Randstad Open Stack Developer/Administrator in Lowell, Massachusetts
Open Stack Developer/Administrator
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
NetNumber, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Senior OpenStack Engineer/Administrator, located in the Greater Lowell, MA area.
This is a hands-on position that requires a candidate who is comfortable in a fast paced, focused, agile software engineering environment. Responsibilities include working with a team of engineers to verify NetNumber solutions - high speed, carrier grade IP and SS7 network based applications for TITAN products.
Establish a solution test environment - servers, OS and OpenStack for verifying TITAN products.
Owns all technical aspects of platform design and configuration.
Work with, train, and guide others in the installation, configuration, administration, and troubleshooting of OpenStack.
Understand OpenStack ecosystem, engage in discussions with the OpenStack community, implement best practices.
Troubleshoot encountered issues and provide solutions.
Drive consensus on the evaluation, selection, and adoption for new product introduction and methodology.
Desired Skills and Experience:
BSCS/MSCS in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent experience
The successful candidate must have:
Excellent written and communications skills
5+ years of in a Software Development role (specific to networking)
2+ years of hands-on experience with OpenStack (Mitaka, Liberty, Kilo) and related projects of OVS, Heat, Fuel, Murano, OpenDaylight, OpenContrail; Hypervisors (ESXi, KVM); NFV orchestration
Knowledge about OpenStack Services: Nova, Neutron, Keystone, Swift, Cinder, Glance, Horizon, Ceilometer, Heat
Knowledge of software development life cycle including basic knowledge of programming languages like (Python, Perl, Java, C)
Hands-on experience with Linux administration
Hands-on experience with IP Networking
Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills
This position requires a self-starter that can function both independently and as part of a team.