Automation Engineer – Full stack engineer

Roles & responsibility description

  • The Automation Engineer will be working side-by-side in a bilingual environment with the application, engineering, and IT operations teams to build a comprehensive automation stack infrastructure. Automation engineer will be a hybrid between a software engineer (developer) and infrastructure engineer.
  • The Automation Engineer will help define the tools and technologies used to enable automation across IT  infrastructure lifecycle in a hybrid cloud environment. This individual will bring a passion for technology, a strong technical skillset, and proven experience in the Automation or DevOps space
  • Work with Cloud, Infrastructure, and Network teams to automate lifecycle, configuration management, and issue remediation utilizing infrastructure as code (IAC)
  • Focus on cloud-native services and optimizing the automation landscape through the adoption of these services
  • Ability to drive the company’s DevOps culture and mentor others
  • Work closely with the development staff to build tools to improve the technical environment.
  • Provide technical leadership, guidance during large scale deployments.
  • Effectively plan for capacity including system provisioning and scaling of application infrastructure
  • Help implement information security best practices Infrastructure monitoring and logging

Required Skills

  • Business Level English and Japanese (Read, Type & Speak) – Hard Requirement. Will be tested at first interview.
  • Extensive Experience performing large scale deployments using configuration management tools (Chef, Ansible) and programming
  • Hands-on experience with designing, building, configuring, integrating, and managing key components of a fully automated tool stack
  • Thorough knowledge of Linux and Windows Server operating systems.
  • 3+ years of experience with various scripting, development, and data technologies including, Python, Ruby, Java, etc. to automate processes through CLI and REST API interfaces
  • Familiar with Cloud technology such as Azure and AWS
  • Knowledge of version control systems such as Git
  • Knowledge of VMware virtualization technologies.

Language Proficiency:

  • Bilingual (English and Japanese)

Ref:

2021-JP-225

Posted on:

October 6, 2021

Experience level:

Experienced (non-manager)

Education level:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Contract type:

Permanent

Location:

Tokyo

Department:

Engineering