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Software Systems Engineer - III

Branchburg, New Jersey |
Job ID: 77516
Listed on 1/11/2018

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Job Summary: Software Systems Engineer


  • Provides systems engineering and design support for Network Function Virtualization (NFV) and network transformation, integrating network and software virtualization and orchestration to deliver new services faster and more reliably. 
  • Engineer networked data systems based on requirements gathered from a variety of sources, such as high-level design documents, systems and network standards, marketing requirements, and meetings with technical project personnel. 
  • Works on problems of moderate and varied complexity where analysis of data may require adaptation of standardized practices or precedent. 

Desired Skills/Experience:  

  • Experience designing or architecting complex networked data systems for high availability. 
  • Experience with multi-tiered applications (i.e., front-end, middleware, back-end or database). 
  • Experience incorporating virtualization technologies and techniques in such applications or architectures, preferably OpenStack Liberty and later, KVM hypervisor, and SR-IOV or Open vSwitch+DPDK. 
  • Systems admin experience with one or more enterprise Linux releases (preferably Red Hat Enterprise 7 or later). OpenStack administration certification preferred. 
  • Linux scripting or programming, preferably Python or Perl. 
  • Relational or NoSQL Database administration or integration, such as Oracle RDBMS, MongoDB, or Hadoop/HBASE. LDAP experience also good. 
  • SAN and NAS Storage, experience with ceph or OpenStack Cinder volume management preferred. 
  • IPv6 experience is required. 
  • Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP networking from both the host and network perspective is required. 
  • Experience configuring multi-homed server systems with redundancy and failover. 
  • IP filtering and firewalls. 
  • Knowledge of load balancers a plus. 
  • Knowledge of BGP routing a plus. 
  • Knowledge of SDN technologies and products a plus. 
  • LTE Evolved Packet Core 
  • IMS or VOIP 
  • DNS 
  • Diameter 
  • HTTP 
  • TLS/SSL 
  • XML 
  • REST 
  • Visio or equivalent for technical diagrams 
  • GitHub or equivalent