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Software Automation Engineer Duluth, GA

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Duluth, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/23/2018

Job Description

Reporting to the Director of Customer Service, the Software Automation Engineer will be responsible for the research and development of hardware and software install solutions, creative new monitoring solutions and all systems automation. The Software Automation Engineer's duties will also include tier 3 support for network administrators, the technical support center and the internal R&D systems from time to time. This position is in our R&D department.

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES

  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and script writing for Windows 2008, 2012, 2016 servers
  • Write and design scripts for Windows Automation tasks
  • Write/Configure custom monitoring with SQL, WMI and SNMP
  • Review project tasks and turn around dates
  • Write detailed server and network documentation
  • Determine hardware requirements and load requirements for multiple production scenarios
  • Available nights and weekends as needed for on call shifts/upgrades/implementations/new deployments when needed

Job Requirements

COMPUTER TECHNICAL SKILLS  

  • Expert Scripting/programing with one of the following: PowerShell, Python, VB Script, Bash Shell, Win Batch, Java, C#
  • Windows 2003, 2008, 2012 & 2018 Server
  • MS SQL 2000/2005/2008 administration and tuning
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit or SMS
  • Experience with Active Directory and Group Policies
  • Experience with DHCP, DNS, and IIS
  • Experience with VMWare 5.1 and above
  • SCCM
  • MTD
  • Some experience building, load testing and maintaining server grade hardware
  • Detailed documentation writing skills
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity with security best practices

Pluses:

  • Linux install, administration and scripting knowledge a plus
  • Cisco Networking
  • Understanding of Agile Development and Scrum
  • Experience developing and maintaining websites

SKILLS / REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience is required
  • Minimum of 4-5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Powershell
  • Server hardware expertise and knowledge.
  • Able to adapt fast in new situations and formulate a quick resolution
  • Must be a Team Player
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Willing to learn and be excited about new skill sets and new technologies
  • Python, C# a plus

Note: All offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background check

*Posted positions are not open to third party recruiters and unsolicited resume submissions will be considered free referrals.

AGS in an equal opportunity employer.