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What you’ll be doing...

As the MTS IV Consultant you will function as a Tenant/DevOps contributing member who will provide engineering guidance as well as operational and technical support for our 5G, 4G, IOT/M2M, and Self Activation wireless subscribers. Your team owns and operates key subsystems that are pivotal to the IMS registration and attach process. These subsystems include: Home Subscriber Server (HSS), Subscriber Database subsystems, Authentication Authorization and Accounting (AAA), Home Location Register (HLR), and NetAct Element Management Systems.

  • Building, deploying, and maintaining new virtualized and physical SDM Cores.
  • Providing essential call flow analysis coupled with engineering and operational support for virtual IMS Core Subscriber Data Management (SDM) systems.
  • Performing operational level administrative functions using: Linux/OpenStack/Application Deployment/Programming/DB Administration skillsets.
  • Interacting with internal and external stakeholders, and will provide leading support for internal personnel.
  • Being a point of contact for any customer related events is critical, as on-call rotation is required.
  • Ensuring the integrity and health of the SDM platform is available for our customers.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent work experience.
  • Certification in Linux, OpenStack, Database Admin, Cloud Security or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of LTE Registration, IMS Registration, and VoLTE call flows.
  • Openstack/Cloud tenant operational experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly analyze situations, identify problems, and provide solutions.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and drive meetings to desired outcomes.
  • Automation experience with Python, Ansible or other tools.
  • Experience in performance tuning, software/hardware upgrades, and resource optimization.
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP, UDP, DNS, Netmask, DIAMETER, SIP, LDAP and load balancing.
  • Knowledge of Cloud Transformation technologies.
  • Knowledge of protocol analysis tools such as IrisView, NetScout, Wireshark, tcpdump, ping, netstat.
  • Experience working with high availability and disaster recovery solution.
  • In-depth knowledge of design principles of OpenStack architecture and how networking operates in an OpenStack cloud.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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