Tejar.pk is looking for an experienced, professional and disciplined “Openstack Engineer”
Age: - years
Experience: - years
Qualification: No Degree required, Computer Science preferred.
Salary: K- K
Job Timings: Monday –Friday ( : AM- : PM)
Openstack Engineer is responsible for planning, installation, support and continuous improvement for the IaaS platforms that support Affirmed Networks Next Generations Cloud based platforms with a focus on Openstack. Candidates must be well versed in Openstack to provide a state-of-the-art agile workflow. The candidate must be able to juggle multiple short- and long-term tasks by assessing priorities and adjusting as needed. Excellent verbal and written communications skills and ability to work with developers, Release Engineers, and across teams. A self-starter and independent worker is required.
This Job opening is a full-time position with responsibilities for deploying and managing an enterprise Openstack cloud environment and includes the role of defining, planning, and documenting the architecture and solutions for new cloud products. Installation, configuration and operate Openstack and Openstack High Availability.
Solid Linux system administration and troubleshooting skills.
Good understanding of networking technologies and protocols.
Excellent understanding of Linux networking stack and tools.
Working experience with configuration management frameworks (e.g., Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Jenkins).
Knowledge of virtualization platforms (KVM/XEN/LXC/VMWare) and understanding of the pros and cons of different types of virtualization.
Extensive scripting and programming experience (e.g., Shell, Python, Perl).
Working experience with Openstack and/or Cloudstack, VMWare vDirector or other cloud management frameworks (deployment, configuration, operations).
Experience with orchestration frameworks for cluster management (SaltStack, mCollective).
Knowledge of open-source storage solutions and distributed file systems.
Experience working with Linux HA stack: pacemaker, corosync, keepalived
Good understanding of network gear and ability to configure switches and routers from different manufacturers
Good understanding of server hardware and experience deploying and configuring servers include IPMI/DRAC/ILO, Bios, Raid, etc.
+ years’ experience specifically focused on enterprise virtualization or cloud.
Experience supporting a large scale, elastic, highly available cloud environment.
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) or ability to achieve in an agreed upon timeframe.
Deep understanding of the OpenStack project ecosystem and hands-on OpenStack development / coding experience.
Experience with Heat orchestration engine and delivering IaaS and PaaS offerings within OpenStack.
Good experience with Neutron and solid networking fundamentals (e.g. SDN)
Knowledge of multiple hypervisor technologies (e.g. KVM, ESXi, Xen, Hyper-V)
Experience with various information security control frameworks, best practice standards, regulatory requirements, industry requirements for information security and IT related compliance requirements including FedRAMP and ISO .
Solutions sales mentality in an environment with multiple products and services.
Ability to quickly learn new technologies and work independently with minimal supervision.
Openstack Planning, Installation, maintenance and continuous improvement.
Operational, Performance, and Usage monitoring with tools like Cloud Forms or similar.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Enterprise Networking Components and hardware.
HP/Dell and other Hardware platforms
SAN and NAS storage
Linux Systems administration
DevOps methodology and implementation
AWS/Azure/Google Cloud for augmentation and cloud bursting
Note: This is a Karachi based position and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.