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Senior Cloud Engineer

Date: 15-May-2022

Location: Macquarie Park, Australia

Company: Singtel Group


Job Summary


The purpose of this role is to be responsible planning for the Optus Networks Clouds, the cloud will be based on NFVI (Networks Function Virtualized  Infrastructure), Containers, ESXi, VIO(Vmware Integrated Openstack) This Infrastructure will be the foundation for all the future Optus Networks Core Growth.


This will require working with different of the Networks team, Financial team, IT team and SingTel counterpart, and this will involve getting stakeholder agreement and priorities investment. 


Key Responsibilities


This will include:

  • Responsible for Optus Networks Clouds/NFVI Lifecycle Management, Capacity Management, Performance Management
  • Overseeing NFVI On-boarding, deployment, assurance process.
  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) to provide expert advice and technical innovations for the business to significantly improve operating practices, and is accountable to solve complex technical challenges efficiently and to improve network performance by achieving KPI targets.
  • Lead and Project Manage any initiatives related to the NFVI.


This role will be an action-oriented, disruptive, and innovative driving force, responsible for planning and managing the Network Clouds.


The role will require a high level of internal senior stakeholder, senior vendor and client(other platform owners) relationship skills (up to Director level) with strong planning skills, the ability to create and execute strategy, and problem solving for services development to build and drive a cross organizational delivery teams to deliver results. 


Experience and Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field/work experience.
  • 3+ years of experience with in Red Hat Linux
  • 3+ years of vendor management experience
  • 3+ years of experience on Network Cloud
  • Strong project management experience
  • Devops Experience including open source technology and programming
  • Professional/technical skills
  • VMware knowledge
  • KVM knowledge
  • Container Knowledge
  • Understanding of Cloud Architecture
  • Management and Orchestration (MANO): NFVi, Orchestration


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