**THIS IS A LONG-TERM, ON-GOING CONTRACT. THE POSITION WILL START REMOTE AND THEN SITE ON-SITE IN AUSTIN, TX (TENTATIVE START DATE FOR ON-SITE WORK IS SEPTEMBER 2021)
MUST HAVE AT LEAST 3 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN THE FOLLOWING:
- Python REST services
- Flask(REST) or Django Framework
- GIT source control
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What You Will Do
•Actively and consistently supports all efforts to simplify and enhance the client experience.
•Add new tests cases to the internal test suite to test services and resource adapters to provide quality assurance.
•Develop microservices, APIs, service templates that define the services (Fiber Internet Access, ELine, etc.) that we provide to our clients.
•Develop resource adapters that act as firmware drivers to the Network Devices (Cisco, Juniper, ADVA, RAD, etc.) that support the services that we provide to our clients.
•Check-in and review code in our GIT source control repositories.
•Deploy code to our development, QA, Staging and Production servers using our continuous integration and deployment pipeline platform.
•Test that new services are functioning as expected using our testing framework, and add new test cases to the test suite to continuously improve our quality assurance bar.
•Work in an Agile programming environment with an understanding of Agile sprints, standups, retrospectives, and planning sessions.
Required Keys for Success•Four years of Software Development
•Four years of Network Engineering
•Demonstrated ability to manage and execute on multiple, critical projects simultaneously
•Strong interpersonal and professional communication skills
•Understanding of Ethernet, IP and TDM based networks and architectures
•Understanding of routing protocols, network topologies and Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) Technical Specifications, command line interface
•Experience with a scaled agile framework, roles, and philosophy
•Understanding of software lifecycle and industry best practices for software development
•Must be client focused and service oriented
•Strong business planning and forecasting skills
•Strong analytic, organizational, and problem-solving skills
•Ability to analyze data and develop and present data-driven report
•Software development skills including Python, Git Source Control, Jenkins CI/CD, SQL, Web Services, MuleSoft, Docker,
•Network engineering skills including MEF CECP, MEF N, MEF SDN-NFV, CCIE, JNCIS, ONF SDN Associate
How You Will Stand Out from the Crowd
•Experience with Network Service Orchestration
•Four years of Agile (Scaled Agile Framework) experience
•Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience (required)
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