Full Job Description
Casa Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CASA) delivers converged broadband technology solutions that enable mobile, cable and fixed network service providers to meet the growing demand for gigabit bandwidth and services. Our suite of distributed and virtualized solutions for fixed and mobile 5G ultra-broadband networks are engineered for performance, flexibility and scale. Commercially deployed in over 70 countries, Casa serves more than 475 Tier 1 and regional service providers worldwide. At Casa Systems, our mission is to deliver ultra-broadband solutions that keep families, communities and the world connected. We harness our passion for innovation to drive technological solutions that allow service providers to do amazing things that improve the way we live.
We are seeking to hire a Senior Systems Engineer, Virtualization to join our growing team based at our corporate headquarters in Andover, MA, USA, which is located approximately 30 minutes north of Boston.
The Senior Systems Engineer, Virtualization will impact the organization by being the technical voice of the customer ensuring customer requirements are developed and road mapped in Casa Systems’ products involving LTE small cell solutions, mobile packet core, security, and virtualization solutions; mobile market segment within the United States region.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for support of product requirements, systems and performance analysis, new technology introduction on Openstack/Kubernetes VM and Container based virtualization strategies.
Responsible for analyzing and troubleshooting issues reported from customer labs and production. Work closely with the test and development team.
Provide technical support in the pre-sales process and create compelling technical and commercial solutions in order to help achieve the assigned sales goals and business objectives.
Aid in product and feature performance analysis, evaluation of new product and software releases to ensure that they meet the customers’ requirements.
Develop test cases and MOPs for different software releases to the customer. Work closely with various support organization, logistics, and cross-functional teams to achieve successful new product rollouts and developments.
Represent and prioritize requirements with internal solutions development team.
Undergraduate degree in electrical engineering, computer science/engineering or equivalent discipline.
5+ to 7 years of related systems engineering experience.
Experience in Virtualization technologies (ETSI MANO – Orchestrator, VNF Manager, and Virtual Infrastructure Manager).
Able and willing to travel during the project.
Proficient hands on experience and knowledge in OpenStack (Virtualization) Platform Services.
Proficient hands on experience with virtualization (KVM/Openstack/VMWare) and containers (Dockers, Kubernetes).
Proficient hands on experience with Linux/Ubuntu/CentOS fundamentals.
Able to configure virtual switches, network connections, Virtual port types (i.e. SR-IOV, virtio), and Security Groups.
Able to carry out performance measurement & tuning of VMware/Openstack servers and Virtual sessions and management of server’s resources between virtual machines.
Experience diagnosing and triaging across multi-layered stacks (AWS/Kubernetes/Applications).
Cloud computing and virtualization.
Exposure to High Availability and redundancy systems.
Deep dive troubleshooting experience using command-line tools and scripts.
RAN or CORE Network Virtualization knowledge/experience in a telecom network environment is a plus.
Hands-on experience with CI/CD tools such as GitLab, Jenkins, Nexus, Artifactory or comparable substitutes is a plus.
Casa Systems, Inc. participates in the E‑Verify program. Casa Systems is committed to fostering a diverse workforce and inclusive work environment free from unlawful employment discrimination and without barriers to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO).