SAP Fieldglass - Automation Engineer (IT Architecture Specialist) Job in Naperville, Illinois

Requisition ID: 126585

Work Area: Information Technology

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

Job Description: Automation Engineer

What We Do:

Fieldglass, an SAP company, provides a cloud-based Vendor Management System (VMS) to manage contingent workforce and services procurement programs. More than 300 customers leverage Fieldglass to gain visibility into their external workforces, including contingent labor, services managed through Statements of Work and independent contractors while optimizing spend, quality, compliance and efficiency.

What Sets Us Apart:

Fieldglass was “born cloud”. As one of the forerunners of today’s highly successful cloud delivery model, Fieldglass has been a Software-as-a-Service application since its start. At a time when many buyers were using behind-the-firewall ERP applications to manage their non-employee workforce, this VMS industry first is now the industry standard.

Some of our attributes include:

  • We are the VMS market leader in global spend and in March 2014 were named the top company in our industry by Forrester Research.

  • Not only an industry leader but a thought leader - Fieldglass keeps customers up to date with VMS industry knowledge on our ‘From the Field’ blog, FUSE User Exchange and social media accounts.

  • We work with the world’s leading companies, including AIG, Verizon, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson & Johnson, CVS/Caremark, United Airlines, Panasonic, Rio Tinto, Monsanto, and many, many more.

  • We are now part of SAP, a market leading enterprise application software company, helping companies of all sizes and industries run simple.

Company Culture:

Fieldglass encourages an open door policy and a collaborative office environment. Team members across all departments can easily meet together in any of our open office layouts. Those with an entrepreneurial and can-do attitude keep Fieldglass at the top of its industry. Traditional perks include casual dress, generous paid time off, charitable activities, stocked kitchens, great healthcare coverage and more!

(Information Technology – Automation Engineer):

The IT Architecture Automation Specialist is responsible for bringing mundane day to day manual IT operations to an automated platform. The automation will primarily be focused around Microsoft technologies, but not limited to Microsoft technologies. Cloud technologies will also be a required working platform.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Fully prepared to support various programming languages with a focus on Microsoft PowerShell

  • Recognition of processes that require automation

  • Implementation of production systems into cloud based architecture(s)

  • Engage in cloud services to support production systems

  • Serve as IT support surrounding implemented automated solutions

  • Create, manage, and maintain automation process documentation

  • Implement deployment process leveraging Windows Desired State Configuration Manager

We’re Looking For:

  • Fieldglass is looking for candidates that have a Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer or Information Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Management Information Systems or related course of study.

  • Excellent understanding of Windows PowerShell or other object orientated programming language

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Creative and analytical approach to solving complex problems

  • Ability to work in a team environment and independency

  • Experience supporting Azure, AWS or other cloud based technologies

  • Perform troubleshooting analysis

  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 – 2012 R2

  • Experience to Windows 2016 Nano server

  • Familiarity in Virtualization technologies – Vmware preferred

  • Strong work ethic, attention to detail and problem solving

  • Familiarity with Linux operating system

  • Experience with Windows Desired State Configuration Manager

  • Experience with Windows Active Directory architect

  • Experience with Remote Desktop Services


To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

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