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NC FAST Automation Engineer
Ref No.: 18-71848
Location: Durham, North Carolina
Start Date: 09/28/2018
Status New
Position # 576037
Position NC FAST Automation Engineer
Client Name State of North Carolina- NCDHHS-NCFAST
Worksite Address Research Triangle Park, Durham NC
Tenure 12+ Months
No. of Openings 1 (INTERVIEW TYPE: Either Webcam Interview or In Person)
No. of submittals 2

Skill Required / Desired Amount of Experience Candidate Experience Last Used
Experience in designing and building DevOps automation solutions. Required 7 Years
Experience with Configuration Management Tools (Puppet, Ansible, Salt). Required 7 Years
Experience with CI/CD tools (i.e. Jenkins, TeamCity, UrbanCode Build/Deploy/Release). Required 7 Years
Experience with HashiCorp tooling (Terraform, Packer, Vault). Required 7 Years
Experience in modern programming in at least one or more modern languages (Python, Perl, Ruby, Bash, and other common scripting languages). Required 7 Years
Experience with Version Control Systems (SVN, GIT). Required 7 Years
Experienc with infrastructures technologies – Hardware, OS, network, storage, firewall, security, Central Logging & Monitoring (Splunk, Solarwinds). Required 7 Years
Must have Bachelor's degree or equivalent, and five years of related experience. Required 5 Years
Knowledge of at least one or more containerization technologies like Docker/Kubernetes Highly desired

SHORT DESCRIPTION: NC FAST requires the services of an Automation Engineer to support automated deployments, environment hosting and monitoring.

COMPLETE DESCRIPTION: The NC Department of Health and Human Services seeks contract resources to assist with the support of the NC FAST Application Development Environment for NC Families Accessing Services through Technology (NC FAST). This resource will deliver an automated CI/CD solution to support automated deployments, environment hosting and monitoring. This resource will independently manage the workload, coordinate priorities and complete deliverables based on a successful track record of implementing large scale automation in an On-Prem/hybrid cloud infrastructure. This resource will serve as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in DevOps Automation to provide technical support to IT Operations around automation solution usage and troubleshooting, and design, develop and drive a custom modular, reusable-automation CI/CD solution from ground-up to ensure rapid availability of the NCFAST environments. This role will support building new systems environments and upgrade/patch existing ones through use of automation tooling, as well as be responsible for analyzing infrastructure automation requirements and work hands-on in the development of Infrastructure-As-Code(IAC).