Skip to main content
Close Search

Principal Member of Technical Staff- Cloud Platforms

San Ramon, California

Apply Now


Discover the undiscoverable.

"AT&T allows me to work on projects that will be seen by millions of customers."

Megan T. — Sr. Specialist, Software Engineer

"I find it incredibly rewarding to be out and see customers enjoying a product I spent my time perfecting."


Don't just imagine the future. Create it.

A Look at Our Design Team

A day in our UX/UI team.

Innovation is the power to Think Big

We live our values — without question or compromise.

One of the brilliant minds at AT&T Labs

4 questions for a leader in big data research.

Revolutionize Business in our Digital Team

Transform how employees and customers connect

Looking for high energy, motivated and experienced candidate looking to have a positive impact on AT&T's cloud platforms as part of the Network CTO organization. The candidate will be a member of the team guiding the evolution of AT&T's cloud platforms in order to support cloud-based network functions running on virtual machines (VNFs) and/or containers (CNFs), including making use of public cloud technologies. The candidate will work with a cross-functional, cross-organization virtual team to define the architecture, design and roadmap for AT&T’s target cloud for network functions.

The position will require a combination of hands-on cloud technology testing and proofs of concept; as well, as working with subject matter experts across various platforms and applications to define expected design, standards, requirements, and practices to which the target cloud must adhere.


Work experience and expertise desired in:

  • Technology integration including coordination of architecture, design, lab prototyping (proof of technical concepts), operations, planning/engineering, and development
  • Track record of leading successful complex technical collaborations
  • Communicating highly complex technical detail and relationships, such as those in platform technology integration strategies and roadmaps, in simple yet precise and accurate manner
  • Technology Integration analysis, requirement synthesis and abstraction/layering
  • Demonstrated ability to adopt and drive adoption of new technologies in challenging brown field or legacy technology environments

Technical experience or significant exposure desired in:

  • VM and Cloud control plane technology including OpenStack
  • Container technology and orchestration including Docker, Kubernetes, Helm, and related CNCF ecosystem software
  • Experience with Hyperscaler Public Cloud technology
  • Unix/Linux OS familiarity and experience working via command line interface
  • Software development tools and processes, such as Git, CI/CD, Jenkins, etc.
  • VM orchestration and management technology (ONAP / OpenStack Heat, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Mobility/Wireless Architecture, Design, and Engineering
  • Mobility Network and Cloud operations and automation  
  • Cloud Native Observability / Logging, Monitoring, Alerting (LMA)
  • Cloud/Virtualization platform performance testing and benchmarking
  • Ability to translate business requirements into a technical architecture/design
  • Strong leadership and teamwork, including the ability to drive consensus
  • Work independently and operate in a high-pressure environment

Note: Unlikely any candidate will have significant experience in all technical aspects of the work. Specialization in a fewareas is acceptable with the ability to grow into others on the job.

AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws

Job ID 2136314-4 Date posted 11/29/2021
Apply Now

Here are similar jobs, or

New Search
  • Professional-System Engineer Engineering, Technology, IT \ Engineering \ Technology San Ramon, California
  • Senior Communication Manager Technology Operations, Technology, IT \ Engineering \ Technology, DevSecOps, Marketing San Ramon, California
  • Senior-System Engineer Engineering, Technology, IT \ Engineering \ Technology San Ramon, California

Discover more at AT&T

Sign up for job alerts, updates and more.

Interested In

  • Technology Operations, San Ramon, California, United StatesRemove
  • Technology, San Ramon, California, United StatesRemove
  • IT \ Engineering \ Technology, San Ramon, California, United StatesRemove
  • DevSecOps, San Ramon, California, United StatesRemove

AT&T Info and Alerts. Max 12 messages/month. Privacy Policy. You may opt-out at anytime by sending STOP to short code 20013. Msg & data rates may apply.

The values we live by.
  • Live True

    Do the right thing, no compromise.

  • Think Big

    Innovate and get there first.

  • Pursue Excellence

    In everything, every time.

  • Inspire Imagination

    Give people what they don't expect.

  • Stand for Equality

    Speak with your actions.

  • Embrace Freedom

    Press, speech, beliefs.

  • Make a Difference

    Impact your world.

  • Be There

    When customers & colleagues need you most.

Back to top