R-753 Integration Engineer, Virtualized Edge Solutions

R-753 Integration Engineer, Virtualized Edge Solutions

21 May
Ciena India Pvt Ltd
Gurgaon district

21 May

Ciena India Pvt Ltd

Gurgaon district

Job Description

Ciena may well be the most important technology company youve never heard of. The innovations that wow us (driverless cars), and those we now take for granted (the ability to mobile-stream your favorite show) are the products of ingenuity from some brilliant and forward-thinking companies. But those companies rely on Ciena, another vanguard of innovation, to create and advance the underlying networks that bring their breakthroughs to our doorsteps. VR, AI, IOT, 5G literally none of it would be possible without the mind-boggling technology that makes the internet itself work. For more than 25 years, Ciena has been the global leader in networking strategy,

and our technology has been part of the critical infrastructure running within the most advanced companies in the world. What will you do at Ciena?

We are looking for an Integration Engineer for an exceptional opportunity to join in establishing and growing a new services practice within a technology leader. Cienas Global Services team is building a Systems Integration practice focused on Virtualized Edge/NFV solutions including uCPE hardware, D-NFVI software, Blue Planet orchestration, third-party Virtual Network Functions (VNFs) and other multi-vendor elements. The network edge is an area of growth driven by virtualization, infrastructure refresh, Multi-access Edge Compute (MEC), 5G, and Internet of Things (IoT).

You will implement and deploy virtualized edge solutions for our service provider customers with excellent customer experience. You will bring technical depth and breadth along with strong customer facing skills. Our startup team will benefit from your innovation, customer focus, collaboration, value creation, and professionalism.


Collaborate with Ciena colleagues and industry partners to convert top-level architectures and designs into deployment deliverables.

Support presales activities. Perform project delivery, both remotely and on customers sites.

Integrate orchestration, Network Function Virtualization Infrastructure (NFVI), and enterprise Virtual Network Functions elements. Validate solution configurations and functionality. Achieve acceptance testing success.

Perform solution life cycle management activities: evaluation and impact assessment of revisions to solution components.

Perform onboarding and validation of enterprise Virtual Network Functions. Test enterprise VNFs and the NFVI.

Perform testing of solutions along with troubleshooting to identify and resolve issues.

Create documentation and knowledge sharing content/competency development for colleagues, partners, and clients.

Support customer engagements including technical sessions, questions, planning, progress updates, and issue resolution.

Implement proof of concepts (PoC) and demonstrate those for customers and customer clients.

Identify and create processes and automation tools to optimize the capabilities of the practice.

Experience and Personal Skills

The successful applicant for this role will have 10 years of experience working in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) field preferably with systems integration delivery roles. Two years of uCPE/vCPE experience desired.

Strong technical knowledge and experience in cloud computing and network function virtualization: orchestration (MANO), Network Function Virtualization Infrastructure (NFVI), and enterprise Virtualized Network Functions (VNF).

Experience with enterprise VNFs such as firewall, SBC, router, load-balancer, and SD-WAN is required.

Certification or familiarization with hypervisor technologies and software for building and managing virtualized services: OpenStack, VMWare, Linux, RedHat, and public clouds.

Network testing methodologies including test set usage and automation: Ixia or Spirent.

VNF and NFVi tools and standards knowledge: ONAP, OPNFV, ETSI NFV ISG, ONF.

Network Service Design experience. Use of network service descriptors (NSD) and Virtual Network Function Descriptors (VNFD). Day 0, Day 1, and Day N requirements.

Has performed cloud deployments and migrations.

Zero touch provisioning technologies including: PXIE, RFC 8572, and ONIE.

Rest API, automation, and scripting skills including: Ansible, Gitlab CI, JSON, TOSCA, and Python.

Expertise in ethernet and IP networks is required: network design, routing protocols, L2/L3, MEF, and network security.

Knowledge of DevOps as implemented in the Gitlab platform including Docker or Kubernetes image building and usage for automation testing.

Strong version control skills in GitHub, bitbucket or Gitlab, including experience with merge requests and branch management.

Excellent written, verbal, and data presentation communications skills.

Bachelors degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science or equivalent experience.

The ability to travel to support customer engagements.

Rewarding experience. Meaningful outcomes.

Making a difference in people's lives through design and implementation of leading network technologies. That's what motivates us.

A distinct way to work

Free thinking, free discussion, and collaboration are the norm. Expect more satisfying outcomes - both personal and professional.

Ciena values the diversity of our workforce and respects its employees as individuals, regardless of race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, gender or age.

Ciena is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise Ciena in a timely fashion of the specific needs / accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to any specific needs / accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

What you can expect from us

You will receive notification of your successful application

Successful applicants will be contacted by Talent Acquisition for an initial discussion

If suitable you will be considered for the short list and our formal interview process

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