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05 Mar 2014
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IT Consulting

Job Title

OpenStack/Cloud Consultant

Multiple requirements requirement:

ü  OpenStack  Engineer

ü  OpenStack Architect


Multiple Location [Remote Work]


13 months + With high Possibility of  Extension up to 3 to 5 years

Job Description

Skills: OpenStack, Cloud, Network, Infrastructure, VPN

1.      OpenStack/Cloud Architect (3; Strong experts and lead architects; 12+ years experience)

·                 Experience in creating high-level design by mapping and selecting different OpenStack components to user requirements by working with other senior architects and business personnel

·                 Experience and familiarity with different OpenStack vendor distributions (e.g.Redhat, HP, Mirantis, CISCO) to evaluate them against requirements

·                 Create detailed designs for OpenStack-based cloud implementations

·                 Propose integration approach with existing services and applications -using REST APIs and leading/mentoring Ruby/Python/Jenkins  developers.

·                 Perform capacity planning for the cloud and provide hardware recommendations for OpenStack compute, storage (Swift)

·                 Work with engineering teams to validate implementation details

·                 Hands-on experience with Hypervisors and Software defined Storage and Network

·                 Knowledge of resource pools and availability zones

·                 Hands-on experience with Open Source frameworks (e.g., CloudFoundry, Cloudify, OpenShift, Hadoop)

·                 Configuration management frameworks (e.g., Puppet, Chef)

·                 Knowledge of OpenStack metering, multi-tenancy, Security groups, virtual networks and network topologies

·                 Knowledge of scheduling compute and volume requests,  Image management and recovery mechanisms

·                 Knowledge on multiple storage backend and volume drivers

·                 Experience in integrating OpenStack with IBM SCO and experience with VMware vCloud Director are strong plus

·                 Experience with SuperMicro, Quanta and Dell servers and NetApp storage is a strong plus.


2.      Senior OpenStack/Cloud Server Engineer (3)

·                 Strong experience in OpenStack compute and storage component with in-depth understanding of the features and limitations of server hardware from multiple vendors to support Ubuntu, KVM and OpenSatck

·                 Good understanding of datacenter architectures and hands-on experience in designing, installing, monitoring and managing large multi-tenant infrastructures

·                 Evaluate SuperMicro hardware for usage as Swift node

·                 Evaluate Quanta RackGo for usage as high density compute node

·                 Evaluate Dell hardware for usage as compute node (if hardware available)

·                 Performance analysis (stress testing, CPU, memory, disk, network)

·                 Setup instructions for Ubuntu 12.04

·                 BIOS feature evaluation

·                 Hardware configurability via API/automation

·                 Available heat and power metrics under varied load scenarios