Job Description :
DXC Technology is looking for a Openstack Cloud Engineer to join ITO organization based in Pomezia site.
The candidate will be responsible for installation, configuration and support of cloud based infrastructure using DXC best practices.
Reporting into the Italy Cloud & Platform organization, the Cloud engineer applies his / her knowledge to solve complex business issues.
Capable of consulting, designing, testing, implementing, managing capability requirements, and integrating of Cloud solutions into varied environments.
The candidate will work in a team of architects, infrastructure engineers, developers participating on the technical design, modeling, coding, testing and release of the automated cloud solutions to production.
Minimal skill required
Strong and solid background in GNU / Linux Operating System administration skills (3+years)
Experience supporting a large / medium / small scale, elastic, highly available cloud environment
Knowledge of the OpenStack project ecosystem and hands-on Openstack development / coding experience (Openstack Canonical preferred)
Solid and proven experience with orchestration engine and delivering IaaS and PaaS offerings within Openstack
3+ years of experience with software development, especially in Linux environment with one or more of the following languages - Java, C++, Perl, Python, Bash, PowerShell
Experience developing solutions with configuration / automation management tools such as Puppet, Ansible or Chef.
Experience with monitoring and usage collection tools such as Nagios Zabbix and Ceilometer
At least 1 year experience with proven expertise in application containerization management with Dockers.
Container orchestration with Docker Swarm or Kubernetes
Architecting end to end CI / CD solutions using popular Platforms like Jenkins or GitLab
Strong experience in Source code repositories like Git and SVN
Understanding of Windows, Linux, Networking, TCP-IP, Routing, Switching, Firewalls, Load balancers and other infrastructure components
Understanding of Microservice Architecture and REST based implementation of APIs
Experience designing and using web services APIs (RESTful, SOAP)
Knowledge of Big data processing, (i.e., Apache Kafka, Storm, Hadoop, Spark etc).
Experience with any of following is a plus :
Virtualization and / or Cloud : vCenter, Amazon AWS, MS Azure, Google Compute, etc.
Cloud Orchestration / Management Platforms, VMware vRealize suite (vRA, vRO), HP CSA, ScalR, RedHat CloudForms
Participation and contribution to Open Source projects
Task Automation and Software Distribution Tools (HP Server Automation (HPSA), SCCM or equivalent solutions), IBM Big-Fix
Reporting / Analytics (Business Objects, HP Autonomy, HP Vertica, HP Operations Analytics, Qlikview, Hadoop or equivalent solutions)
Education and Certification
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or equivalent
ITIL Foundations certification preferred
Certified Openstack Admistration preferred
Docker Certified Associate preferred
Linux Foundation Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) preferred
Must have fluent and excellent written / spoken English language