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Automation Engineer - Chicago, IL

Cognizant Technology Solutions
Chicago, IL 60602
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Join a team of passionate thought leaders in a dynamic and collaborative environment! The Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG)'s Intelligent Cloud team is growing fast and we're looking for our next Cloud Automation Engineer to join us.


If you have serious experience with building and running high-performing corporate applications and infrastructure, then we want you to be the new Cloud Automation Engineer who will help our clients leverage Microsoft Azure to migrate, build, and run enterprise applications in the cloud.

You will be responsible for helping our clients improve their efficiency and effectiveness using modern technologies and techniques. You will take our customers to the next level of velocity and agility by implementing and championing the principles of CI/CD and Infrastructure as Code. We are looking for someone who is passionate about using cloud technology to solve business challenges and relishes in developing solutions that are truly solutions. Keeping our skills cutting edge is a must, and part of your role will be to share the same education and enthusiasm that you give our clients with our internal teams. Curiosity, confidence, and a holistic application of technical skills to business problems are your hallmark!


  • Deploy enterprise scale Azure infrastructure & Application delivery solutions.
  • Provide input to improve scalability and reliability of infrastructure & Application delivery to our clients
  • Build and support advanced cloud automation workflows and tools used to support automated CI/CD pipeline application deployments into Azure

Required Experience:
  • 4+ years experience with infrastructure automation tools (Terraform, Kubernetes, Ansible, etc)
  • 4+ years Application Development/Modernization or System Administration and engineering experience (Linux or Windows operating systems; experience with mixed environments a plus)
  • Well versed in internet architectures, including web, application, and database components
  • Knowledge of infrastructure automation, configuration management, developer workflows and practices
  • Strong practical Linux and Windows-based systems administration skills in a Cloud or Virtualized environment preferred
  • Knowledge of modern technology service architectural hosting, security, and risk management concerns such as IAM, access control, monitoring, IaaS/PaaS/SaaS, and containers
  • Thorough understanding of configuration management concepts

Security Responsibility:

All employees must act in accordance with The Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG)'s corporate security standards.


The Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG) has a singular purpose-advancing your cloud modernization journey with focus, simplicity and scale. The Microsoft Business Group is an end-to-end Microsoft-centric cloud solutions and managed services provider that leverages extensive experience and IP to deliver constant innovation and business value, powered by the Microsoft Cloud platform. We are designed to reflect how you think about cloud transformation from a platform native perspective. Our dedicated experts and trusted blueprint deliver your digital difference through the Microsoft Cloud: Azure, Microsoft 365 and Dynamics 365. We turn digital potential into real business performance at speed.

Who We Are

We are the destination employer for Microsoft-committed professionals, providing depth of specialization and differentiated career paths. We have authentic conversations, build connections and grow careers while centering ourselves around our employees. We are a global team of certified consultants across all relevant technologies, coupled with cloud focused advisory consultants. With our supercharged talent, we are the world's best Microsoft partner. We prioritize investing and expanding.


As a Global Cloud Transformation Consultancy business, the Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG) understands diversity and inclusion in the workplace brings benefits to our customers, our business and most importantly, our people. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.

The Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG) prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other factors protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including all aspects of the recruiting and employment life-cycle at Cognizant Microsoft Business Group (MBG).

Posted: 2021-09-11 Expires: 2021-10-10
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