#SGUnitedJobs Infrastructure Engineer, Cloud Automation

GOVERNMENT TECHNOLOGY AGENCY
  • Job Category
    Information Technology, Public / Civil Service
  • Job level
    Middle Management
  • Contract type
    Full Time

Job Description

The Government Infrastructure Group (GIG) is responsible for providing the ICT Infrastructure where the whole government will rely on for its digitalization effort and smart nation initiatives. The infrastructure layer covers the data centres, networks, cloud and endpoints. The modernization of the infrastructure and related services are underway and further efforts will be required to drive the adoption of advanced technologies to bring greater value to the country.

As an Infrastructure Engineer, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining the IT infrastructure automation framework for developer to adhere to when developing the code as part of CI/CD release pipeline. If you are someone with strong infrastructure background and passionate about technology, looking for opportunities to work with a team of practitioners and leading industry experts, we welcome you to join GIG. 

What to Expect:

  • Design and architect the infrastructure automation platform in automating the IT infrastructure systems and services with the following key features:

    • Workflow automation

    • System and network automation via configuration management tools

    • Develop code to support Infrastructure-as-a-Code

    • Automated testing

  • Establish and maintain the CI/CD release pipeline processes; including testing, development, integration, and configuration management

  • Define and maintain the IT infrastructure automation blueprint to provide the roadmap for the release of automation code and achieve the cost saving from automation and process enhancement

  • Review ICT systems on the features (e.g. API) and compatibility for automation

  • Evaluate and define the API integration and monitoring mechanism in ensuring the reliability and performance of the orchestration integration across automation components such as ServiceNow, Jira, Bamboo, Bitbucket and various configuration management tools

  • Take ownership of issues and provide end-to-end solution

How to Succeed:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer or Electronics Engineering or Information Technology or related disciplines

  • Minimally 1 year of working experience in programming with the following languages such as Python, Ruby, JavaScript and PowerShell / Bash / Batch scripting

  • Practical experience in building and maintaining a code development environment including source control, continuous integration, team management tool, artefact management, and continuous deployment technologies with CI/CD toolset such as Jira stack

  • Practical experience in deploying and managing IT infrastructure systems with configuration management tools such as Ansible, Chef or Puppet

  • Understanding of workflow-based application design patterns in ITSM platform such as ServiceNow, Jira

  • Understanding of Agile work practices / ITIL

  • Good understanding in servers, operating systems, network technologies and operations

  • Strong interpersonal skills and team interaction/effectiveness

  • Candidates who possess industry certifications such as Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), RedHat Certified Engineer, Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator and VMware Certified Professional – Data Centre are added advantages.


Closing on 24 May 2021