Configuration Management Specialist


Configuration Management Specialist


  • The ideal candidate for this position is able to perform technical tasks including application deployment, application configuration, server operating system management, cloud infrastructure and automation.
  • The candidate’s responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
  • Application configuration management
  • Identity and access management
  • Patching of Operating System and other software
  • Identify and respond to opportunities for improvement within the system
  • Log management and analysis
  • System performance optimization and tuning
  • Monitor system health and respond to incidents as they occur
  • CGI is not able to sponsor international hires for this role.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline
  • 8 or more years of experience in the IT industry
  • Practical experience with Infrastructure-as-Code systems
  • Working knowledge of container orchestration systems
  • Working knowledge of container runtimes
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Linux server operating systems
  • Working knowledge of Java application servers
  • Working knowledge of cloud environments (Platform-as-a-Service and Infrastructure-as-a-Service)
  • Knowledge of basic networking principles (IP, TCP)
  • Experience with the following technologies required: Kubernetes, Microsoft Azure (ARM Templates, Virtual Machines, Azure Monitor), Apache Tomcat, Internet Information Server, Apache HTTPD.
  • Positive, can-do attitude, and desire to contribute in various means to team success.
  • Confident communication skills with management, internal team members, and customers.
  • Ability to work independently within a dynamic team environment
  • Ability to quickly identify, research, and resolve issues as they arise.

Desired Qualifications

Experience desired but not required:

  • Microsoft Azure
  • Azure Kubernetes Services,
  • Azure KeyVault
  • Azure Application Gateway
  • Blob storage
  • Private Endpoints
  • Bicep, Ansible
  • PowerShell Core, Desired State Configuration
  • NGINX HTTP server
  • Working knowledge of backup management solutions such as Azure Backup
  • Azure Active Directory

Certifications desired but not required:

  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Developer Associate
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate
  • Microsoft Certified: DevOps Engineer Expert
  • Kubernetes and Cloud Native Associate
  • Certified Kubernetes Administrator
  • Certified Kubernetes Application Developer

  • Experience with government infrastructure management will strongly benefit a candidate.

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: October 19, 2021
Application Deadline: December 20, 2021