Automation Engineer

Job ID: 325067    Posted 3 weeks ago

Memphis, Tennessee



Job Details

Automation Engineer

IDR is seeking a highly skilled Automation Engineer to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the administration and automation of IT infrastructure using Ansible and other tools. They will work closely with infrastructure teams to assist in the development of reliable code.


  • Refine existing functional requirements for infrastructure automation
  • Develop/script in one or more of the following languages: XML, Java Script, JSON, Perl, Python, PowerShell, BASH
  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert in the automation stack
  • Collaborate with management and system architects to assess near and long-term needs
  • Conduct research on infrastructure automation, infrastructure as code, services, and standards to remain abreast of developments in automation
  • Develop automations for manual processes
  • Evangelize infrastructure automation processes, tools, standards, and Rely Team responsibilities with application, architecture, and infrastructure organizations


  • Mid-senior level resource
  • Ansible development experience (required)
  • Ability to write Ansible code (yml, python, powershell, etc.) Not looking for someone who can just run playbooks that another individual wrote
  • Kafka experience
  • Infrastructure capacity planning
  • IT asset management tools and processes
  • Database, network, and application middleware tools
  • Ansible and YML scripting language


  • Delivery of assigned projects on the Automation Roadmap
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP networking/communication protocols
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Server platforms and MS network services
  • Knowledge of Redhat Enterprise Linux network services

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Full Benefits; Medical, Vision, Dental, and more!
  • Opportunity to get in with an industry leading organization
  • Close-knit and team-oriented culture

Why IDR?

  • 20+ Years of Proven Industry Experience in 4 major markets
  • Employee Stock Ownership Program
  • Dedicated Engagement Manager who is committed to you and your success
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Award winner 10 years in a row

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Why Us?

IDR has been in business for over 25 years and offers access to hundreds of companies across the country to work for. For many of the contractors that work for us, there are some unique benefits to being a part of the IDR team. One specific benefit is that we believe our contractors are part of something bigger than yourself. We are an employee-owned company and in an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan), as the share price of our company grows, so does your equity in our company. Our contractors, as well as our internal employees, can participate in this plan after one year of service. In addition to joining our ESOP program, you will also receive weekly pay, 401k access, and access to three different benefit plans that cover 50% of the individual premiums along with access to unlimited behavioral health sessions with a licensed counselor.

About Us

IDR, Inc. is an award-winning, employee-owned staffing firm with headquarters in Alpharetta, GA and offices in the Nashville, Dallas, and Denver markets. Founded in 1998, IDR has grown to serve businesses and professionals across industries including IT, healthcare, accounting and finance, government services, and professional services. Recognized for our expertise and the high-touch approach of our Engagement Management Program, IDR continues to build rewarding partnerships with companies and consultants. Our best-in-class service has earned IDR ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing Client and Talent awards for ten consecutive years, in addition to awards from Staffing Industry Analysts and Best and Brightest Companies to Work For. With our commitment to empowering talent and developing leaders, we’re passionate about what we do and how we do it, and we look forward to working with you.