Full Stack Cloud Automation Engineer in Allen Park, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 12/10/2019

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Job ID: 55203

Full Stack Cloud Automation Engineer - 55203

Job Description:
The Full Stack Cloud Automation Architect/Engineer will help transform the future of our infrastructure solutions to meet challenges of the next generation application. This technical position will research, engineer and develop a new data center modernization strategy to meet our rapidly increasing data and compute requirements. This position requires a wide breadth of skills and experience in-order to develop a new strategy. Focus will be on Automation and Orchestration, with specific emphasis on vRealize Automation suite.

Skills/Experience Required:

  • Expert level understanding of VMware ESXi and related tooling.
  • 2+ years of experience with vRealize Automation suite.
  • 3+ years of experience with multiple programming languages: 
    • Java
    • Ruby (Preferred)
    • Python
    • JavaScript (Preferred)
    • Perl
    • C.
  • 3+ years Infrastructure experience in one or more areas
    • Operating Systems
    • Database, Storage
    • Network
    • Active Directory

Experience Preferred:

  • Hashicorp Terraform
  • Infrastructure API development
  • Working knowledge of application development architectures, web deployment methodologies and mobile technologies
  • Proficient in TCP/IP and WAN technologies
  • Experience with both Linux and Windows server administration
  • Ability to work with a variety of cross functional teams to support global deployments
  • Endless Desire to Learn and motivated to challenge the status quo
  • Innovative thinker with strong analytical and problem resolution skills
  • A self-starter, capable of working independently and within a team with minimum supervision
  • VM provisioning architecture design experience
  • In-depth knowledge of software defined infrastructure technologies
  • Expert level understanding of VMware ESXi and related tooling
  • Hybrid public/private compute/storage clouds
  • 1+ years of experience with vRealize Automation suite
  • Experience with software development tools and continuous delivery and integration technologies, such as Chef Habitat, Jenkins, Github, or Nexus
  • Scripting abilities - for building tools to perform system automation activities, such as Chef, Ansible, Perl, Python, or Unix Shell
  • Experience with Agile (i.e. Scrum or Kanban)
  • Strong security awareness throughout the software lifecycle
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Technical writing skills (run books, DR plans, platform architecture, etc.)

Education Required:

  • 5 + yrs of industry experience
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or other Engineering discipline.

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

 To view all of our open positions, please go to: www.fastswitch.com and at the bottom of the page click Job Portal, or get there directly at: https://www.jobs.net/jobs/fastswitch/en-us/all-jobs/

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