Python Developer / Openstack

for enterprise project solutions group in houston, TX

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Skills:
Openstack, Python, Cloud 
Location:
houston, TX
Area Code:
281 
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
yes 
Pay Rate:
$50 - $70/hr 
Tax Term:
CON_CORP CON_IND CON_W2 
Length:
1 year + 
Posted:
8-11-2014 
Position ID:
2013100309TX 
Dice ID:
10191086 

EPSG is looking for an ambitious Systems Engineer with scripting experience who thrives on getting tough, real-world problems solved with a smart, motivated team.

Our team is driven by deep engineering skills and a love of cutting-edge projects. We need creative, disciplined engineers with the collaborative skills to enable teams to successfully work
through development, testing, and deployment. You will be working with the latest open-source solutions, building software-driven datacenters and helping customers to adopt seamless,
fully automated data-center operations.

Primary Responsibilities

Design and implement automatic deployment of OpenStack-based clouds for enterprise customers
Integrate OpenStack with other open-source solutions to build more reliable clouds
Troubleshoot OpenStack deployment consistency
Implement self-healing procedures for OpenStack cloud

Qualifications

Must-have

Extensive Python Development Experience for Infrastructure Automation
Solid Linux system administration and troubleshooting skills
Good understanding of networking technologies and protocols
Excellent understanding of Linux networking stack and tools
Working experience with configuration management frameworks: Puppet, Chef
Knowledge of virtualization platforms (KVM/XEN/LXC) and understanding of the pros and cons of different types of virtualization
Working experience with either OpenStack, CloudStack, or other cloud management frameworks: deployment, configuration, operations
Desired

Experience with orchestration frameworks for cluster management (SaltStack, mCollective)
Knowledge of open-source storage solutions and distributed file systems
Experience working with Linux HA stack: pacemaker, corosync, keepalived

Mark Stewart
enterprise project solutions group
Phone: (678) 528-1378