Company: CGI Group, Inc.
Posted on: June 11, 2021
CGI is seeking an entry level Cloud Automation Engineer to help
build IT infrastructure environments in hybrid data centers.
Applicant's responsibilities will include building, maintenance and
continuous improvement of automations that will operate our data
Applicant should have a willingness to learn public and private
cloud environments as well as a proven ability to learn new
technologies. Applicant must also be a skilled communicator, with
an ability carry on detailed technical discussions with team
members, as well as an ability to summarize and clearly communicate
work status, key issues and risks to management. Finally, applicant
must be able to thrive in a dynamic environment, remaining
organized while working on multiple projects with multiple
stakeholders in parallel.
This role can be located at any CGI office in the U.S. however,
preferred locations are Belton, TX or Lafayette, LA.
Your future duties and responsibilities
Working in collaboration with internal CGI teams and clients to
build and maintain automations that will run hybrid data centers,
1. Gathering detailed requirements from the request stakeholder
2. Leveraging existing (or proposing) tools to execute on
3. Monitor and log performance of automations
4. Applying continuous improvement methodologies to review/enhance
existing automations and apply lessons learned to future work
5. Provide subject matter expertise on automation and operating
cloud environments to internal CGI teams and clients
6. Solve complex problems associated to the conversion of
applications to cloud usage or containerized workloads.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Must be able to pass a CGI background check to start employment
Must have minimal knowledge and a little exposure to the following
Python, Ruby or Bash scripting
Familiarity with Azure, AWS, and Google Cloud SaaS and PaaS
Proficient oral and written communication skills
Outside the box problem solving (Provide an example)
Experience with Kubernetes and containerized workloads
Must understand the scope of future duties list above and how to
integrate automation functions into SaaS offerings, and drive
continuous improvement into all aspects of services delivered.
Skill Set Years of Experience Proficiency Level
Scripting skills (Bash/Python/Perl/Ruby) 1+ years Junior +
Infrastructure as Code
(CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible) 0+ years Junior +
Experience with Public Cloud Providers
(Azure, AWS, GCP) 1+ years Junior +
Kubernetes (Vanilla, PKS, Rancher) 0+ years Junior +
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS/NON-ESSENTIAL SKILLS REQUIRED
• Public Cloud relevant certifications: GCP, AWS or Microsoft Azure
• Experience with the application of Agile and DevOps
• Understanding of API techniques and management
• Ability to travel as needed up to 25%
Est. Salary Range (Colorado Only): $60,000-$90,000*
*Disclaimer: In accordance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work
Act, effective January 1, 2021, a good faith hourly or base salary
range must be posted for all positions where the work may be
performed in the state of Colorado. Therefore, this good faith
salary range will only apply where this described position will be
performed in the state, and should not be considered the
compensation range in other locations or for other positions.
At CGI we call our professionals "members" to reinforce that all
who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the
challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class
company. CGI's benefits include:
• Competitive base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan
(SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions
made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits,
medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency
coverage in all countries of employment;
• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a
529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool,
lifestyle management programs and more
Build your career with us.
It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital
transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of
this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering
our professionals exciting career opportunities.
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our
professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards
that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of
ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we
Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and
business services firms in the world.
Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com .
No unsolicited agency referrals please.
CGI is an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex,
religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status,
disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran
status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual
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ability to successfully complete a background investigation.
Background investigation components can vary dependent upon
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CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against
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CGI's legal duty to furnish information.
- Communication (Oral/Written)
- Problem Solving/DecisionMaking
- Team Player
- Cloud Computing
- Infrastructure as a Code
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