General Dynamics Information Technology Ansible Engineer Specialist in Riley, Kansas
Type of Requisition: Regular
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Public Trust/Other Required: None
Job Family: Cloud
GDIT is seeking an Ansible Specialist (Engineer) to help support our milCloud 2.0 program.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Work collaboratively with the engineering team to create and deploy Ansible solutions for a distributed data center infrastructure environment.
Develop Ansible playbooks and modules.
Administer Ansible infrastructure, perform maintenance and configuration and provide SME level support.
Update system and process documentation and user guides as needed diagrams and SOPs as needed.
Provide technical support to Ops concerning automation solution usage.
Troubleshoot and resolve issues in our dev, test, and production environments.
Active TOP SECRET security clearance.
Bachelor’s Degree in an IT related field OR equivalent work experience.
5+ years’ experience in design, implementation, monitoring and troubleshooting infrastructure in a Linux environment.
2+ years of experience installing, configuring and supporting RedHat with Ansible.
3+ years of solid Linux Administration experience.
Strong experience with Ansible Core and Ansible Tower.
Strong experience coding and scripting (Python, PowerShell, Bash, Batch files, etc.)
Strong experience with RHEL 6, RHEL 7, Windows 2012 and Windows 2016 System Administration.
Strong knowledge of Source Code Control Systems (Git).
Working knowledge of storage, network, and various OS technologies.
Proficient with Linux
Solid understanding of VMware and available interfaces
Experienced in Creation/modification of Ansible playbooks/roles.
Experienced in the Creation/modification of Job Templates/Projects/Inventories/workflows and other Ansible Tower Objects
Development workflow and Representation State Transfer (REST) Application Program Interfaces (APIs)
RHCSA and/or RHCE certification
Architectural planning/implementation for Ansible Tower.
Strong background in VMWare administration.
Knowledge of VMWare Integrated Openstack or Openstack.
Cloud technologies experience
Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service architecture
LAN/WAN networking experience
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.