Cultivate a deep understanding for the Cloud and become a key contributor to the core private cloud team. Support and implement Cisco customer requirements in one or more of the following areas: Monitoring, Network, Compute, Storage, Bare Metal as a Service, Installers, and any other platform customization needed. Participate in OpenStack Operators community to share best practices and understand production deployment challenges/solutions. Document best practices with white papers and presentations.
4-6 years direct, hands-on experience building large scale web or cloud architectures with significant depth around design, implementation. Software development background, including Open Source frameworks.
Versed in agile methodologies (SCRUM, etc.).
Minimum 3 years of Software and IP Networking experience
Minimum 2 years of experience with OpenStack or AWS or VMWare ESXi
Minumum 2 years of experience in coding and handling services through docker
Have coded extensively in Python; Exposure to Ansible working with Playbooks is preferred
At least 2 years of experience with Linux
BS Computer Science, MS preferred
The ideal candidate will have knowledge and skills in the following areas:
Familiarity with datacenter architectures and the different flavors
Knowledgeable about Service Provider Network architectures
Exposure to NFV based solutions, Service Orchestration
Experience with Cloud Management technologies such as OpenStack, Ansible, Docker
Excellent knowledge of Agile Methodologies with relevant experience in all phases of a Product Life Cycle
Ability to present to senior level executives both inside and outside the company
Ability to work independently with only minimal management oversight.
Excellent written, oral and presentation skills along with superior interpersonal skills
Flexibility in a fast paced, ever-changing, deadline-driven environment
Cisco Systems, Inc.