Job Description

Ref No.:18-13941
Location: RTP, North Carolina
Job Description
Cisco Engineering IT is seeking a senior infrastructure engineer to lead architecture, implementation, and operation of multi-cloud infrastructure resources. We are building and operating a large-scale multi-cloud Docker container-as-a-service platform based on Rancher and RancherOS. Our mission is to provide the best end-user-experience possible with customized platform capabilities.

The ideal candidate has a self-starter attitude and possesses a mix of technical knowledge and DevOps experience. A track record of designing, building, and operating large deployments of vSphere and AWS solutions are essential to fill the expectations of this role.

Our growing team is dedicated to better the delivery of software development tools and services to Cisco Engineering. We value collaboration, attention to detail, and enthusiasm for our mission.

Responsibilities
Manage and operate a global footprint of vSphere 5.5u1 and later clusters
Manage and operate AWS resources across multiple regions
Collaborate with program leaders on global infrastructure architecture
Develop and implement AWS solution architectures
Define and maintain infrastructure deployment templates
Develop, monitor, and report on key infrastructure metrics
Create growth models and monitor capacity and budget plans
Define and execute infrastructure as code best-practices

Skills and Experience
5+ years of operational responsibility for 1,500+ vSphere VMs across 6+ Datacenters
5+ years of operational responsibility for 300+ AWS VMs across 3 regions
5+ years designing, implementing, and operating AWS full-stack solutions
3+ years working in an agile scrum and DevOps environment
3+ years Linux Red Hat/Debian-based CLI experience
2+ years working with Puppet/Chef/Ansible a plus
2+ years using AWS CloudFormation a plus
1+ year using in a production or lab setting Hashicorp Terraform (strongly preferred)
Solid track record of managing infrastructure in a demanding environment
Very strong communication and collaboration skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Advanced degree in relevant field or equivalent education via career experience

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