Cloud Software Principal Engineer
- Location RESTON, VA
- Career Area Technology & Software Development
- Job Function Information Technology
- Employment Type Full Time
- Position Type Salary
- Requisition 950780BR
What you'll do at
About the role:
The Cloud Storage Team focuses primarily on large distributed block and object storage using a software defined storage platform called ceph. The platform currently consists of almost 100 petabytes of storage which supports some of Walmart's largest internal use cases: eCommerce, Big Data, etc. Walmart runs one of the largest ceph implementations in the world so this would be a great opportunity if you have the knowledge and experience with ceph to join the team and have an impact beyond what you can imagine - we call it "Walmart scale."
-Integrate engineering and operational efforts. Train ops team, and maintain feedback between teams
-Implementing new monitoring system for Ceph
-Write/improve ansible playbooks for ceph/openstack integration
-Research multi-datacenter, active/active object storage replication
-Research integration of Ceph and Manilla
-Research integration of Ceph and containers
-Research Ceph Rados Gateway performance improvements
-Research upcoming features in new versions of Ceph
-Contribute, and interact positively with OpenStack and Ceph communities
· 2+ years of Ceph experience in production environment
· 2+ years of OpenStack experience in production environment
· Bachelors Degree or preferably advanced degree in Computer Science or other relevant discipline
· 8+ years of Linux experience
· Programming experience with C/C++ and Python
· Thorough understanding of distributed systems
· Strong understanding of TCP/IP networking
"I feel like my manager wants to help me become a better developer and a better person overall."
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- Education assistance for Associate and dependents