PKI Automation Engineer

Job#: 2007979

Job Description:

Apex Systems combines with parent company ASGN Inc. to make it the 2nd largest IT staffing agency in the country.


Apex has an opportunity for a Infrastructure Automation Engineer. If interested in discussing the position further, please send an MS Word version of your resume to Corey Smith at [email protected] and mention Job ID 2007979
Job Title: Infrastructure Automation Engineer  
Compensation:  $65-70/hr on Apex W2
Location:  Irving TX, Chandler AZ, Charlotte NC
Job Type:  12-month contract to hire project

Project Description: 
Positions are required to quickly address or migrate B2B connections from legacy data centers to meet Data Center Exit timelines. These positions on the Business-to-Business Hosting team are needed to support the data analysis, planning, 3rd Party contact communication and co-ordination activities for the migration of connections to the SNI locations from the legacy data centers. 
Request is for right to hire contract resources with a plan to move to FTE in future. Staff augmentation to support buildout of Secure Network Services (SNS) Critical Infrastructure in the new North America Data Centers.

- Develop and maintain Infrastructure as Code (IaC) solutions to automate provisioning, configuration, and management of infrastructure components.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, implement, and optimize IaC workflows.
- Integrate and configure Venafi solutions for robust and secure management of cryptographic keys and digital certificates.
- Ensure compliance with security policies and industry best practices in key and certificate management.
- Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to IaC deployments and Venafi implementations.
- Collaborate with DevOps and security teams to enhance overall infrastructure security posture.

Requirement Skills:
- Proven experience with IaC tools such as Terraform, Ansible, or CloudFormation.
- Familiarity with Venafi for managing digital certificates and keys.
- Strong understanding of security principles and best practices.
- Proficiency in scripting languages (e.g., Python, Bash) for automation tasks.
- Experience working in cloud environments (AWS, Azure, or GCP).
- Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.









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Charlotte, NC, US

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Date Posted:
February 3, 2024