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VM/Cloud Automation Engineer in Prairie View, IL at Solution Partners

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

VM/Cloud Automation Engineer

Experience
•Strong foundational infrastructure skills, including architecture principles and design patterns of distributed systems in private and public cloud (VMWare and AWS).
•Passionate about IaC (Infrastructure as Code) philosophy and adept in IaC methodology.
•Hands-on experience implementing programmable infrastructure: beyond mere automation scripts to using IaC methodologies and tools to manage infrastructure configuration and automatic provisioning.
•Deep understanding of VMware technology stack in converged/hyper-converged environments, including vSphere, NSX, vRealize, vRA, vROps. Consideration for those certified with VMware products.
•Evangelist in VMWare Cloud Management Platform (CMP), able to architect, deploy and implement, define best practices, review and enhance software components, and mentor others.
•Expertise in VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM), including DR automation experience.
•Hand-on experience automating configuration management and deploying PaaS solutions in private and public cloud (AWS) using any of the following IaC tool: Terraform, Ansible, Cloud Formation, Docker, etc.
•Scripting skills using any of the following: PowerShell, PowerCLI, Python, JSON, JavaScript, etc. Experience working with REST APIs is a big plus.
•Hands-on experience designing, building, maintaining, and securing AWS microservices, IaaS and PaaS solutions for highly available business critical cloud-based systems.
•Support global organization as an infrastructure automation and cloud (AWS) SME.

Competencies
•Strong oral and written communication skills, with emphasis on fostering relationships with other teams.
•Ability to work effectively under pressure and on multiple projects simultaneously.
•Ability to identify risks early, fails fast, and improve on the next iteration.
•Being a strong believer in infrastructure modernization and the power of automation.

Education and Certifications
•Required years of Infrastructure Experience: 10+
•BS level technical degree
•VMWare Certified Preferred
•AWS Certified Preferred