Ansible Automation Engineer – R&D IT

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: India, Karnataka, Bangalore
Position ID: J0424-0008
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

The “Ansible Automation Engineer” is responsible for developing, administrating and maintaining automation scripts for applications used for Product Requirements and Test Management. You should have an ability to grasp new technologies quickly and work independently with minimal supervision. You need to be flexible and have a proactive/self-motivated working style with strong personal ownership of problem resolution.
This position is based out of Bangalore, India and offers opportunity to work in a globally distributed team where you will get a unique opportunity of personal development in a multi-cultural environment. You will also get a challenging environment to develop expertise in the technologies useful in the industry.

Main responsibilities:
• Identify opportunities for (Ansible) automation within R&D IT applications workflows/ processes.
• Collaborate across DevOps teams on requirements from DevOps teams on best automation solutions.
• Automate application setup / installation including required configuration updates, and patches.
• Automate application operational activities, including better monitoring, alerting and reporting.
• Scripting & testing, contributing to code reviews and validation of scripts developed by other developers.
• Develop and maintain/improve automated application test suites.
• Install applications and databases relevant to automation.
• Contribute to the support of the R&D IT applications (documentation writing and Tier2/3 level support to users).

Job qualifications
- Degree in Computer Science and preferable relevant technical experience of max 2 years.
- Proven experience implementing automation using Ansible Tower/Ansible Automation Platform
- Should be well versed in Linux and Windows operating systems and able to implement automation in both
- Experience in Java and scripting (Bash, Powershell, Python, etc)
- Strong Linux command line and shell scripting skills
- web server administration such as Apache will be a plus.
- Automation "mindset"
- Excellent analytical, problem-solving and logical skills
- Knowledge of agile development frameworks (SAFe, Scrum, Kanban)
- Excellent English communication skills, both oral and written
- Experience in using or supporting Product Requirements and Test Management tools is a plus
- Eager to work in an international environment
Job Location
• Bangalore, India


  • Ansible
  • BASH
  • DevOps
  • Python
  • Shell Script

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When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners, and, as owners, we enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today—one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

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