Job Description :
Job-Title: Infrastructure Automation EngineerLocation: Mountlake Terrace WAExperience and skills:Multiple years of coding experience with a preferred focus on Pythonnbsp; Additional Powershell experience is a bonusnbsp; Should have background in IT infrastructure or, at the very least, should have coded for enterprise-level infrastructure componentsnbsp; Experience with Windows, VMware and/or Linux administration is a bonusnbsp; Experience with Azure DevOps Terraform and Ansible also nice to have. In addition to the technical skills, we are looking for great communication skills and a recent history of mentoring and/or an ability to explain and debate coding practices with co-workers of various skill levels. Must have strong communication skills. About the role/work:We need to make drastic leap in amount of infrastructure that is automated both to increase operational efficiency and to provide additional options and features for application and development teams to host their various workloads. We are looking for an experienced automation engineer to help increase the use and reliability of coding and automation within the IT infrastructure spacenbsp; This will include operational scripting with Python and/or Powershell, automation for Windows, Linux and VMware deployments, creating and updating pipelines and helping IT infrastructure move more toward a DevSecOps model. What you’ll bring·          Bachelor’s degree in computer science or computer engineering and eight (8) years of experience·          Advanced skills installing, configuring and troubleshooting operating systems (i. e. Windows Workstation/Server Current Version (N-2), Linux and OS X 10·          Advanced scripting skills (such as PowerShell (preferred), Batch, Perl or Java)·          Proven analytical, critical thinking and creative problem-solving abilities·          Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills·          Ability to communicate complex ideas in both technical and user-friendly language·          Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment·          Advanced experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks·          Experience with virtualization and containerization (e. g. , VMware, Virtual Box)·          Solid networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)·          Solid Cloud experience·          Design, implement or improve security best practices·          Provide Service Area reviews for security exceptions·          Develop methods to protect against Threat vectors·          Strong knowledge of data privacy regulations, compliance·          Strong project management skills