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Software Systems Engineer - III


Branchburg, NJ

Posted on Mar 13, 2018

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.

Systems Design:
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 Management & Administration:
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.

Telecommunications technologies:
LTE Evolved Packet Core


Required Tools:
Visio or equivalent for technical diagrams
GitHub or equivalent

Works on problems of moderate and varied complexity where analysis of data may require adaptation of standardized practices or precedent. Acts independently to identify and select appropriate methodologies. Work customarily and regularly (50% of time or more) requires the exercise of discretion and independent judgment. Normally receives general instructions on non-routine work assignments. Requires additional instructions and frequent guidance on new assignments. Decisions are made independently. Assigned multiple tasks or projects are generally reviewed after completion. Contact is typically coordinative in nature and involves exchanging detailed technical information. May deal with both internal and external contacts. Demonstrates working knowledge in job-related functional area and of the business. Bachelor's degree, or equivalent. 7-10 years of experience

GDH Consulting, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran’s status or any other category protected by law. In addition to federal law requirements, GDH Consulting, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities and/or employees. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, benefits and training.