£450 - £500 per day
20 days ago
Infrastructure Automation Engineer
17 month initial contract
1-2 days a week on site with 3-4 days working remote
Based in Corsham
£450 - £500 per day
*Please note this i a SC Cleared role
The Infrastructure Automation Engineering Service will support the technical team responsible for the design, development, documentation, building and validation of infrastructure automation components which form part of the Platform. These automation components will primary be developed using Python3, Ansible and Bash with a focus on hardware components, specifically their various features, services, and configurations, as well as interactions with external REST/SOAP APIs and services.
Essential skills, qualifications, and experience
In order to deliver this service, it is essential that individuals have:
At least 12 months' demonstrable hands on experience within the last 3 years of:
Creating complex Python3 automation Classes for production systems
Using configuration management tools e.g. Ansible, Puppet, Chef
Use of scripting languages e.g. Bash
Automated deployment of server, network and storage technologies across multiple vendors
Building or supporting large infrastructure environments
Troubleshooting hardware or software component failure
Working as part of an Agile development team
Demonstrable experience with advanced Python3 coding features e.g. Workflows, Desired State Configuration (DSC) and Bare Metal Deployment
Networking certification - CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional) or similar
Virtualisation certification - VMware VCP (VMware vCenter Certified Professional) or similar,
Linux certification - RHCA or RHCE
Formal Software Development certification - OCA (Oracle Certified Associate) or similar
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
Strong critical thinking and analytical skills to solve problems and propose new ideas.
Competency in MS Office Suite.