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Automation Engineer in Duluth, GA at AGS

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Duluth, GA
  • Job Type:
    Engineer
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/2/2018

Job Description

As one of the leading providers of games and technology for casinofloors, AGS is an exciting place to work. We create top-performing slot games,live felt table games, and mobile games and applications that providetransformational customer and player experiences.

Recently recognized as one of 2017 ‘Best and Brightest Companies toWork For®’ in the U.S. and along with this nationwide recognition, AGS also wona top spot among Atlanta’s 2017 ‘Best and Brightest Companies to Work For’, aregional honor for companies in the Atlanta metro area.

Our mission is to deliver highly entertaining, diverse, and amazinggaming experiences to players around the world, while never losing the passion,agility, grit, and customer-focus that made us successful in the first place.

Reportingto the director of customer Service, the Automation Engineer will beresponsible for the research and development of hardware and software installsolutions, creative new monitoring solutions and all systems automation. TheAutomation Engineers duties will also include tier 3 support for networkadministrators, the technical support center and the internal R&D systemsfrom time to time. This position is in our R&D department.

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES

  • MicrosoftDeployment Toolkit and script writing for Windows 2008, 2012, 2016 servers
  • Writeand design scripts for Windows Automation tasks
  • Write/Configurecustom monitoring with SQL, WMI and SNMP
  • Reviewproject tasks and turn around dates
  • Writedetailed server and network documentation
  • Determinehardware requirements and load requirements for multiple production scenarios
  • Availablenights and weekends as needed for on call shifts/upgrades/implementations/newdeployments when needed

COMPUTER TECHNICAL SKILLS  

  • ExpertScripting/programing with one of the following: PowerShell, Python, VB Script,Bash Shell, Win Batch, Java, C#
  • Windows2003, 2008, 2012 & 2018 Server
  • MSSQL 2000/2005/2008 administration and tuning
  • MicrosoftDeployment Toolkit or SMS
  • Experiencewith Active Directory and Group Policies
  • Experiencewith DHCP, DNS, and IIS
  • Experiencewith VMWare 5.1 and above
  • Someexperience building, load testing and maintaining server grade hardware
  • Detaileddocumentation writing skills
  • Strongtroubleshooting skills
  • Familiaritywith security best practices

Pluses:

  • Linuxinstall, administration and scripting knowledge a plus
  • CiscoNetworking
  • Understandingof Agile Development and Scrum
  • Experiencedeveloping and maintaining websites

SKILLS / REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience is required
  • Minimum of 4-5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Powershell
  • Server hardware expertise and knowledge.
  • Able to adapt fast in new situations and formulate a quick resolution
  • Must be a Team Player
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Willing to learn and be excited about new skill sets and new technologies
  • Python, C# a plus

Note: All offers are contingent upon successful completion of abackground check

*Posted positions are not opento third party recruiters and unsolicited resume submissions will be consideredfree referrals.

AGS in an equal opportunityemployer.