needed for business between our Chicagoland offices or other off-site locations (up to 10%)

    • Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position

    • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship

    • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification

  • packaging/automation engineer
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Doug Klares
1350 Broadway, Suite 2205, NEW YORK-10018, NY
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