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Applies advanced engineering and network principles, theories,
concepts and technologies to solve unusually complex problems and
The Main Responsibilities
Leads the development, evaluation and implementation of new and
innovative principles, processes and applications.
Exercises considerable latitude in decision-making under limited
consultative direction toward predetermined long-range targets.
Analyzes complex local and wide area network systems and/or
customer network environment, including planning, designing,
evaluating, selecting operating systems and protocol suites and
configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges and
Resolves difficult interoperability problems to obtain operation
across all platforms.
Configures systems to user environments.
Supports acquisition and implementation of hardware and software
as well as subcontractor services. Regarded as subject matter
expert in applied research, development, and design of new
Acts as primary consultant to leadership detailing the technical
requirements and specifications necessary to obtain solutions.
May act as a technical project leader or provide work leadership
for lower level employees.
Excludes those with full supervisory responsibilities.
Requires limited direction and guidance with most tasks.
What We Look For in a Candidate
Consulting Level Bachelor's degree preferred but not required.
Typically with 8+ years of experience.
6+ years of experience with Master's Degree.
Container orchestration frameworks/technologies - Kubernetes,
Docker, Calico, Ngnix, Istio, Consul, Rook, Prometheus, Grafana,
Cloud Engineering in Amazon Web Services, Azure Cloud, Google
Cloud Platform using CloudFormation, Azure ARM templates,
Distributes Data platforms/technologies - Cloudera, DataStax,
MongoDB, Couchbase Confluent Kafka, Solr Cloud, Talend, Tibco,
Infrastructure Automation pipelines using DevOps tools/
technologies like Ansible, Salt Stack, GitHub, Jenkins, Nexus,
Full lifecycle API Management technologies like Google Apigee
Gateway, CA API Gateway
Hardware and Software load-balancing and routing using F5 and
Citrix NetScaler traffic manager, Fabio, Azul, Apache Web
Middleware technologies – Oracle WebLogic, Apache Tomcat,
Tuxedo, RedHat JBOSS
OS / Misc. technologies - VMware ESX, Linux, Windows, Solaris,
Requisition #: 225852
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