Infrastructure Cloud Engineer (Must be a US Citizen)

Richardson, TX
Apr 06, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
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Institution Type
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Job Description

Required Security Clearance:
Qualified applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain TS\SCI with SSBI Security Clearance required.

Summary of Position:
Infrastructure Cloud Engineer responsible for defining, designing, and delivering a distributed automated platform for compute and storage infrastructure by providing custom automation services for feature deployment in a large high performance cloud environment. Engineer will design and support cloud-based solution using PaaS and Iaas and will work with OpenStack, KVM, RHEL, and SLES products and virtualization APIs of AWS. Engineer responsibilities will include designing, implementing, administering and supporting a large-scale high performance cloud.


•Experience with OpenStack

•Experience with configuration management - Chef required

•Experience with orchestration - Ansible

•Experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery using Jenkins and Chef

•Experience with administration of Linux and Windows Servers(Red Hat or SLES preferred)

•Experience in systems programming with understanding of programming concepts and development/scripting skills using Ruby, Python, Go, PowerShell, Java with the ability to pick up any language quickly

•Experience in deploying and managing virtualization technologies (KVM, Xen)

•Experience with Software Development Practices

•Experience with Virtualization APIs - AWS, Rackspace, Openstack

•Experience with System Monitoring - Nagios, Icinga, Sensu

•A working knowledge of Openstack internals, code, and upstream process. Well versed with core components like Nova, Neutron, Cinder, Glance, and Keystone

•Excellent troubleshooting skills for infrastructure, application, and database errors for performance issues. Must be able to analyze stack traces and pinpoint errors at the code level

•Understanding of web and API protocols (HTTp, SOAP, REST)

Position Requirements:

•Experience developing for Chef or Ansible

•Strong Ruby, Python, or Java skills

•Understanding of OpenStack

•Understanding of Containers: Docker, Mesos, Kubernetes

•4 years of work related experience

Required Education:

A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Physics, or related Engineering field and 4 years of experience. An Associate's Degree in Engineering related field with 8 years of experience (2 yrs for MS/MA, 0 yrs experience for PhD, 12 yrs without BS/BA.)

Company Description
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is a leader in intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; advanced cyber solutions; weather and environmental solutions; information-based solutions for law enforcement and homeland security; and training, logistics, engineering, product support, and operational support services and solutions for the mission support, homeland security, space, civil aviation, counter-proliferation and counter-terrorism markets. IIS, which operates at nearly 551 sites in 80 countries, is headquartered in Dulles, VA. and generated $6 billion in 2014 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- both in the marketplace and in the workplace. We strive to hire individuals who reflect our communities and proactively embrace diversity and inclusion in order to advance our culture, develop our employee and leaders, and grow our marketshare with our clients.

Richardson, TX


Wed, 5 Apr 2017 11:36:23 PDT