Cloud Infrastructure Automation Architect

  • Company: EMC is now part of Dell Technologies
  • Location: Pewaukee, Wisconsin
  • Posted: December 17, 2016
  • Reference ID: 172723BR
**Job Description:** In this role, you will be responsible for creating the foundational automation tools for our Big Data Cloud offer. This team creates Big Data solutions in relation to IaaS, PaaS, containers, configuration management, and more. As an automation Architect, you will provide guidance, code examples, and coaching to the development team on techniques to best enable our platform. Specific responsibilities will include the following: + Engage and collaborate with Big Data IaaS, PaaS and SAP teams to understand (and influence) requirements + Demonstrate understanding of cross-functional/cross-domain requirements and impact + Ensure alignment of solutions with business and IT goals/objectives + Facilitate, lead and/or participate in identification of solution options and features + Architect and communicate solution options to cross functional teams and to end customers + Lead and be an active member of small Scrum teams of developers to build the required solutions + Incorporate software and system architecture (e.g. infrastructure, compute, storage, network) into conceptual designs + Ensure alignment with Virtustream technology standards (e.g. solution patterns, application frameworks, technology roadmaps, capital plans) + Create automation workflows on the OpenStack and xStream platforms + Deliver all project deliverables on scope, on time and on budget + Help build a solid, reliable and scalable engineering culture that drives continuous and robust automation + Drive DevOps model adoption + Build and maintain processes and tools for deployment, monitoring and operations **Qualifications** · Experience with Big Data Platforms, such as Hortonworks, Cloudera, MapR or Apache Projects · Proven Cloud Platform Automation experience · Experience with OpenStack, or VMware for Infrastructure Automation and Orchestration, · Experience developing sophisticated Ansible scripts or utilizing Blueprints for solution deployment automation and support · Demonstrated scripting skills using Big Data tools, including HDFS, Spark, Hive, Python etc · Collaboration and communication skills, evidenced by the ability to gather requirements from software engineers and work with them to build solutions · Track record of success delivering global, complex and scalable infrastructure automation solutions · Experience navigating organizational growth and change **Desired Experiences:** · OpenStack, VMWare NSX / SDN · Mesos, Docker · DevOps **EMC Values:** When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment. We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage applicants of all ages. **Critical Hiring Criteria:** **Functional Area(s):** Professional Services **Business:** Virtustream **Business Unit:** 500 - VIRTUSTREAM **Location:** VA - Glen Allen, VA - Herndon, VA - McLean, VA - Reston, WI - Madison, WI - Pewaukee **AutoReqId:** 172723BR

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