MTS - Developer X-Ray

Engineering - Durham Durham, North Carolina Req.Num.: 4909

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We are looking for a developer to help build Nutanix X-Ray (  X-Ray is our performance test product that allows customers, and engineers to develop, execute and analyze realistic workloads and workflows on a variety of HCI platforms, with a particular focus on the Nutanix System.


Our X-Ray developers are responsible for a multi-faceted software stack including automation of virtual machine provisioning into the clusters, the specification, execution and monitoring of the workloads, and automated injection of common datacenter workflows such as power-outage, cluster upgrades etc.  


The successful candidate will enjoy not only writing industrial strength, robust python code - but occasionally interacting with non-developer users in the field to better understand use-cases.


We are looking for developers with the following characteristics



  • Experience writing robust production quality Python
  • Experience administering a Linux environment
  • Love of programming and discussing pertinent hacker news stories
  • Interest in systems performance
  • Understanding of Operating Systems - in particular filesystems/storage.


  • Experience working with virtual machines and virtualized environments (ESX, KVM, Hyper-V)
  • Experience with MS Windows
  • Interest in benchmarking and/or systems testing
  • Experience in the interface of back-end and front-end (Web UI)

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