Senior Platform Engineer
Engineering | Mountain View, CA | Full Time
We believe that cloud is a model, not a destination. This means a fundamentally different approach – one that allows for use of best of breed cloud capabilities of each cloud environment and creates a consistent view for intelligent application deployment, monitoring, and lifecycle management. We call it the Software-Defined Cloud (SDC). HyperGrid was created in 2016 to help realize this vision for enterprises.
Worksite: San Jose, CA and various unanticipated sites throughout the U.S.
Design and configure hyper converged system i.e. hardware, firmware and system applications for pre-build standardized HyperCloud deployments. Participate in vendor selection, evaluation, testing, and qualification of new hardware and firmware. Maintain vendor relationships for alerts/notifications on patches and updates. Install and configure updates and fixes for all system components. Build tools and scripts to automate installation, configuration and update of HyperGrid infrastructure. Manage and control versions of all hardware, firmware, driver and software components. Test and validate against release certification matrix. Provide architecture and implementation best practices guidance on hyper converged systems for integration with HyperCloud software development, product management and support teams. Maintain documentation of infrastructure build and configuration issues and solutions. May be assigned to various unanticipated sites throughout the US.
Employer requires a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related technical field plus 24 months in job offered or computer related occupation. Experience must include: 1) Converged and Hyper Converged Infrastructure; 2) Server Virtualization and Desktop Virtualization, 3) Network Virtualization, 4) Storage Technologies (FC-SAN, FCOE, ISCSI, NFS, CIFS), 5) Virtualized Datacenter Design, 6) Network Switches, and 7) Enterprise Hybrid Cloud. Experience may be gained concurrently. Any suitable combination of education, training, or experience is acceptable.