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Open Stack Architect

  • Location: Plano, Texas, 75024
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 11 days ago

  • Job Ref: 186734

Job Title: Openstack Application Architect

Location: Remote:

Job Description: We are looking for a open stack applications architect who could help design applications/solutions by leveraging open stack cloud capabilities. Ideal candidate is someone with Open Stack architecture skills, strong on kubernetes, knowledgeable on microservices/docker containers and strong network automation technology experience (SDN/NFV).

Job Requirements


  • 8+ years of experience in software design and development.
  • 4+ years of experience with solutions design/architecture on Open Stack
  • Strong knowledge microservices/containers, Kubernetes and ansible to automate the deployments.
  • strong hands-on solutions design experience in SDN, especially on SRIOV (Single Route - Input/Output Virtualzation) and OVS-DPDK (Open vSwitch-Data Plane Development Kit) with network design expertise
  • Strong experience in cloud computing and datacenter infrastructure design
  • Deep understanding on Networking protocols and routing protocols – TCPIP, BGP, MPLS, VPNs
  • Deep knowledge in REST API design for software application
  • Good experience in L2/L3 networking technologies.
  • Good hands-on experience in developing code using python and/or C programming on LINUX and ability to understand open stack Code.
  • Good knowledge of DevOps tools Ansible to Automate deployment, and GIT
  • Good knowledge on Troubleshooting networks – using TCPDUMP etc.


  • Knowledge on Microservices/Containers,
  • Knowledge on HELM charts for docker container orchestration over Kubernetes.
  • Knowledge on cloud network architecture and network fabrics
  • Knowledge on Cloud storage architecture – CEPH, SAN
  • Excellent communication and Presentation skills.
  • Ability to document the Design in terms of block diagram, flow diagram, E2E sequence diagram.


  • Masters or Bachelor’s in computer science and Engineering.