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Automation Engineer

  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £475 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Alex Woodrow

  • Contact email:

    alexw@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    500

  • Salary low:

    475

  • Job ref:

    AUTO-ENG

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Month (EXT)

  • Expiry date:

    2017-12-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Key Responsibilities

  • Automating Infrastructure Provisioning
  • Automating Application Provisioning
  • Automating SOM Tooling deployment & Integration
  • Automating Operational Tasks
  • Automating response to Incidents/Problems
  • Providing overall SOM compute capacity demand to Foundation Service for storage, network, CPU and shared service(IaaS)

Key Skills

  • Two to five years' experience in automation
  • Two to five years' experience in Cloud Technologies
  • Experience with VMware
  • Working knowledge of Linux and Windows operating
  • Working knowledge of networks, network devices and configurations
  • Proven experience in using automation tools
  • Recent hands on experience in Infrastructure Design (hosting, storage, network, PaaS/IaaS)
  • Ability to learn new tools/techniques quickly and apply this to the SOM environment
  • Self-motivated
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to decompose high Level requirements, model them and document in sufficient detail for low level design
  • Experience working in small teams
  • Knowledge of Event Management and automated responses
  • Knowledge of Request and Fulfilment and how to automate fulfilment
  • Ability to work collaboratively across multiple disparate teams
  • Ability to integrate infrastructure, application and service provisioning with ITIL Request Management.
  • Able automate the workflow process (including approvals) and orchestrate the provision of complex catalogue items using tools such as CA PAM (as an example).
  • Able to configure/code to industry API's such as RestFUL/SOAP