Idexcel s client is looking for a Sr Infrastructure Systems Engineer to join their team for a Contract position. Job Title Sr Infrastructure Systems Engineer Location Los Angeles, CA Duration 12+ months Description Over the past couple of years, there have been areas we have identified in our workflow which could benefit from some automation tooling, scripting, and general development work to assist our team members to expedite repetitive time-consuming tasks. The nature of our work tends to be very manual when deploying physical infrastructure and in the case of working through interfaces like CLI, ChatOps, Google Docs, etc, any level of programming assistance really helps make better use of our time. As resources have become loaded and limited across the TechOps groups, they haven t been able to provide much support in this area. While they understand and agree to the benefits of some of the requests, they don t have the cycles to work on these asks. Having a dedicated resource would allow us to have a focused effort concentrating on working on specific needs we have. The fundamental objective here is to invest in the development of a collection of tools and automation which can significantly reduce the time spent processing transactional breakfix issues and create higher quality visibility into our environment and workload in the form of customized reports, dashboards, and diagnostic tools. Once they are in place, they should provide a lasting effect in turnaround times on the bulk of our breakfix work as well as resolving deployment issues when building POPs by allowing our team to self-service some of the common tasks which may rely on intervention from other departments. Responsibilities and Duties Able to lead the effort in design and development for proposed Objectives below. Candidate must be highly organized and able to self-manage. This role will need to work across other teams in order to understand the environment, locations of various data, procure required access, etc. Person should be able to command the entire technical scope of a project and be able to analyze the problem and propose multiple options if there are constraints. Must have a strong drive while working independently and excellent at communicating progress, anticipating potential problems, and quickly flagging issues that arise. Requirements 3+ years of experience working on infrastructure automationDevOpsprovisioning systems 3+ years experience designing and delivering scalable full-stack web solutions Ability to deliver production Python (preferred) or other common Linux scripting language Strong understanding of authentication technologies and system security practices. Experience building in web frameworks such as React, Angular, Django, or similar Highly experienced in working with REST APIs and SNMP Familiar with working in a Microsoft SQL environment and JSONMongoDB Ability to understand and navigate various types of complex network topologies Capable of analyzing problems in different ways and proposing multiple options Strong team player with a focus on customer service and the ability to forge relationships at all levels of the company and across diverse cultures. PlusPreferred Development on Slack using ChatOps StackStorm a big plus Ability to build PXE system and automatic OS Provisioning Experience with JunOS including scripting and automating Familiarity with yaml files This is a great opportunity and if you have any interest in hearing more of the details please contact Chandrasekhar on andor chandrasekharidexcel.com About IDEXCEL, INC Idexcel is a global staffing and IT services organization, with a mission to bring great people and great organizations together. Our diverse client base represents a wide range of industries, including technology, telecom, insurance, healthcare, manufacturing, banking financial services, food commodities trading and federal organizations. Our teams of experienced recruiters directly work with client companies seeking exceptional people to help with their business initiatives. Idexcel, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.