Infrastructure Automation Engineer

Date:  Aug 6, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  Colorado
City:  Colorado Springs
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  47147

Keysight is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world’s visionaries and innovators in electronic design, test, manufacturing, and optimization. Our ~14,000 employees create world-class solutions in wireless communications, 5G, automotive, quantum, aerospace, defense, and semiconductor markets for customers in over 100 countries. Our technical solutions – and our methods for creating them – help connect and secure the world. Learn more about what we do and how we do it.


Our powerful culture has led to us being independently recognized on Fortune 100’s Best Companies List and we are “Great Place to Work” Certified.  We’re driven, collaborative, ethical, and curious, and we value all ideas, especially bold ones. And our culture extends far beyond our own walls. Our corporate social responsibility efforts support our communities, nurture the next generation of engineers, and promote environmental sustainability. 


At Keysight, Inclusion & Diversity is an integral part of our core values.  We believe that when people feel a sense of belonging, they can be more creative, innovative, and thrive at all points in their careers. We believe everyone should be respected in the workplace and in their communities regardless of race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity, religion, disability, veteran status, national origin, or any protected class.  We continuously challenge ourselves to grow in our understanding of inclusion by engaging in a wide variety of diversity programs, initiatives, employee network groups and mentoring/development. This is Keysight – People and Culture - YouTube

Job Description

Infrastructure Engineer to drive the digital transformation of the Global Compute and Collaboration (GCC) Organization. In this role, the Infrastructure Engineer will support data center and server infrastructure, contributing to the establishment and evolution of an automation framework to enhance infrastructure service delivery, while also promoting operational excellence in a global Linux/Unix, and Windows/VMWare environment. 


The focus of this job will be to maintain proper infrastructure uptime, while building upon and expanding the role and capability of automation in IT infrastructure management, using modern DevOps tools such as Ansible, Python, and PowerShell.


Responsibilities will include:


  • Influence culture change as our Compute and Collaboration teams adopt Agile software development methodologies and shift to incremental and iterative approaches based on agile principles 
  • Racking and cabling of server, storage, and network equipment in a corporate data center
  • Provide oversight and ensure proper availability of a VMware, Windows, and Linux server environment used globally and 24x7
  • Work with business stakeholders and IT teams to deliver digital solutions leveraging automation tools and coding skills
  • Architect infrastructure delivery and lead transformation initiatives involving Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
  • Help GCC teams deliver top-quality code in a timely fashion
  • Partner with R&D teams to develop automation solutions in service of improving software developers’ build cycle – code, test, & deploy
  • Establish a sustainable IT DevOps model by driving a mature solution architecture aligned with industry best practices

Job Qualifications



  • 3+ years of Data Center Management experience
  • 3+ years of Linux system administration experience
  • 2+ years scripting/coding - Python, JavaScript, PowerShell and/or Ruby
  • 2+ years of experience with software development lifecycle and release management
  • Experience in Site Reliability Engineering
  • Knowledge of RESTful APIs
  • Experience with GitHub and JIRA
  • Moderate expertise in infrastructure-as-code tools - Ansible, Terraform
  • Experience with containerization, e.g., Docker & Kubernetes. and server virtualization


Bonus Skills:


  • Public Cloud services and deployments (AWS, Azure)
  • Expertise with Kubernetes solutions – Rancher is a plus
  • Basic Windows/VMware system administration
  • Computer networking
  • Software security
  • Understanding of Scrum
  • Knowledge of Power BI and SQL DB



In addition, this position requires the following skillsets and attributes:


•    Ability to develop strong relationships with internal teammates and business partners
•    Strong communication skills required, along with an ability to manage, evaluate and prioritize

workload to accommodate and align with business objectives, security concerns, and cost.
•    Passion for continuous learning in IT infrastructure automation technologies
•    Ability to create a vision and convey the message in a persuasive manner




•    Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent


Job Function

Job Function: Information Technology



Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:

< 25%

Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable


Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


Colorado Springs, CO


Job ID : 47147 



Colorado pay range: MIN$78,120 MID $104,150 MAX $130,190

The level is based on experience, education, and skills. Most offers will be between the minimum and the midpoint of the Salary Range listed above.

Note: For other locations, pay ranges will vary by region


Keysight Results Bonus Program Eligible

US Employees may be eligible for the following benefits:

  • Medical, dental and vision
  • Health Savings Account
  • Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life, Accident, Disability insurance
  • Business Travel Accident and Business Travel Health
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Flexible Time Off, Paid Holidays
  • Paid Family Leave
  • Discounts, Perks
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Adoption Assistance
  • ESPP (Employee Stock Purchase Plan


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***Keysight is an Equal Opportunity Employer.***

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Keysight Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other protected categories under all applicable laws.


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