DevOps Engineer

Mitel Networks Corporation   •  

Plano, TX

Industry: Telecommunications.


5 - 7 years

Posted 178 days ago

This job is no longer available.

To enable the successful interaction with developers around their applications and environments, you will have a full understanding of our full product portfolio and be able to enable best practices which will be shared across the team.

Secondary functions will be to provide training on your specs and configuration management best practices to other engineers. Must work well within a team environment, and have strong documentation skills.

Experience operating in a distributed, highly available, multi-tenancy environment. You should have solid knowledge of Linux Systems with an innate ability to troubleshoot issues in a complex, multi-tier architecture. We are looking for an individual that wants to be part of our infrastructure/development process and able to provide input on the future execution of environments with a strong emphasis on security, scalability and resiliency.


  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools
  • Ability to code and script
  • Experience with systems and IT operations
  • Comfort with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment
  • Strong grasp of automation tools
  • Data management skills
  • A strong focus on business outcomes
  • Comfort with collaboration, open communication and reaching across functional border


  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Solid Systems Engineering and Operations experience
  • Excellent system-level design ability
  • Solid knowledge of Linux systems
  • Familiarity with data transfer protocols (http(s), REST, SOAP, thrift, etc.)
  • Scripting/development expertise with Ruby, Python, Perl / Shell
  • Core IP services (DNS, DHCP, LDAP, NTP)
  • Advanced experience with storage subsystem technologies
  • Understanding of distributed file systems
  • Experience with one or more of:
  • Private Cloud virtualization (OpenStack, VMware)
  • Public Cloud virtualization (AWS, RackSpace, etc.)
  • Standard web platforms (PostgreSQL, NGINX, HAProxy)
  • Networking (L2/L3)
  • Configuration Management Systems (Chef, Puppet, CFEngine, etc.)
  • Network monitoring systems (Nagios, Zabbix, Zenoss, Sensu, etc.)
  • Prior experience in an internet-facing technical operations role with SLA obligations
  • Ability to successfully work with Cloud systems (Rackspace, EC2)
  • Strong scripting ability in Lua, Perl and/or Python
  • Experience with open source VoIP platforms (asterisk, FreeSWITCH)
  • Understanding of any of the following technologies:
  • Ceph
  • Docker, or any other container technology
  • Mesos
  • Kafka
  • Understanding of message queuing systems and protocols
  • Understanding of Column Family Datastore (Cassandra, Hbase)
  • Security compliance history
  • A mechanical keyboard


  • Bachelor’s degree in related technology discipline or equivalent
  • 5 - 7 years experience in complex cloud environment