ISYS Technologies, Inc.

Automation Engineer

Job Locations US-CO-Aurora
Job ID
10085

Minimum Clearance Required

Ability to Obtain

Responsibilities

 Functional Responsibilities:

 

ISYS Technologies is hiring an Automation Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing scripts and recipes to automate O/S builds and COTS configurations in complex server environments. These environments, a mix of servers, workstations, and custom hardware, provide the backbone for the operational system of a critical, strategic national asset. The environments also support product development, testing, and maintenance. The candidate would be responsible for engineering, design and implementation of automation recipes (Chef) and scripts (Ruby, PowerShell, Python and others) as part of an automated installation process. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, have an engineering mindset, and be able to troubleshoot complex problems. This position may require some on call support as well as limited (<20%) travel for installation and troubleshooting support.

 

 

 

 

Qualifications

Experience Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Systems Engineering and 4 years of related work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience (technical Bachelor Degree = additional 8 years of related work experience)
  • 4+ years of relevant Infrastructure/IT experience related to system installation and configuration
  • Experience with automation tools such as Chef (preferred), Puppet, Ansible, SaltStack, Fabric or similar products for O/S builds, software installation and configuration
  • Systems integration experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex configuration problems or system issues
  • Experience with Windows or Linux System Administration
  • Strong scripting skills (i.e. PowerShell, Python, Ruby, bash, etc.)
  • Solid background in COTS product Installation
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both written and oral 

 

 

 

Desired Experience:

 

  • Understanding of Infrastructure as Code and demonstrated implementation
  • Understanding of DevOps concepts
  • Experience with VMware– vCenter, ESXi, vSphere
  • Understanding of Change Management processes - Version Control of software and applications using ClearCase and familiarity with DR’s, CR’s, and IR’s written with ClearQuest (or Remedy, etc.)
  • The ability to effectively plan their own work up and the work of others on the team
  • Experience with Tripwire or LogRhythm
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite of products 

 



 

 

 

 

Clearance:

  • U.S. Citizen with ability to obtain Secret

 

 

Essential Requirements - Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will regularly sit, walk, stand and climb stairs and steps. May require walking long distance from parking to work station. Occasionally, movement that requires twisting at the neck and/or trunk more than the average person, squatting/ stooping/kneeling, reaching above the head, and forward motion will be required. The employee will continuously be required to repeat the same hand, arm, or finger motion many times. Manual and finger dexterity are essential to this position. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, depth perception and telling differences among colors. The employee must be able to communicate through speech with clients and public. Hearing requirements include conversation in both quiet and noisy environments. Lifting may require floor to waist, waist to shoulder, or shoulder to overhead movement of up to 20 pounds. This position demands tolerance for various levels of mental stress.

 

ISYS Technologies is an Engineering and Information Technology Company focused on providing Services to the Federal and State Government. ISYS offers a competitive compensation program and comprehensive benefits package to our employees including Health/Dental/Vision/PTO and more. ISYS Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

 

US Citizenship is required.

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