Date Posted

June 12, 2024

Location

United States

Job Type

Customer Contract

Qualification

Masters Degree

Role

Technical

Remote?

Yes

Tax Terms

C2C, W-2, 1099

Duration

12+ months

Job Description

Job Title: OpenStack Admin with Linux
Location: Remote
Duration: 12+ months
 
Company Overview:
Pulivarthi Group is a premier global provider of staffing and IT technology solutions, renowned for delivering exceptional services tailored to each client's unique needs. With a steadfast commitment to excellence, we merge expertise with innovation, ensuring cost-effective solutions of the highest quality. Our diverse client base spans healthcare, finance, government, and beyond, reflecting our adaptability and proficiency across industries. Operating in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, we pride ourselves on aligning with clients' cultures, deploying top-tier talent, and utilizing cutting-edge technologies. Pulivarthi Group stands as a beacon of reliability, efficiency, and innovation in the realm of staffing solutions.
 
Job Description:
We are seeking a skilled and experienced OpenStack Admin with expertise in Linux for a remote position. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience with configuration management, automation tools, and cloud platforms, particularly OpenStack. This role requires a deep understanding of DevOps practices, CI/CD tools, and container orchestration.
 
Key Responsibilities:
Manage and maintain OpenStack cloud environments, ensuring optimal performance and reliability.
Utilize Ansible and Terraform for configuration management and automation tasks.
Implement and manage Ansible automation execution environments such as Ansible Tower or AWX.
Collaborate on the development and maintenance of CI/CD pipelines using tools like Concourse and ArgoCD.
Administer and optimize Linux systems within the cloud infrastructure.
Work with container orchestration tools such as Kubernetes and Docker to manage deployment and scaling of applications.
Prioritize tasks effectively, manage multiple projects, and resolve complex system issues.
Communicate and collaborate with technical teams and management to ensure smooth operations and project alignment.
 
Required Skills:
Minimum of 5+ years of expert-level experience in Ansible.
Strong experience with configuration management and automation tools, specifically Ansible and Terraform.
Proven experience with Ansible Tower or AWX for automation execution.
In-depth knowledge of OpenStack cloud platform, particularly its API.
Familiarity with CI/CD tools such as Concourse and ArgoCD.
Proficiency in using and managing DevOps toolchains and container orchestration tools like Kubernetes or Docker.
Extensive experience in Linux systems administration.
Ability to handle moderately complex tasks and resolve complex system problems.
Strong multitasking and task prioritization skills.
Excellent professional communication and teamwork abilities.
 
Preferred Skills:
Experience in a cloud-native environment and familiarity with microservices architecture.
Knowledge of other cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.
Experience with scripting languages like Python or Bash for automation purposes.
Understanding of networking concepts and protocols within cloud environments.
Certification in OpenStack, Ansible, or related technologies.
 
Equal Opportunity Statement:
Pulivarthi Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture and celebrate authenticity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics.