python | Sr Principal Architect - NFV & Cloud in Matawan, NJ

Sr Principal Architect - NFV & Cloud

  • Spectrum
  • 45 Appletree Dr
  • Matawan, NJ 07747
  • Full-Time
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Charter is an equal opportunity employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is the Law poster: Charter is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. The Spectrum brands (including Spectrum Networks, Spectrum Enterprise and Spectrum Reach) are powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.

Sr Principal Architect - NFV & Cloud
Apply Now Date posted 02/08/2019 Requisition Number: 235618BR Location: United States - Colorado - Englewood Area of Interest: Engineering/Technical Operations, Telecommunications Position Type: Full Time
Job Summary:
Responsible for engineering activities that maintain and enhance the Charter datacenters. Works closely with network engineering staff on system architecture, design, configuration, proof-of-concept testing, and documentation. Proposes and implements system enhancements, including software and hardware updates, that will improve performance, reliability, and scalability of the network. Creates strategic roadmaps for cloud, containers and legacy networks. Links short-term business needs to long-term network-wide roadmap needs to meet and converge business objectives with long term cloud strategy, with an eye to the 3 to 5-year plan for the network nationwide. Requires advanced technical and design skills, as well as solid technical writing skills and oral presentation skills. Collaborates with the design teams and advises team leaders. Mentors network engineers and fosters an environment of collaboration and knowledge growth among team members.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.
Assigned complex and critical projects that involve several technical systems and constituents.
Provides subject-matter expertise regarding network planning, technical architectures, models, and standards.
Defines, designs, implements, monitors, enhances, evolves, and troubleshoots systems in assigned areas.
Analyzes and revises existing system logic difficulties and documentation as necessary.
Participates in industry standards boards/organizations.
Mentors junior engineers within the organization.
Participates in strategic network architecture sessions.
Reviews work plans and designs and advises on improvements.
Adheres to industry specific local, state, and federal regulations, as applicable.
Knows, understands and follows company policy.
Performs other duties as requested by leadership.
Required Qualifications:
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write and speak the English language to communicate with employees, customers, vendors, in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straight-forward, and professional manner
Expert level knowledge of containers
Advanced knowledge of kubernetes architecture and operation
Understanding of current limitations of CNIs
Working knowledge of cloud-native based network functions
Expert level knowledge of linux based operating systems
Advanced knowledge of data modeling
Basic knowledge of Python (read language, prefer ability to write python)
General understanding of Orchestration/SDN products, technologies, architectures, and vendors
Familiarity with network device configuration and management (Juniper, Cisco) with NetConf network configuration protocol and YANG data modeling
Expert knowledge of related industry specifications and standards IEEE, ANSI, Fiber (Multimode, Single mode, UTP, etc.), Bridging, Switching, Routing, Ethernet and Transport technologies and protocols
Expert level knowledge in network and/or systems architecture
Master knowledge of network designing software, such as Visio
Ability to perform duties in a very fast pace environment and ability to learn new technology quickly
Ability to use personal computer and software applications
Education:
Masters or Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field or equivalent combination of education and related work experience
Related Work Experience Number Of Years
Engineering work experience 16+
Preferred Qualifications:
Skills /Abilities and Knowledge:
Knowledge of company products and services
Working Conditions:
Office environment
EOE Race/Sex/Vet/Disability
Charter is an equal opportunity employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is the Law poster:
Charter is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different.
The Spectrum brands (including Spectrum Networks, Spectrum Enterprise and Spectrum Reach) are powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.
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Skills/Abilities and Knowledge Ability to read, write and speak the English language to communicate with employees, customers, vendors, in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straight-forward, and professional manner Expert level knowledge of containers Advanced knowledge of kubernetes architecture and operation Understanding of current limitations of CNIs Working knowledge of cloud-native based network functions Expert level knowledge of linux based operating systems Advanced knowledge of data modeling Basic knowledge of Python (read language, prefer ability to write python) General understanding of Orchestration/SDN products, technologies, architectures, and vendors Familiarity with network device configuration and management (Juniper, Cisco) with NetConf network configuration protocol and YANG data modeling Expert knowledge of related industry specifications and standards IEEE, ANSI, Fiber (Multimode, Single mode, UTP, etc.), Bridging, Switching, Routing, Ethernet and Transport technologies and protocols Expert level knowledge in network and/or systems architecture Master knowledge of network designing software, such as Visio Ability to perform duties in a very fast pace environment and ability to learn new technology quickly Ability to use personal computer and software applications Education: Masters or Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field or equivalent combination of education and related work experience Related Work Experience Number Of Years Engineering work experience 16+


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