IPsoft, Inc. Automation Engineer in Tokyo, Japan

No engineer wants to tighten the same bolt over and over again. Engineers thrive on solving complex problems and putting their talents to use, and that’s where our Automation team comes in. The mandate of the Automation department is simple: automate, automate, automate. Our Automation engineers hunt for opportunities to replace manual, repetitive processes with automation. Implementing these automations allows our skilled engineers to focus on creative work. So they don’t have to tighten that bolt, yet again.

In a typical day, you will:

  • Work through client requests to innovate by creating automation

  • Leverage internal and client SMEs to gather details to enhance automation

  • Repair impacted automations to ensure higher levels of autonomic success

  • Help build global consistency by developing against internal software standards

  • Drive higher levels of autonomic resolution and diagnostics through continual refinement of automation

Required Qualifications:

  • Demonstrable knowledge of scripts in some administrative language (Perl, bash, sh, etc.)

  • Great understanding of managed service provider operations and systems administration

  • Linux or Solaris, TCP/IP, DNS, Apache, basic network troubleshooting, shell scripting

  • Moderately strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to work within a team and continually provide results

Rockstar (Preferred) Qualifications in addition to those required:

  • Past Systems Admin role with scripting created supporting automation – a good 50/50 mix

  • Nagios, MySQL, Java, Perl (or PHP), application servers (Tomcat, JBoss, Weblogic, Websphere, ATG, Resin)

ID: 2015-1215