Cloud Automation Engineer/Chef Developer

Chef Server (set up, run, and maintain), Cookbook creation, Chef Environment Maintenance, & Version pinning
Contract W2, 6 Months
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

FOR IMMEDIATE DETAILS ABOUT THIS POSITION, contact ANY of us direct, referencing the job# below:

Kindest Regards:

JOANNE SMITH: (800) 732-4680 x720

KIANA AREVALO: (800) 732-4680 x703

SUMIT KUMAR: (800) 732-4680 x718

MICHELL CASEY: (800) 732-4680 x715

E M A I L:

** C2C/INC contractors will NOT be considered for this role, W2 ONLY!!**

** LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY (Dallas TX area) **

Position: Cloud Automation Engineer/ Chef Developer
JOB REF#: 662939

Duration: 6+ Months (On-going Contract)

Location: Plano, TX 75024 (on-site only)

Rate: Open/Market Rate, depends on experience level (W2 ONLY/Visa Transfers)

A global company is seeking to hire an experience Cloud Automation Engineer/ Chef Developer for a contract role in Plano, TX. The average consultants is on project with this client between 2-5 years. All work will be performed on-site and you must be available for a face to face interviews.


Able to work with application teams, governance teams, and other infrastructure developers to gather requirements and design an end to end solution.
Able to understand a complex manual process and provide a simple and friendly user experience through an automated process.
Plan, Design, and Implement Cloud/Infrastructure Automation.
Plan, Design, and Implement Infrastructure Configuration Management and Infrastructure Automation standards.
Extensive knowledge of Chef Server (set up, run, and maintain), Cookbook creation, Chef Environment Maintenance, & Version pinning.
Experience with Artifactory (set up, run, and maintain), Repo naming conventions, tagging, troubleshooting, HA and DR configuration, Mission control management (XRay knowledge is a plus).
Experience in deploying Ansible within an enterprise, Playbook development, and able to troubleshoot and maintain the Ansible environment

In depth scripting knowledge: JavaScript, Ruby, Unix Shell, PowerShell, JSON, and YAML (As these apply to AWS CloudFormation templates and Terraform Scripts preferred).
Knowledge of market trends and best practices of cloud computing.
Establish services, processes and tools to support cloud presence.
Analyze existing technology and define new architectures for cloud design and define migration strategies.
Implement environment build and execute migration strategy.

REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: (Resume must reflect this experience)
3+ Years experience of scripting (Unix Shell, PowerShell, JavaScript, Ruby, and Python).
3+ Years experience working with Chef Enterprise, Cookbook development, Automate, Inspec/Compliance.
3+ Years experience working with Ansible Community edition and/or RedHat Ansible Tower, Playbook development.
3+ Years experience working with JSON, YAML, and Git Markdown language.
2+ Years exposure working with Hybrid Cloud Solution offering IaaS, PaaS and XaaS.
2+ Years exposure with VMware Virtualization.
2+ Years exposure with CloudFormation Templates.
2+ Years exposure with Terraform scripts.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Comfortable with web technologies including HTTPS, SSL/TLS, and REST.
Ability to have an open dialog with an application team, learn their application s function and API to build extensive integrations.
Must reside locally (Dallas,TX area) and available to interview in-person
Must have a stable work history, working in a similar role
Must have excellent written and oral communication skills

Education: Bachelors Degree

Preferred/ Nice-to-haves:

2+ Years exposure with AWS and Azure service offerings (compute, storage, network, content delivery, database, analytics, big data, management, monitoring).
Certification on AWS, Azure architecture.
Certification on Chef (All five badges)
Exposure with Cloud Management Platforms (CMPs) for Cloud Infrastructure Automation and Orchestration(VMWare/RedHat Cloudforms).
Experience in ServiceNow Scripting (Catalog, Workflow, and Orchestration Design)
Experience working with VMWare vRA and vRO
Experience working with Oracle Virtualization (OVM)
Experience working with IP Management Solutions (Infoblox IPAM).
Experience working with Symantec Netbackup for the Virtual Infrastructure.

CALANCE Offerings:

H1 Transfers/Green Card processing offered
Open enrollment of Medical/Dental/Vision benefits
401K Retirement program
Paid Bi-Weekly/Direct Deposit
Flex Spending Plan
Voluntary Life, AD&D, STD or LTD plans

Recruiter: Calance Recruiters
Phone: (800) 732-4680
Dice Id : cxbcsi
Position Id : JobNum32601
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