Cyber Range Architect

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Job Title: Cyber Range Architect
Location: Augusta University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 217726

Minimum Requirements Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science or IT/Cyber related field and two years' experience working in Linux environments in large enterprise deployments.Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Ability to maintain confidentialityMust have working experience with PythonExcellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skillsExperience working on a large/enterprise OpenStack deploymentProficient in Microsoft Office and other computer software/databasesConfiguration management tool experience (such as Ansible, Saltstack, Puppet, Chef or other)Experience using git and code repositories and implementing application, network and data link layer protocols, such as TCP/IP, DNS and HTTP/S.Preferred
  • At least one year experience working in network underlays
  • Certifications in any of the following: RedHat, Cisco, Juniper, GIAC or LPI
  • Two years' experience in sizing, optimizing, and deploying the hardware required to run Ceph and OpenStack
Responsibilities The Cyber Range Architect will be responsible to work with, train, and guide others in the installation, configuration, administration and troubleshooting of Redhat OpenStack on the Georgia Cyber Range. The position will actively maintain code, file bug reports, patch and maintain systems, write documentation, and provide troubleshooting support for the deployment. The duties include, but are not limited to:
    Work with, train, and guide others in the installation, configuration, administration and troubleshooting of a OpenStack deployment with Ceph for storage. This includes working with OpenStack architecture components to include (but not limited to) dashboard, compute, block storage, networking, image services, object storage, orchestration and identify services.Oversee and lead in the maintenance of design and implementations of Spine/Leaf connectivity, L2/L3 setup on leading vendor networking equipment leveraging configuration management tools, security appliance management and configuration and 1Pv6 Networking. The position will also work with software defined networking, particularly as related to the various ml2 neutron plugins and the underlay/overlay networking model.Contribute to the code, documentation, and support of the deployment. This may include travel to and participation in training and events.Collaborate with IT Security to implement cloud-related security and compliance policies. Within the OpenStack infrastructure, provide user access roles, standards, and work with template deployments to meet customers' needs.Implement DevOps business practices particularly with regards to applying the software development lifecycle to system management (github flow, Cl/CD, etc.). Use git as a documentation repository in conjunction with a system management/configuration tool, such as Ansible, Saltstack, Puppet, Chef or other.Perform and document for Root Cause Analysis including providing recommendations to prevent reoccurrence of the issue. The position will be responsible for clearly describing an issue, a root cause and next steps to multiple audiences (both technical and nontechnical). This will include the use of Python to debug stack traces in the various OpenStack projects and assist in identifying and applying patches. 4000597

    Flexible work options available to include remote working opportunities.


    Perform all other related duties/tasks as assigned.

Shift/Salary Shift: Days/M-F 4000597640005976Pay Grade: 27Flexible work options available to include remote working opportunities. Salary: $92,682/Annually - $148,314/Annually Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position Recruitment Period: 12/11/2019 - Until FilledConditions of Employment All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review prior to starting with Augusta University.Equal Employment Opportunity Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.Other Information This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success." Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.




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Posted: 12/28/2020
Application Due: 2/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time