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Automation Security Engineer

  • Location: Fort Worth, 76155
  • Salary: $48.12 - $58.12 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract to Hire

Posted 3 months ago

Fort Worth, TX company is seeking a Automation Engineer to join their team for a contract to hire  opportunity.

Leverage the latest technology to solve business problems in a collaborative environment at this Fortune 500 transportation giant. Top technical resources are retained on long-term contract engagements.
Responsible for leveraging cutting edge technology to solve business problems by participating in all phases of the development process from inception through transition, advocating the agile process and test-driven development, using object-oriented development tools to analyze, model, design, construct, and test reusable objects, and making the codebase better.

Contract Duration: 2 Months

Required Skills & Experience

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  • 2+ years of experience in a similar role working with automation tools such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as Python or PowerShell is required.
  • Experience working with cloud technologies such as AWS or Azure is preferred but not required.
  • Strong understanding of cybersecurity principles and best practices is essential.


What You Will Be Doing

  • Design, develop, and implement automated solutions to improve the security posture of the organization.
  • Analyze existing processes and identify areas where automation can improve efficiency or reduce risk.
  • Develop scripts and tools that can be used to automate security operations tasks such as log analysis, incident response, threat hunting, etc.
  • Monitor system performance and ensure that automated solutions are functioning properly.
  • Troubleshoot any issues related to automation processes or tools.
  • Collaborate with other teams such as development, network engineering, etc., to ensure that automation solutions are properly integrated into existing systems.
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies in order to identify new opportunities for automation.
  • Develop documentation related to automation processes and procedures.