Head of Virtual Network Functions

Angajator: Key Talents
  • IT Hardware
  • IT Software
  • Tip job: full-time
    Nivel job: peste 5 ani experienta
  • Actualizat la: 19.09.2021
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    Agile mindset and extensive experience with modern development practices
    Experience managing, coaching and mentoring software engineers
    Experience with cloud technologies and distributed systems
    Domain specific knowledge of VNFs and network principles
    Solid hands-on experience with network operations including complex HA setups
    Experience in shipping products and coordinating releases with relevant players
    Experience developing cross-disciplinary collaboration between engineering, operations, support and product teams
    Experience with end-to-end quality best practices and their implementation
    Experience with staffing, interviewing, building and retaining teams
    Experience conveying complex ideas in written, verbal and presentational formats
    Working knowledge of Kubernetes Operators and GoLang is a bonus but not required


    Recruiting, managing and maintaining an excellent engineering team
    Planning and executing complex technical projects related to VNF service offerings
    Collaboration with technical leads
    Contribute to the overall architecture, design and development of VNF projects
    Managing software project schedules
    Maintaining and improving team performance and quality of life
    Developing processes to improve product performance and quality
    Ensuring successful product and feature rollouts, as well as reliable operations
    Creating a healthy team culture and transparent communication
    Providing coaching and counseling via mentoring and one-to-one meetings
    Planning and executing training for the engineering team

    Alte informatii

    We are looking for someone passionate about heading our PaaS Network Services team in order to provide excellent products, service and support.

    The clients Platform as a Service - Network Services team is seeking a highly motivated and experienced technical manager to support the engineers and lead the team that develops and runs the VNF related products. This person will be responsible for motivating and monitoring engineers, provide coaching and aid in personal growth and development.

    The Network Services team focuses on developing and maintaining network functions for our customers, whether its load balancers, web application firewalls, intrusion detection systems, virtual routers or VPN gateways. In any IT setup there is a need for network services beyond mere connectivity. The customers rely on us to provide rock-solid building blocks, and this team is delivering many of them, upwards of and including layer 4. The team builds, ships and runs these services.

    This is a development focused team. In a Cloud environment the customers expect API first self-service, immediate delivery and complete automation. Thus, our weapons of choice are GoLang, GitOps and CI/CD - not root shells and bash scripts.

    We are looking for someone strongly familiar with teams and processes, who will be accountable for the engineering teams performance and quality. As such, you will also manage recruitment of the team as we grow. This role reports into the Head of Engineering, Platform as a Service.