Cloud Network Engineer in Boston, MA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 10/3/2019

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    Boston, MA
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Job Description

Cloud Network Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for Cloud Network Engineer. In this role the candidate will help lead the architecture, software development, technical strategy, and software development practices for the software defined network and data center. Our client is seeking an individual with a minimum of 10 years systems architecture experience with a strong background of developing and delivering of complex, distributed network solutions. The ideal candidate will have the ability to see and present "the big picture" and offer solutions to make it better.


  • Lead and drive software defined network architecture, design and implementation strategy.
  • Work in a team of engineers to architect, design and implement the software defined network and other software defined data center components.
  • Maintain deep technical knowledge of software-defined networking, networking applications and industry direction.
  • Troubleshoot network virtualization across compute, storage and network.
  • Build presentations and other documentation that represents the design, implementation and operations of the software-defined network.
  • Maintain current knowledge of the entire VMware vRealize Suite product stack.
  • Build scripts to deploy and operate the software defined network.

Required Qualifications:

  • Significant experience building physical and virtual networks.
  • Understand datacenter networking fabric topologies and common architectures deployed, both Layer 2 and Layer 3 based.
  • Demonstrate hands-on skills to implement and operate a software-defined network with NSX.
  • Hands-on knowledge of Linux operating systems (Red Hat/CentOS/Debian/Ubuntu).
  • Hands-on knowledge of VMWare OpenStack.
  • Strong documentation and technical writing skills.
  • Experience with system design suitable for future workloads.
  • A combination of domain expertise in cloud services, SaaS, compute, storage, network, security, management services and/or system-level software.
  • Prior technical paper publications and public speaking engagements.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral are required.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.