Software Systems Engineer (Network Automation)

RESPONSIBILITIES

 
  • Provide technical support to pre-sales and post-sales team on API capabilities of Juniper JUNOS, NorthStar Controller, Contrail, Junos Space, or any relevant 3rdparty SDN/NFV orchestration software.
  • Provide technical support to pre-sales and post-sales team on capabilities of common network automation tools such as Ansible/Chef/Puppet, Jinja2/ERB, Shell script, etc.
  • Perform network automation related project design, rollout, application architecture, workflow, development, testing, implementation, etc.
  • Perform Proof of Concept (POC) testing on network automation applications.
  • Share and influence software engineering best practice to the team and customers.
  • Perform engineering support activities remotely or onsite.
  • Develop and maintain network automation tools/scripts that can improve efficiency in network operations, increase speed and accuracy of network changes and assist in diagnosis and remediation of advanced network issues

  

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or related technical field.
  • Preferably experience in software development.
  • Proficiency in computer science fundamentals such as object-oriented design, data structures and algorithm design.
  • Working knowledge of networking technologies, in particular IP Routing (BGP, OSPF, ISIS, VRRP, HSRP, etc), IP services (such as DHCP, NAT/PAT, ACL, IP SLA, etc), and enterprise services (Optimization, Firewall, UTM, Load Balancer, Deep Packet Inspection, etc).
  • Able to take a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully deployed in production is considered a plus.
  • Advanced software engineering skills, including the ability to write expert-level, maintainable and robust code considered a plus.
  • Highly autonomous, detail oriented and possess excellent written and communication skills. o Able to work flexi hours (even after office hours when required).
  • Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources.
  • Preferably with good knowledge and hands on experience in any of the following areas:
  • Proficiency in at least one of the modern programming languages such as Java or Python.
  • Proficiency in at least one of the network automation tools, such as Ansible, Chef, and Puppet.
  • Proficiency in Linux/Unix system configuration, administration, and shell scripting.
  • Working knowledge of OpenStack, virtualization and container preferred.
  • Understanding of one or more common API and data schema of networking elements, controllers, and orchestrators, such as RESTful, NETCONF, JSON/XML, YANG and OpenConfig.

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