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Senior Cloud Operations - Systems Engineer - SD-WAN by VeloCloud

Palo Alto, California

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Job ID R1902751 Date posted Mar. 19, 2019

VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud-Cloud Operations Engineer

The Cloud Operations Engineer will design and manage the VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud infrastructure and should be well-versed in systems and virtualization technologies especially as it relates to Cloud Service Providers, Private Clouds, and Data Centers. The System Engineer will also monitor ongoing health of the global service infrastructure and implement corrective actions to avert disruptions.


  • Design future proof data center solutions based on VMware ESXi and KVM
  • Design hybrid cloud environment for scale; integrate public cloud IaaS and physical data centers
  • Operate global infrastructure & manage service availability
  • Respond to security incidents
  • Work closely with R&D team to ensure the various software components can be managed in a production grade environment, ensuring maximum visibility into network operations and flexibility in the event of component failures.
  • Work with the sales team to adequately plan capacity in the global POP locations based on sales forecast
  • Equipment selection, qualification, and deployment


  • BS Computer Science preferred
  • Background with running IaaS and/or SaaS services
  • Systems Administrator level understanding of Linux Operating Systems
  • Administrative level understanding of Public Cloud Providers (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Solid understanding of virtualization technology: ESXi, KVM
  • Experience with storage systems in the context of physical hypervisors and public cloud
  • Understanding of L2 and L3 OSI Network Layers
  • Exposure to container technologies in a production environment (Kubernetes, Docker, EKS)
  • Scripting experience with Bash and/or Python
  • Experience with deploying and managing monitoring infrastructure such as Grafana/Carbon, ELK, Nagios
  • Experience in a high-volume or critical 24x7x365 production service environment
  • Exceptional communication and listening skills, ability to establish rapport and credibility and clearly articulate problem statements
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