Sr.Devops Engineer

  • Middletown, NJ
  • Full-time

Company Description

Job Description

Who We Are:
Nexius is a technology solutions provider, integrating community-sourced, software-driven innovations, to create more intelligent networks, from inception to execution.  We are fearless liberators of network potential, agitating for the infinite network. 
 
 
Who We’re Looking For:
A Senior DevOps Engineer in NJ with a strong background in packaging and testing software and solutions.  You will have an opportunity to work with us in supporting one of the largest Telecom Service Provider in North America to launch new services using Virtualized Network Functions in cloud, powered by OpenStack.  These projects will transform the way they operate on a day to day basis.  If you are looking for a role that makes a big impact, this is it!
 
What You’ll Do:
  • Work with one of our most innovative customers to package and test software
  • Work with cutting edge technologies such as Network Function Virtualization (NFV), Software Defined Networking (SDN), OpenStack and Cloud
  • Draw from your expertise and train others on the project
  • Package and test the software solution 
  • Build automation, continuous integration, delivery and deployment
  • Test automation

Qualifications

The Qualities You Possess:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with different levels within the organization, as well as with the business and other technical teams.  You just get it, and are great at communicating it!
  • Excellent organizational skills.  Not saying you always have to have your pens lined up in a perfect line, but you have a talent for knowing what's going, what needs done next, and what the priorities are.
  • One of your strengths is keeping your cool in stressful situations, and sometimes do some of your very best work under pressure.
 
The Skills and Background You’ll Bring:
  • Minimum 9 years of related experience.
  • BS/MS in computer science or engineering degree
  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration
  • Extensive background in software packaging and testing skills
  • Strong skills required in: Angular JS, Chef, Jenkins, SWM, GUI development, Python/Unix
  • These additional skills are a plus: Experience with Ansible, Puppet or other deployment/provisioning tools; monitoring tools like NewRelic, Graphite, Nagios, Zabbix, etc.; Experience with centralized logging services (ELK, SumoLogic, Loggly, Splunk…)
 
Please Note: This job description is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties or skills and due to the changing nature of the job is subject to review and change at any time, with or without notice. This position is exempt based on the FLSA laws. Nexius uses E-verify and third party background check services during the hiring process. 


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