IT Engineer IV (Automation Engineer : Scripting)

Location: Reston, VA

Shift  M-F regular with occasional weekend work to support OOR

  • Automate regular operational tasks using puppet, Python, Perl and shell scripting.
  • Develop Splunk dashboards for operational and compliance metrics
  • Analyze root cause of issues and drive resolution working with application and infrastructure teams.
  • Perform proof of concepts for new technologies and drive adoption within the application community.


Must have Experience

  • Sr. level Expertise in UNIX, Perl, python scripting to automate day to day operations.
  • Experience in AWS and container Orchestration.
  • Experience in configuration automation tools like puppet, Chef.
  • Strong experience of Java/J2EE Application Platforms.
  • Clear communication and experience coordinating projects across multiple teams.
  • 8+ Years’ experience

Good to have Experience

  • Experience  with middleware products:  install, configure and troubleshoot various middleware platforms( Weblogic, TC, Apache, MQ, ).
  • Experience with B2B products; Axway B2Bi, IBM Connect Direct, CA API Gateway.
  • Experience with log analytics tools such as Splunk.
  • Experience with Enterprise application integration(EAI) products; Middleware, message queueing.
  • Experience with messaging products like Tibco EMS or MQ .
  • Working knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and associated concepts such as XML Schemas, WS specifications, SOAP, Service Mediation/ESB preferred.