Tools Setup/Configuration Engineer

Business Analysis

Posted: 22/01/2018

  • Salary: EUR 325 per day - EUR 375 per day
  • Location: UK & Europe
  • Job type: Contract
  • Reference: MBA22012018


Tools Setup/Configuration Engineer


  • Extensive experience in Linux/Windows systems administration and architecture
  • Experience with configuration management and automation tools such as: SaltStack , Chef, Puppet, Ansible, SCCM
  • Recent experience with SaltStack / SCCM
  • Salt experience should include:
  • Execution Modules
  • State Modules
  • Renderer Modules
  • Returners
  • Grains
  • Experience with continuous integration/delivery and deployment practices.
  • Monitoring/data collection tools such as App Dynamics/New Relic, Nagios, Splunk or any enterprise level monitoring platforms
  • Experience with Version control system Git
  • Strong coding experience using languages like Ruby, Python, Java, shell (bash, PowerShell) scripting, exposure to the go language a plus.
  • Strong experience in designing Config management solutions with SaltStack. Shell, Python scripting abilities; exposure to the go language a plus.
  • Experience with working with multi-master setup, Syndic, Pillars and grains in SaltStack, specifically v2016.3.3
  • Experience in working with deployment and config management of windows servers using SCCM, DSC, WMI, PowerShell etc.
  • Contributing to Open Source community a plus

Required Skills:

Minimum 3-5-years of hands on experience installation, defining, building and configuring automation and orchestration tools, specifically

  • Saltstack Configuration in a Master-Minion or Standalone Mode
  • Ansible Framework
  • Automation Anywhere
  • Spacewalk

Highly Desired Skills

  • Strong technical background and experience related to tools such as Tanium, SCCM, Spacewalk
  • Integration/Configuration/Administration of above-mentioned tools
  • Troubleshooting of Integration points
  • Extracting and Reporting of operational data

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.