Ethernet Data Center Interconnect Cloud services Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Matawan, NJ

Less than 5 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/05/17 by Emily Russo
Matawan, NJ
Less than 5 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/05/17 by Emily Russo

Job Title: Ethernet Data Center Interconnect Cloud services Engineer - Direct Hire / Full Time / Perm

Job Location: Matawan, NJ

Job Type: Full Time / Perm / Direct Hire + Benefits

Job Description:

  • This position is in the in Technology, Network and Service Evolution Team (Future Engineering – Ethernet and Cloud Enablement).
  • The primary purpose of the role is to evaluate and qualify technologies, services and equipment platforms to enable best in class Ethernet services in an International and Metro environment.
  • The team also works on emerging Ethernet-related technologies, especially those applicable to data center interconnect and cloud services.

Related Experience includes:

  • Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or a related field plus 3 years of experience in a related occupation.
  • PhD is a plus.
  • Strong software development skills in C++, Java, Python, other functional languages
  • Strong knowledge and hands on experience with Linux operating systems.
  • Knowledge of cloud architecture and cloud environment.
  • Knowledge of   Server & Network Virtualization
  • Knowledge of Layer 2 network design and standards, including EthernetWANtechnologies, VPLS, 802.1x and 802.3xx.
  • Knowledge of traditional telecommunications and data networks including DWDM, SONET/SDH and IP/MPLS.
  • Understanding of MEF services such as EPL/EVPL, ETREE/EVTREE and ELAN/EVLAN.
  • Hands-on experience developing Layer 2 or 3 based services requirements for networkengineering and OSS developers.
  • Familiarity with modeling language such as Yang, Tosca, etc.
  • Familiarity with web service development on common open source webserver platforms.
  • Professional attitude, excellent written and verbal skills, good planning and organizational skills and be able to produce deliverable documentation
  • Good analytical skills.

The successful candidate will work on the following tasks:

  • Explore new EthernetTechnologies (SDN, NFV, DCI, Cloud orchestration, etc.)
  • Support proof-of-concepts with vendors and customers and provide target architecture for platform evolution
  • Define NE requirements for RFP/RFI if needed, evaluate/qualify equipment.
  • Define network solution that will satisfy service requirements and document network and service architecture and requirements.
  • Support the service from inception, through testing, to deployment.
  • Support OSS Integration for FMS & PMS, support and validate IT design.
  • Work on developing architectural and OSS solution requirement for management of Ethernet and DCI and cloud services
  • Work with OpenStack cloud environment as part of the team in the Ethernet, Data Center Interconnect and Cloud Center of Excellence Lab in Wall, NJ
  • Deploy/Configure/Manage OpenStack cloud in x86 servers.
  • Write necessary Python scripts OR build python application to deploy/move VMs from one cloud to another.
  • Deploy/Configure VNFs in open cloud environment.
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