Automation Engineer

College Park
Job Description
SG2 Recruiting is supporting a small start-up company seeking a mid to senior level Automation Engineer in College Park, MD. You will be responsible for building and configuring development and testing environments for highly specialized equipment for an Intelligence Community client. Ideal candidates will have three or more years experience automating system builds using scripts -- written from scratch -- or using any COTS automation tools. This is a perfect role for those who would like to apply their automation skills on mission-focused role while growing cloud-based skills and experience supporting company's commercial client.

Required Qualifications:
  • Active TS/SCI with ability to obtain and maintain polygraph clearance
  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years of systems engineering experience building development and/or testing environments
  • Hands-on experience with automation tools (Salt, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, etc.)
  • Experience developing automation scripts on the Command Line using BASH or Python
  • Experience building networks with specialized components
  • Experience debugging and validating builds
  • Ability to commute daily to College Park, Maryland client site
Desired Qualifications:
  • Active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance
  • Interest in supporting both mission as well as commercial engagement
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  • Senior Systems Engineer
  • Senior Linux Administrator
  • Red Hat Systems Engineer
  • DevOps Engineer
Additional Information:
Company is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and looking for great people regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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