IT-Subject Matter Expert-Contractor

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    Pleasanton, United States

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    Leric Arcigal

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    over 1 year ago

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Consultant Automation Planner (DevOps Automation) Seniority: Consultant Duration: 2 - 3 Years Role Summary Kaiser is looking for a seasoned consultant level automation engineer with strong infrastructure and DevOps automation experience. The candidate will join the Chief Digital Office (CDO) team to lead planning for advanced automation. The ideal candidate will be within commute distance of Pleasanton California. The team is focused on standardization, automation and DevOps in support of a large and technically complex environment. Scope of Work We are currently hiring for a consultant level automation planner to help us reinvent our platforms. This is a high-profile opportunity to define and deliver advanced system automation and orchestration that is a critical piece of our go-forward DevOps strategy. The consultant automation planner will work collaboratively with various internal Kaiser projects, teams and service providers to plan the design, best practices, specification and delivery of complex automation to be developed against product roadmaps. Required Skills and Experience * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Comfortable working closely and collaboratively with software teams, engineers and their managers * Demonstrated ability to work within a matrix environment with minimal supervision * Minimum of 5 years of experience in software product management and/or product development to include a track record of successful product launches * Experience with high growth or transformative companies or high-growth software divisions within larger companies is a must * Proven ability to develop analysis-based strategic plans to develop successful products * Proven ability to document system designs * Proficiency with Agile, Continuous Integration/Development, DevOps SDLC models * Experience in management and/or technology consulting highly preferred Desired Skills and Experience * Strong background in systems automation * Experience with virtualized systems * Big 5 consulting experience a plus Technology Stack Project Management * Experience with Rally, Confluence, JIRA or other scrum tools * Microsoft SharePoint * Microsoft Office * Microsoft Visio * Microsoft Project DevOps * Terraform * Docker * HashiCorp Packer * Kubernetes * Jenkins Infrastructure * Redhat KVM Linux * IBM Websphere Application Server and Extreme Scale * IBM HTTP Server * JVM * Oracle Identity Management * LDAP / Active Directory * Oracle RAC * F5 * IBM Datapower * APIGEE * Adobe Experience Manager * Axway * IBM Watson HM: Amitkumar Sheth BR with MSP Fee: $145- $155 Please do not submit at the max rate unless the candidate is overly qualified. Top Daily Responsibilities: * Framework development for Infrastructure Automation * Development guidelines for Infrastructure Automation * Lead and Drive development * Architecture support for Infrastructure Automation Top (3) Required Skills Candidate Should Have: * Excellent written and verbal communication * Self starter, excellent facilitator, Strong collaborator * 4+ years of experience in Infrastructure Automation (Jenkins, Terraform, Ansible, Chef etc) Desired Skills: 1. Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins, Chef etc 2. IBM Cloud (IaaS, PaaS), Azure Soft Skills: 1. Excellent written and verbal communication 2. self starter, excellent facilitator, strong collaborator