The following position reporting to Ron Milford, InCNTRE Interoperability Lab Manager, is being
posted externally. If interested, you must apply online at https://jobs.iu.edu/
Refer to job number #7448.
Analyst Programmer - PA2IT
Description and Responsibilities:
Develop and support SDN/Openflow interoperability test-bed networks, support systems and testing tools. Assist in the development and execution of interoperability testing plans and methodologies. Engage and assist our industry partners to help test and develop SDN & OpenFlow related products. Participate in OpenFlow interoperability events and showcases for the research and education community & our industry partners. Participate in both the development of and as an instructor for training workshops on SDN & OpenFlow.
The University Information Technology Services Networking Department created a new center--The Indiana Center for Network Translational Research and Education (InCNTRE) which is affiliated with the GlobalNOC, the School of Informatics and Computing and the Office of the Vice President for Information Technology. See http://incntre.iu.edu. InCNTRE has built the SDN Interoperability Lab which is a neutral, third party facility that encourages the development and adoption of standards-based Software-Defined Networking (SDN) technologies such as OpenFlow. The lab is located in Indianapolis on the IUPUI campus in the ICTC building.
Bachelors degree in computer science or related technical discipline plus 1 to 2 years experience with network interoperability testing in a multivendor environment (IE: frameworks like OFTest) Network testing with OpenFlow and Software Defined Networking including testing frameworks like OFTest. Experience building, maintaining, securing and monitoring server operating systems including Linux, Windows and virtualization environments. Some experience with system and software programming/scripting, web & database development. Experience with enterprise, or wide area networks. Knowledge of network routing and switching protocols. Experience with testing and evaluation of networking equipment and technologies.
Self motivated. Ability to work effectively in a highly collaborative environment. Ability to foster and maintain collaborations with internal and external engineers and researchers with a professional, service-based approach. Ability to interact successfully with staff, industry professionals and researchers in extended consultations with people of varying abilities and levels of knowledge. Excellent communication skills in the area of scientific writing and documentation. Ability to deliver excellent outcomes under high pressure and short deadlines. Ability and desire to learn new technologies and tools. Initiative in evaluating and adopting new technologies. Demonstrated conceptual, analytical, and logical abilities.
Indiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment institution.