Network Automation/Cloud Engineer 
SMART IT People - Cary, NC

Job Summary

SMART IT People has a 12 months contract to hire opportunity for a Network Automation Engineer in Cary, NC.  The position posted in February 2018 has been filled.  We anticipate another position will open in July 2018.

Responsibilities and Duties

The Network Automation Engineer will be responsible for developing the automation of private and public cloud services. Work with a diverse, talented team of architects, product managers, and other engineers. This is a cross-functional role working with Service Delivery, Sales Engineering and Product Development. The Cloud Engineer will develop code / stackstorm / vRO content in python, YAML, powershell, vRO. This role will work with SME’s developing automated processes, and will work with Solutions Architect to develop appropriate designs to processes. This role will also be responsible for producing technical documentation, and providing support for the automation platform.

Required Skills / Experience: 

BA / BS or equivalent experience in the field of computer science or information systems.
Knowledge and skills in cloud, virtualization, and networking technologies.
Experience as a data center automation engineer.
Coding experience with powershell.
Coding experience with YAML or MuleSoft.
Experience with workflow development in StackStorm or similar Orchestration tool.
Experience writing workflows in VMWare vRealize Orchestrator.
Experience in integration with various applications using REST and SOAP.
Coding experience using XML, JSON.

Desired Skills / Experience: 

Knowledge of Cloud concepts and technologies (IAAS, compute, storage and network).
Coding experience in python.
Networking automation experience or previous experience as a network administrator (L2, L3, Physical and Virtual Firewall).
Knowledge of cloud architecture and VMWare products such as vCenter, vCloud Director, vRealize Orchestrator and NSX.
Experience with providing multi-tenant, public cloud solutions.
Applicable industry certifications a plus.

To apply, please email your resume in MS Word format to: with job title in subject line.