Development Lead, Platform Solutions

Engineering - India Bangalore, India Req.Num.: 4025

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Development Lead - Platform Solutions

Be a part of the Nutanix journey in continuing to change the IT & Data Center landscape. This role presents an amazing opportunity to help grow the global leader in Hyper Converged Infrastructure space and build a true Enterprise Cloud OS.

We are looking for a Technology Leader for our Platform Solutions team to lead the development of our Platform Solutions. 

You should have hands-on experience, knowledge of trends in the Data Center space, and next generation Computing Technologies, and most importantly, the ability to work with and lead a team towards creating value. 

Candidate should be adept at collaborating with Product Management, Program Management, and Partners in creating Platform Solutions that symbolise Nutanix DNA - Simple to Use & Manage. This role provides a very unique opportunity to be the focal point and expert within the company, with high visibility within Nutanix and across partners. It provides a unique opportunity to work on and interact across all layers of the product.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop solutions that solve the scale-up and scale-out of compute, storage and networking problems.
  • Plan and deliver new technology initiatives that encompass multiple disciplines.
  • Engage with customers, product managers and support teams to understand product shortcomings and devise short-term and long-term plans, and execute them in timely manner.
  • Build Platform Solutions with Automation-First approach.
  • Help develop product diagnostics capabilities by participating in field failure analysis, RCA of CFDs, and drafting customer responses.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Well rounded Design skills, programming expertise in C++/Java/Python.
  • Track record of building products and solutions from scratch, preferably in a startup environment.
  • Thorough understanding and experience on modern x86 server architectures, storage & networking Technologies (PCIe, SSD/HDD, SATA/SAS, NIC, RDMA, Switches, Intel processors, etc.).
  • Hands-on experience in building and enhancing server imaging solutions, automating system level firmware upgrades, building non-disruptive upgrade solutions, server health monitoring & self-healing capabilities, etc. 
  • Good understanding of BIOS/EFI, BMC, IPMI, Linux, Hypervisors, etc.
  • A minimum of 8 years experience, most recently in a product company in a similar role.

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