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Cloud Automation Engineer

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Date: Jan 9, 2019

Location: Columbus, OH, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 28061 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Cloud Automation Engineer to join our team in Columbus, Ohio (US-OH), United States (US).



Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in design and development of hybrid cloud environment (on-premise and public cloud) for hosting Impact Level 4 & 5 applications and data.
  • Design and develop end-to-end automation solutions including system orchestration, security configuration, and routine regression testing, in addition to designing and developing end-to-end Infrastructure DevOps solutions to support these efforts.
  • Define the migration and flow of applications and data between on-premise systems and cloud-hosted systems. Assist in mapping and development of hybrid cloud management and operations.

Functions will include:


Diagnosing and resolving problems in response to customer reported incidents, planning and analysis of work processes, installing, troubleshooting, maintaining hardware and software, and ensuring the rigorous application of information security/Cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices. They may also be asked to partake in feasibility studies, trade-off analysis, and business case preparation on potential future projects for management.

Required Qualifications:

Progressive IT experience – 6 years of experience
Experience with deployments in both on premise and cloud environments – 5 years of experience
Industry experience working with Cloud Automation at a large enterprise – 5 years of experience
Experience with hardening and securing computing environments to confirm with the STIG Requirements and the DOD RMF Lifecycle (Formerly DIACAP) – 5 years of experience
Strong knowledge of current cloud technologies (AWS, Azure) – 3 years of experience
Strong scripting abilities (Bash, Korn, PowerShell, Ruby, Python, etc…) – 3 years of experience
Experience with Automation technologies covering automated deployment, configuration, testing, monitoring – 3 years of experience
Experience with DevOps services using infrastructure as a service providers (e.g., Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Compute Engine, RackSpace/OpenStack, VSphere) – 2 years of experience
Agile experience – 2 years of experience
Private Cloud or CSP Certifications (e.g. AWS DevOps Engineer, Azure SA, etc…) Experience serving as the engineer of complex technology implementations in a product-centric environment; Using scripting or basic programming skills to solve problems; Demonstrated experience with Agile methodologies for large scale clients; Strong interpersonal skills; Strong communication skills (written and presentation); Existing IT-1 or Top Secret Clearance
Desired Qualifications
Experience with SAP systems hosted in AWS and/or AzureExperience with Jenkins, Chef, Ansible, Terraform, CloudFormationExperience with source code control (Git)
Experience supporting enterprise level applications and infrastructure -7 years of experience
Automation technologies covering automated deployment, configuration, testing, monitoring – 4 years of experience
Experience with Automation and configuration management tools (e.g., Jenkins, TFS, Terraform, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Salt, LVM) – 4 years of experience
Demonstrated experience in Cloud Infrastructure DevOps methodologies- 3 years of experience
Cloud Certified Architecture and Infrastructure as a Service (Iaas) Administration – 2 years of experience
Driving strategy and overseeing architecture of continuous integration and deployment, and monitoring across technologies – 2 years of experience
Familiarity with containerization technologies (e.g., LXC, Docker, Rocket, OpenShift) – 1 year of experience.


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin

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