Automation Engineer - DevOps / SRE / France

Job Title: Automation Engineer - DevOps / SRE / France
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Strasbourg
Salary: €400 - €450 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 17414
Contact Name: Ellie Walker
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 17, 2022 09:54

Job Description

GSA Techsource are working with a Global company to recruit an Automation Engineer based in Strasbourg, France.

The Automation Engineer will be responsible to:
  • Translate system, network, and storage designs into automation tools.
  • Automate recurring actions and maintenance activities
  • Ensure the resulting automation tool chain remains up to date and aligned with deployed infrastructure
  • Participate, on a punctual basis, to specific projects related to his/her speciality
  • Develops and maintains the automation tool chains in accordance to validated designs
  • Analyze business requirements to develop technical solutions and their framework
  • Produce and deliver Ansible artefacts (modules, roles, playbook, etc.), Python and PowerShell scripts, and related infrastructure component configurations
  • Participates in the meetings to contribute to defining new projects and to contribute to the design of the infrastructure from the automation perspective
  • Maintains the automation tool chain related documentation by ensuring that changes are reflected in the documentation
  • Provides input for Incidents/Problems/Defects related to the automation tool chain to the Operational team
  • Provides input to organize regular knowledge transfer sessions with the Operational team

Required knowledge, skills, and experience
  • In-depth technical understanding of IT concepts for every layer in the stack. Administrator level understanding of at least one commercial or open-source tool in the following layers, preferably the products mentioned:
    • Storage (HPE 3PAR, HPE Primera, HPE Store Once (backup), Veeam, CEPH)
    • Virtualization (VMware)
    • Operating Systems (RHEL, MS Windows)
    • Physical Infrastructure (HPE iLO, rack management systems)
    • Networking (Cisco ACI, switching,  routing, firewalling, load balancing)
  • In-depth knowledge of:
    • Ansible (including molecule or alternatives)
    • Python (including: pytest and test-infra or alternatives)
    • PowerShell
    • Linux Shell Scripting
    • Working experience with:
      • Ansible Tower
      • Git
      • Test-driven development

GSA Techsource Ltd operates as an Employment Agency when recruiting for permanent vacancies, and an Employment Business when recruiting for contract vacancies. All contract rates quoted are to Ltd companies.

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