Senior OpenStack Software Engineer

Title: OpenStack Engineer/Administrator

Location: Ottawa, ON

Duration: Long term

Viscore Technologies is developing exciting and innovative end-to-end solutions for reliably moving and replicating data in a distributed cluster or data center environment.  We are looking for OpenStack developers to further enhance our dynamic software development team. If you enjoy solving challenging problems in a fast-paced environment, share our passion for innovation and creativity, enjoy a rewarding career with significant growth potential, we are interested to talk with you.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop plans for deploying medium to large OpenStack installations with Viscore products

  • Conduct onsite troubleshooting and performance tuning

  • Work with development team to develop new solutions and product features

  • Actively contribute to reviews and documentation for internal as well as external client

  • Occasionally participate in pre-sales client meetings and present solutions

  • Participate in agile practices / any other SDLC approach followed


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent

  • 5 years of industrial working experience, preferably in cloud computing, big data analytics, Linux System Administration, Data Center Support / Operations

  • Minimum 2 year experience with OpenStack: deployment and day-to-day operations and troubleshooting

  • Hands-on experience with key Linux distributions such as RHEL/CentOS/Debian/Ubuntu

  • Experience with big data application (Spark / Hadoop) deployment and performance tuning is highly desirable

  • Good communication and presentation skills


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