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Principal System Development Test Engineer

  • Location:

    Atlanta, United States

  • Sector:

    Space & Satellite

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    Dependent on experience

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Our client, a global technology company based in Atlanta is looking for a Principal Systems Development Engineer (Cloud Services) to join their rapidly growing innovation team in a world class lab. This team is responsible for enhancing and transforming the customer experience by creating  new products and services that power global connectivity, while supporting the planning, implementation and launch stages of the product development lifecycle.

You will:
  • Provide engineering development and test support for adoption of managed cloud services to open new markets and drive revenue growth.
  • Perform lab planning, integration and execution of functional testing for a cloud infrastructure within software defined datacenters to be deployed globally. 
  • Offer new cloud services that exceed any previous offerings from the satellite industry while ensuring seamless integration between the terrestrial and space-based components with a standards-compliant architecture.
  • Evaluate and test cloud and data center technologies in the lab.
  • Take the lead in the integration, testing and evaluation of Virtualized or Cloud Native infrastructure to the lab EPC platform.
  • Create and execute test plans and test procedures for cloud components.
  • Create and maintain project and technical documentation.

Essential Skills:
  • Hands-on experience working in a formal cloud virtualization technology test lab environment.
  • Solid experience using Linux (Ubuntu, CentOS, RedHat) and Microsoft Windows Server.
  • Strong experience building and testing in cloud environment (Azure, Google, AWS).
  • Experience with Infrastructure Management and Data Center Architectures.
  • An understanding of MANO and development experience with an Orchestrator.
  • Cisco and Juniper experience.

Desirable Skills:
  • Familiarity with space-based communications networks.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a world class lab with an incredibly highly skilled, innovative team working with cutting edge technologies with one of the leaders in the industry. In addition, you will receive excellent benefits with fantastic career opportunities.

If you are interested in this role, then please apply now! For more information, please feel free to contact me.

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