Responsibilities

As part of the SDN/NFV technology lab team, this position will be responsible for new technology integration and deployment of SDN-NFV platforms and virtualized applications that support services across a variety of voice, data, and video services networks.

This includes:

  • Collaborating with key partners to develop and implement SDN/NFV roadmap
  • Building and maintaining SDN/NFV test environments
  • Platform and VNF/application security validation
  • Supporting VNF/application testing and integration efforts
  • Identifying, analyzing, and correcting VNF/application interoperability issues
  • Collaborating with IT and Operations to ensure linkage to Service Assurance
  • Driving standardization and implementation of automation and tools
  • Champion for promoting and implementing SDN-NFV technologies
  • Evolving network integration efforts and testing methods
  • Accelerating continuous integration/delivery, DevOps, and other approaches that will help simplify processes and drive improvements in time to market

Qualifications

Must Have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree.  Computer Science or Computer Engineering preferred.
  • Programming aptitude.  Working knowledge of Python and Ansible languages preferred.
  • Knowledge of data networking with a focus on network security and protocols.
  • Knowledge of Linux, open source virtualization and Internet security.
  • Passion for learning and applying technology.
  • Excellent communications, interpersonal, organizational, problem solving, presentation, and multi-objective skills.
  • Strong critical thinking and attention to detail skills.

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • Knowledge of Red Hat and/or Mirantis OpenStack.  Certifications highly desirable.