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Systems Engineering Consultant/Expert 51374 in Allen Park, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/15/2019

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Job ID: 51374

Systems Engineering Consultant Position Description:

  • Working within a DevOps team, develop Software to codify and automate our NG Datacenter on-premise cloud infrastructure (IaaS and PaaS layers)
  • Position is part of larger Cloud Services team

Experience Required:

  • 5+ years Application Development experience 
  • 3+ years creating Automated Testing Frameworks to support CI/CD pipeline automation 
  • 5+ years Database design and development using SQL 
  • 2+ years Working in an DevOps or Agile development team and utilizing DevOps tools such as Github, JIRA, Rally, Jenkins, etc 
  • 3+ years Infrastructure experience in one or more areas: Operating Systems, Database, Web server, Storage, Network, Active Directory 
  • 3+ years working with security programming and Identity Access Methods 
  • 5+ years experience with multiple programming languages: Java, Ruby, Python, JavaScript, Perl, C. Emphasis on Ruby and Javascript 
  • 5+ years experience with API development, prefer REST 
  • 5+ years experience with GUI programming utilizing modern methods, HTML5, JSON, JavaScript, Node.js, AngularJS 
  • 3+ years working with Cloud Automation platform such as VMware vRealize Suite, Automation and Orchestration (vRA/vRO) 
  • 3+ years experience with virtualization technologies, prefer VMware vSphere Suite, including packaging to deliver on-premise IaaS services 
  • 3+ years working with Configuration Management tools such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible 
  • 5+ years working with IT enterprise processes such as enterprise architecture, security and controls, business analyst, project management organization, engineering, planning

Experience Preferred:

  • Delivering Infrastructure as Code (IaC), higher priority Delivering Security as Code (SaC), lower priority Working with Containers such as Kubernetes, Docker
  • Working with opensource tools such as ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana) Analytics toolsets, for example, Hadoop, Tableau Working knowledge of ITIL
  • Operations experience in a large enterprise Security experience in a large enterprise
  • Be an advocate for DevOps mindset and culture, collaboration, flexibility, crossdomain knowledge, empathy, sharing 
  • This is not a supervisory position but it is a senior position on the team and key position to establishing our Cloud Automation CI/CD pipeline
  • The candidate will be expected to mentor and coach others on the team

Education Required:

  • B.S. Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent work experience in the requested field

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.

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