Network Automation Specialist (BMC BladeLogic Network Automation)

(Consulting role; up to 50% travel. Candidate can be based anywhere in the country, ideally on the east coast.)

Headquartered in Dallas, TX, we are a leading IT outsourcing specialist, and are highly regarded by worldwide and regional organizations alike for our pragmatic approach, best practices, and highly skilled workforce.


To grow our Cloud Services practice, we are actively looking for an experienced, technically well versed individual to lead and partner with other consultants in developing a program that helps our clients adopt network automation and automated provisioning processes.


This individual will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing solutions that establish network automation services, primarily based on BMC BladeLogic Network Automation. 


Further responsibilities are implementing and contributing to our best practices and standards, as well as supporting development of a training program to enable our  technical associates to obtain relevant technical skills.


Key Responsibilities:


• Setup and lead network automation projects
• Develop and maintain detailed project documentation; continually develop and improve intellectual property and support materials and contribute back to the practice.
• Interface directly with end-users, management, vendors, and other IT staff on solution creation. Work closely with other analysts in the organization to leverage skill sets and deliverables. Provide end user training as needed.
• Collaborate with other departments and groups throughout the organization to achieve customer satisfaction and resolve issues in a timely fashion.


Essential Knowledge, Skills, Experience:


• 5+ years IT consulting (preferably as a network architect or administrator)
• Network Administration (Cisco routers, switches, Juniper, F5)
• Provisioning and configuring network devices
• Cross platform system administration (Unix and Windows)
• Scripting/programming (e.g. UNIX shell, Perl, Python).
• Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
• Strong organizational skills, strong interpersonal skills, and attention to detail
• Ability and willingness to travel up to 50% (negotiable)


Desirable Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Certifications:


• Cloud and virtualization technologies
• CCIE, CCNA, F5 Certification
• Practical experience with automation and operating standards
• BMC CLM suite of products (BBNA, BBSA, Remedy, BAO, etc.)
• Commercial and open source LAN/WAN tools
• Understanding of project lifecycle
• Database Administration (e.g. Oracle, SQL)
• Established IT and Data Center Operations methodology experience

Is this position a good match for your background? Send a copy of your resume to talentsearch@sunsson.com referencing the job title, and let us know when would be a good time to call you to discuss the opportunity!

Is this position a good match for your background? Send a copy of your resume to talentsearch@sunsson.com referencing the job title, and let us know when would be a good time to call you to discuss the opportunity!

Is this position a good match for your background? Send a copy of your resume to talentsearch@sunsson.com referencing the job title, and let us know when would be a good time to call you to discuss the opportunity!

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