Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company Network Integration Systems Software Engineer – Hyper-Converged Infrastructure in Fort Collins, Colorado

Network Integration Systems Software Engineer – Hyper-Converged InfrastructurePrimary LocationFort Collins, Colorado, United States; Bellevue, Washington, United States

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What you need to know about the jobJob ID1015120Date posted6/5/2018Primary LocationFort Collins, Colorado, United States; Bellevue, Washington, United StatesOther locationBellevue,Washington,United States of AmericaJob CategoryEngineeringScheduleFull timeShiftNo shift premium (United States of America)

Are you looking for a hands-on Senior Software Engineering role? What if it could be with one of the most impactful IT companies in the world?

Come be part of a world-class engineering team responsible for designing and implementing solutions for system orchestration and hypervisor interaction. Our customers run their mission-critical IT infrastructure on our platform, so quality of delivery through good design and proper testing is essential for success.

At Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), we bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions that advance the way people live and work. Our legacy inspires us as we forge ahead, focused and dedicated to helping our customers make their mark on the world.

What sets us apart? Our people. Our people’s relentless commitment to partner, innovate, and act. If solving the world’s biggest technology challenges sounds like the right career path for you, read on.

About the Network Integration Systems Software Engineer – Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

HPE is currently seeking highly qualified and motivated candidates for a Network Integration Systems Software Engineer for our team to be located in Fort Collins, CO. No relocation assistance available.

HPE’s Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) engineering group is looking to expand our Azure Stack Integrated Solutions team to keep up with the momentum our initial offering has created.

This team is responsible for designing, developing, troubleshooting and debugging Azure Stack integrated solutions. As part of this team, you will develop and troubleshoot firewall, router, and switch configurations in multi-vendor network architecture.

In this role, you will work on areas including switch configurations, operating systems, platform deployments and upgrades, networks, utilities, and Internet-related tools. You will also determine hardware compatibility and/or influence hardware design.

Our values include customer first, quality, empowerment, team-centric, agility. Our culture is dynamic and fast paced. And we have every intention to make a dent in the Hybrid IT landscape.

If you are self-motivated, have a firm grasp on network design, always find yourself at the center of development projects, and believe that untested code is broken code - we would like to speak with you!


In this role, you will:

  • join team responsible for all stages of design and development for complex products and platforms, including solution design, analysis, coding, testing, and integration

  • develop and maintain relationships with internal and outsourced development partners on software systems design and development

  • review and evaluate designs and project activities for compliance with systems design and development guidelines and standards; provide tangible feedback to improve product quality and mitigate failure risk

  • troubleshoot Layer-3 / Layer-2 connectivity issues and provide recommendations to correct

  • provide fault finding recommendations for network connectivity issues in multiple vendor environments

  • design and implement new network architectures and improve resilience of the current environments

  • provide security recommendations on proposed switch configurations

  • provide domain-specific expertise and overall software systems leadership and perspective to cross-organization projects, programs, and activities

  • drive innovation and integration of new technologies into our solutions

  • provide guidance and mentoring to less- experienced staff members

  • perform other duties as assigned

Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent

  • 6+ years’ experience working on platform integrations

Knowledge and Skills Required

  • 3+ years’ experience in data center / cloud based network design and implementation

  • Router/Switch configuration (Arista, H3C, Procurve, Cisco)

  • Configuring BGP, DCB, PFC, RoCEv2 and other RDMA protocols like iWARP

  • Network security countermeasures including Firewalls, Access Control Lists and Password protection

  • Experience in data networks (OSI Model, TCP/IP, Optical Transport)

  • 3+ years’ hands-on experience in the following technical areas:

. --Intel x86 server architecture; HPE DL380 preferred

. --Windows Server, AD, System Centre

. --Virtualization technologies (Hyper-V, VMware, KVM)

. --Scripting languages (PowerShell, Python, Perl, Bash)

  • Experience developing and deploying embedded IT infrastructure software, preferably in networking and/or storage areas

  • Track record of meeting aggressive deadlines and delivering high quality product to market

  • Experience working in a Scrum or other Agile-based organizations

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Experience in overall architecture of software systems for products and solutions

  • Evaluating forms and processes for systems testing and methodology, including writing and execution of test plans, debugging, and testing scripts and tools

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Knowledge and Skills Desired

  • Network design certification (e.g. Cisco)

  • Knowledge of Cloud architecture

  • Knowledge of Ansible tooling and Software Defined Networking (Microsoft, VMware)

  • Enterprise management and monitoring (OneView, vRealize)

  • Windows Server clustering and Storage Spaces Direct (S2D)

Thanks for taking the time to review our job! If you think it is a match to your experience and interests, please apply today—we are eager to learn more about you! If you know a friend who may be a fit for the job, please refer them.

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise Values:

  • Partnership first:We believe in the power of collaboration - building long term relationships with our customers, our partners and each other

  • Bias for action:We never sit still - we take advantage of every opportunity

  • Innovators at heart:We are driven to innovate - creating both practical and breakthrough advancements

HPE is an EEO employer / Female / Minority / Individual with Disabilities / Protected Veteran Status

What do we offer?

Extensive social benefits, flexible working hours, a competitive salary and shared values, make Hewlett Packard Enterprise one of the world´s most attractive employers. At HPE our goal is to provide equal opportunities, work-life balance, and constantly evolving career opportunities.

If you are looking for challenges in a pleasant and international work environment, then we definitely want to hear from you. Apply now below, or directly via our Careers Portal at www.hpe.com/careers

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