OpenShift Automation Engineer

Rocket Center, West Virginia, US

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The infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the world’s relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Specialists are responsible for keeping up with these latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.

Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM is hiring these positions to be located at our Rocket Center, West Virginia office (near Cumberland, MD). United States Citizenship, relocation to the Rocket Center area, and the ability to obtain and maintain a clearance are required.

The Public Service Sector consulting practice is a trusted advisor to federal, state and local governments, partnering to meet challenges and responding quickly to citizen demands, business needs, new economic conditions, and changing legislative priorities and policies.
The OpenShift Engineer will work with SMEs across IBM SWG and RedHat to install and configure OpenShift platform either on Smart Cloud for Government or AWS platform. The Automation Engineer will be responsible for creating and maintaining the Infrastructure as Code scripts required to provision environments (compute, storage, networks), apply necessary security controls through automation and build appropriate DevSecOps pipeline for application deployment. Continued in Additional Comments.

The candidate must have hands-on-experience in hybrid multicloud computing on the OpenShift platform and work to continuously improve the DevOps pipeline and tooling to provide active management of the continuous integration deployment and Day 2 operation processes. The candidate will work closely with the clients, while also collaborating with Red Hat OpenShift engineers and IBM SWG to solve complex and challenging technical issues.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 1-2 years of experience using Infrastructure as Code scripting languages HashiCorp Terraform
  • 1-2 years of experience working with scripting languages like Ansible, YAML, JSON, and Python
  • 1-2 years of experience with RedHat OpenShift Container Platform 4.X
  • 1-2 years of experience setting up DevSecOps pipeline via Jenkins on OpenShift
  • 1-2 years of experience with containerization
  • Quickly analyze issues to identify problem areas and effectively communicate corrective actions and resolutions
  • Ability to communicate effectively on technical concepts and issues
  • Passion for learning and problem-solving

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Experience with Cloud Pak for Integration
  • Redhat OCP Certification
  • Good understanding of IBM MQ
  • Good understanding of DISA STIG guidelines to be able to automate as part of IaC

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

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Location Statement
US Citizenship required.

IBM intends this job to be performed entirely outside of Colorado.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Job tags: Ansible AWS Python RedHat Terraform
Job region(s): Europe
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