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OpenStack Engineer w/ Version Kilo - Philadelphia, PA
Ref No.: 17-01170
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Job Title: OpenStack Engineer w/ Version Kilo
Job Location: Philadelphia, PA
Position Type:  Contract
Pay Rate:  $59/hr. on W2
US Citizen, Green Card and GC EAD only.

Job Description
  1. Build out, upgrade, and production support of the Comcast Elastic Cloud (CEC).
  2. Advance the state of the CEC to promote greater operational awareness, use of automation, availability, performance, and utilization of the cloud platform.
  3. Work within a team environment of 10-12 engineers on the CEC SRE team and with application development teams to initiate and deliver improvements.
  4. Production support may require after-hours response and remediation.
Technical Must-Haves:
  1. Hands-on experience with OpenStack in an SRE role for greater than one year and with OpenStack version Kilo or later.
  2. Hands-on experience with Ansible. Experience with OpenStack Ansible a plus.
  3. Solid UNIX system administration experience.
  4. Understanding of infrastructure-as-code.
  5. Understanding of DevOps concepts.
  6. Understanding of large-scale distributed systems.
Soft skills:
Intellectual curiosity and a demonstrated appetite to improve current conditions, specifically in the area of large-scale server management.