Software Engineer II (Python with Cloud)

    • Hyderabad, India

Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world!

Position Summary

Are you passionate about working with smart people on challenging problems in an environment that values hard work, integrity and teamwork? F5 Networks A Market leader in Application Delivery Controllers and Security platforms is hiring for its Centre of Excellence office in Hyderabad, India. Join our team of super smart engineers working in a fun, fast-paced, and highly technical environment where your dreams can become reality.

You will be tasked with our most challenging problems, diagnosing and troubleshooting complex systems issues, and designing & developing features and components of highly scalable, distributed and high performing carrier grade software solutions that ensure private, secure communications. Working very closely with architects, leads, cross-functional teams and other stakeholders you will strengthen F5's technology offerings.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Build software for deployment in various hypervisors and cloud platforms.
  • Test F5 software for compatibility in different public/private cloud deployments.
  • Develop scripts and automation for repetitive infrastructure tasks.
  • Manage patches and firmware updates for F5 software and hardware.
  • Stay on top of relevant technologies, understand trends and opportunities to select appropriate tools & techniques.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Essential:
  • Experience in automation using REST, Python, build systems and in writing automation at API level.
  • Experience in designing and developing Enterprise grade infrastructure automation.
  • Experience in virtualization technology including knowledge on datacenter and network solutions.
  • Proficient in Linux OS internals, administration, and trouble-shooting skills.
  • Familiar with OS package installation and configuration, File system and services management.
  • Experience of monitoring servers, application, and components from different cloud providers like AWS, Azure etc.
  • Understanding of L6, L7 protocols, understanding of IPSec, SSL VPN, datacenter network topologies, DNAT, SNAT, DHCP and firewalls
  • Experience with CI/CD (perforce/git, Jenkins) systems and pipeline deployment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Preferred:

  • Knowledge in Load Balancing, Networking, Storage and OS Security
  • Experience with Configuration Management using Ansible and/or Puppet
  • Knowledge on Dockers and Containers.
  • Adaptability to new tools and platform.
  • Ability to participate in different support tech forums of enterprise software esp. with major virtualization/cloud vendors
  • Experience in agile software development methodologies.


Qualifications
  • 3+ years of related experience with a Bachelors/Masters of Engineering in Computers or equivalent.
  • Excellent organizational agility and interpersonal skills throughout the organization.
  • Ability to work flexible hours for better collaboration with International teams.


F5 Networks, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace. The Job Description is intended to be a general representation of the responsibilities and requirements of the job. However, the description may not be all-inclusive, and responsibilities and requirements are subject to change.

The Job Description is intended to be a general representation of the responsibilities and requirements of the job. However, the description may not be all-inclusive, and responsibilities and requirements are subject to change.

Please note that F5 only contacts candidates through F5 email address (ending with @f5.com) or auto email notification from Yello/Workday (ending with f5.com or @myworkday.com).

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is the policy of F5 to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and employment applicants without regard to unlawful considerations of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, sensory, physical, or mental disability, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information, or any other classification protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, job assignment, compensation, promotion, benefits, training, discipline, and termination. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request.


Back to top