DevOps Cloud Engineer

  • Austin, TX
  • 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:
Nexius is currently seeking to hire DevOps Cloud Engineers to join our Technology Services Team in Austin, TX to support one of our mobile service provider customers. If you have built private cloud instances; if you have deployed virtual network functions on those clouds and better yet if you know how to automate these processes, we’d love to talk to you.
What You’ll Do:
  • Deploy network functions as virtual machines running on hypervisors
  • Deep troubleshooting skills that involves analysis of logs, traffic trace, configuration data, automation tools to resolve issues until end-to-end systems are functioning
  • Use and recommend automation tools that would allow simplifying the operations of the environment being built and maintained
  • Maintain an accurate picture of existing server, storage, networking software and hardware and virtual environments to support scaling against various project requirements


The Qualities You Possess:
  • Being a team player in the truest sense, with an ability to work with colleagues across different time zones
  • A work ethic to drive projects and tasks to finish on time, overcoming any obstacles along the way
  • A desire to take the initiative, seizing opportunities when you see them
The Skills and Background You’ll Bring:
  • Minimum of 8 years System Administration experience
  • In depth knowledge of IP/Ethernet networking and UNIX systems
  • Common server and blade system hardware configuration and management
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • UNIX shell and Python or Perl scripting expertise is essential
  • Virtualization experience with open source software, specifically with OpenStack
  • Wireless telecommunications domain knowledge is a plus
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar
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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