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Flexential Automation Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina
The Automation Engineer is responsible for developing automation of platforms, systems and processes across our cloud services. This role is for a high-performing, hands-on systems engineer committed to the operational practices required to support critical customer facing platforms.
Develop automation for the deployment and maintenance of cloud and data center systems.
Assist in the planning, development, implementation and troubleshooting of automation, as requested by or otherwise discovered as a need
Participate in cross-functional projects, in a DevOps type of team environment, using agile methodologies.
Able to gather requirements, design, plan, coordinate, prioritize, and implement complex technical projects, individually and across diverse teams
Maintain automation requests and features backlog
Mentor others in your area of expertise; participate in continual team and personal training to stay up to date with current trends and technologies.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or other technical discipline, or related work experience.
Five years’ experience in a development role, preferably with an IT service provider
Experience supporting and automating cloud-based IT environments (e.g. – VMware, Hyper-V, Xen)
Scripting and automation skills, including code development, is a plus
Supporting, integrating and tailoring configuration management & IT service management tools
Creation and maintenance of technical documentation & operational process
Self-starter with a history of excellent communication and time management skills
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
Experience working with application programming interfaces
Ability to work in a fast paced, SLA-bound, 24x7 service provider environment
Highly analytical, detail oriented and ability to work with complex logic
Effectively prioritize reactive and proactive activities
Excellent customer service and communication skills
Configuration management tools like Ansible, Puppet, or Chef
Comprehensive understanding of IT infrastructure building blocks:
Backup technologies and secondary storage
Compute vendors and management tools
Virtualized Infrastructure and management tools
Base Pay Range : Annualized salary range offered for this position is estimated to be $90,000-$125,000, however, the actual pay range depends each candidate’s experience and qualifications.
Variable Pay : Discretionary annual bonus, based on personal and company performance.
Benefits of working at Flexential :
Medical, Telehealth, Dental and Vision
Health Savings Accounts (HAS) and Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Life and AD&D
Short Term and Long Term disability
Unlimited Paid Time Off (PTO)
Leave of Absence
Employee Assistance Program
Rewards and Recognition Program
Benefits are subject to change at the Company’s discretion
Flexential offers flexible and essential services that help organizations optimize their journey of IT transformation while simultaneously balancing cost, scalability, compliance and security. The company, co-headquartered in Charlotte and Denver, is committed to building trusted relationships and delivering tailored solutions that suit the individual needs of its customers. Flexential is deeply invested in the success of its customers, who trust it to deliver core data center solutions of colocation and connectivity, as well as, cloud, managed solutions and professional services. Flexential’s robust suite of assets spans 21 markets and comprises 40 highly redundant and connectivity-rich data centers. For more information on Flexential, please visit www.flexential.com. Flexential is a registered trademark of the Flexential Corp.
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.