Python Networking Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Austin, TX

5 - 7 years experience  •  Consulting

$50K - $100K
Posted on 08/08/17 by Satnam Singh
Austin, TX
5 - 7 years experience
$50K - $100K
Posted on 08/08/17 by Satnam Singh

Job Title: Python Networking Developer

Location: Austin, Texas

Expected Duration of Project:8 Month(s)

Start Date: 07/17/2017

Interview Type: Webcam

Candidate must be US citizen or GC.

Job Description :

The Network Automation under the Business Enterprise Solutions team has an immediate need for a Python Developer with Network Automation background. 

We are looking for Python developers in the USA for Resource Adapter development on Ciena's Blue Planet SDN platform. The requirement is simple, resources should have strong development experience in Python with 5 – 8 or 8 to 10 years of experience, with exposure to SDN.

This position will play a key role in planning, designing, developing and implementing network adapters for network resource devices.  This individual must be able to read and understand written technical requirements and transform those requirements into scripts that will be efficient, consistent and reliable.

Basic Qualifications:

3-5+ years application development and implementation experience.

Minimum Qualifications:

3+ years of experience with automating software installation and configurations.

Experience developing in Python

Strong understanding of storage and networking

Experience with GitHub Napalm, SALT or NetMiko

Experience writing technical documentation

Strong analytical skills

Ability to take a lead role in complex projects.

Preferred Skills:

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Experience with Subversion or other source control software

Experience with Cisco or Juniper technologies

Experience with, Perl, Jython or any otherscripting/programming languages would be a plus. 

Daily Responsibilities:

Writes and executes automated test scripts and automation objects using Python/Open CAFÉ and other tools

Tests APIs, user interfaces, web services and/or web applications

Participates in test automation code reviews

Collaborates with other quality and development engineers to build, evolve, and maintain a scalable continuous build and deployment pipeline

Maintains and tracks works with daily check-ins to github and Version One or Jira.

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