MTS - Dev Extension (Acropolis File Services)

Engineering - San Jose San Jose, California Req.Num.: 5134


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The MTS Developer (Dev Extension) position is an aggregate position for all back-end systems roles including (but not limited to) working on the core data path, platform deployment, data protection and replication, Linux kernel development. When applying for this job, you'll be automatically considered for our current and future developer roles. Lets match up our challenges with your skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Work as a part of the extended software development team on Software Features/Bugs
  • Address Customer Escalations to Engineering
  • Diagnose and debug deep and insidious issues. Provide workaround and fixes for those issues
  • Develop automation tools to find bottlenecks and do root cause analysis and corrective action
  • Engage with customers and support when needed to solve production issues
  • Develop a deep understanding of complex distributed systems, and design innovative solutions for customer requirements
  • Work on core data path, performance, scaling out and resiliency of distributed storage systems
  • Work closely with development, test, documentation and product management teams to deliver high-quality products in a fast-paced environment
  • Program in Linux environment and employ robust software engineering practices to develop and maintain reliable, field-serviceable, and maintainable software components

Requirements:

  • Love of programming and rock-solid in one or more languages: C, C++, or Python, ideally for enterprise-quality software.
  • Extensive knowledge of UNIX/Linux or expertise in Windows.
  • Development experience in file systems, operating systems, database back-ends, distributed systems management.
  • Experience working with virtualization technologies like VMware, Hyper-V, Xen. VMware preferred.
  • Familiarity with ZFS, Samba, NFS is desirable
  • Familiarity with Hadoop, MapReduce, Cassandra, Zookeeper and other large-scale distributed systems.
  • Familiarity with OS internals, concepts of distributed data management, and design/implementation tradeoffs in building clustered, high- performance, fault-tolerant distributed systems software.
  • Familiarity with x86 architecture, virtualization and/or storage management.
  • Strong written, verbal, and collaboration skills.
  • Team player that works well in fast-paced situations and startup environments
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field required with 4-6yrs of industry experience. 

 

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