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Infrastructure Engineer

  • Location: Aurora, Colorado, 80011
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

Join this technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity. Be part of creating trusted, innovative solutions that make the world a safer place! 
Position: Infrastructure Engineer
Location: Aurora, CO, 80011
Term: 12 months
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Develop Chef Automation products on Raytheon Technologies Navigation, Weather and Services (NWS) Programs. De
  • Design and develop chef recipes and cookbooks that deploy and configure operating systems, COTS products, and bespoke software systematically building up our complex applications from bare metal servers.
  • The team is developing a comprehensive, systemic automation deployment involving multiple physical environments; AWS as a development/test environment; security compliance; and database deploys.
  • Strong Chef developer in order to jump in and develop Automation Scripts from requirements at the command line in support of the automation teams.  
  • Provide daily Chef Automation Development through Scripting to ensure all system technical requirements are addressed.
  • Update designs based on Discrepancy Reports (DRs) and Change Requests (CR), through effective collaboration with the Automation team staff
  • Collaboration with the Infrastructure Automation team to ensure program deadlines and milestones are met.
  • Status reporting to leadership.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements): 
  • Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)
  • 4+ years of related work experience or 12 years of related work experience in lieu of a STEM degree
  • US Citizenship and ability to obtain a DOD Secret Security Clearance
  • Experience designing and writing scripts for automation tools such as Chef, Puppet, or Ansible to perform operating system builds; as well as software installation and configuration
  • Experience in the development, and test of DevOps pipelines and related methodologies
  • Experience in system development utilizing Amazon Web Services (AWS), and related methodologies
  • Knowledge and experience in scripting languages such as Python, Perl, Ruby, or PowerShell
  • Exceptional communication skills with extensive experience working with a wide range of leadership
  • Knowledge and experience of COTS software installations
  • Strong attention to detail with results-oriented mindset

Desired Skills:
  • Experience and understanding of Jenkins
  • Experience as a Linux System Administrator
  • Experience as a Windows System Administrator
  • Current US Government DoD Secret Security Clearance US Citizenship desired