Platform Systems Engineer (Platforms Administration)

Desired State Configuration (DSC), powershell, CI/CD, AWS, Jenkins, docker, Azure
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 16 Months
Depends on Experience

Job Description

Platform Systems Engineer (Platforms Administration)

Tempe, AZ

Long term contract


Direct client – Immediate interview


Responsible for analysis, design, development, documentation, and implementation of solutions to improve service reliability and performance in both an existing on-prem and cloud infrastructure. Help to define and leverage the DSC pipeline to baseline and to improve the existing environment.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience with integration and development of DSC and PowerShell scripts
  • Advanced PowerShell development skills.
  • Ability to build and manage CI/CD pipelines using Git, Jenkins, Terraform, Vault, Docker, DSC and/or comparable toolsets.
  • Experience developing tools and implementing processes to deploy internally developed applications.
  • Experience with automated unit, integration, and end-to-end testing.
  • Experience with private/public cloud deployments. (AHV, Azure, AWS)
  • Experience designing and implementing AWS Appstream or comparable services.
  • Ability to work closely with development teams on platform architecture to accelerate delivery of custom solutions.
  • Experience automating the creation, maintenance, and monitoring of a variety of production and test environments.
  • Ability to diagnose complex systems issues with multiple influencing factors.
  • Ability to create constructive data analysis from logging platforms. (SolarWinds, SIEM, Splunk)
  • Oracle, MySQL, MS SQL Server, PostgreSQL, or other relational database experience.
  • Experience with administration of Windows Server through WinRM, SSH and containerization.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or closely related field AND eight (8) year’s experience in server/network administration, or, any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
  • A history working with DSC and PowerShell in an enterprise environment.
  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States without employer sponsorship.
Dice Id : 10121492
Position Id : 6700265
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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