Engineering Manager, UI

Engineering - San Jose San Jose, California Req.Num.: 4937


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Nutanix is disrupting the industry by converging several layers of computing (compute, storage, virtualization, backup, etc.) into one, and delivering it through a single UI as a frictionless and delightful consumer-grade user experience. Unlike traditional companies in the computing space, a well-designed UI is vital to Nutanix’s success. It is one of two pillars of Nutanix's Enterprise Cloud Vision. Its Prism UI product is recognized in the industry for its simplicity, performance and elegant design.

As we continue to re-imagine the UI, we are looking for a strong technical and people leader to help define and drive development of the next generation of Prism UI. This experience will be a search and visualization first interface that manages computing at scale in an elegant manner. This person will work closely with Product Management, UX, API and backend service, and other key stakeholders to create this roadmap and deliver it.

 

Responsibilities 

  • Hire and grow a high-performing team of super-motivated and happy UI  engineers.
  • Work cross-functionally – UX, Visual Design, API and Services engineers -to define, drive and deliver key projects for Prism UI.
  • Help build Prism UI into an extensible application UI platform.
  • Provide guidance on design, functional and technical requirements.
  • Ability to mentor, challenge and grow the team.
  • Ensure just enough process is created to meet the needs of scale.
  • Preserve a culture of calculated risk-taking, ownership and innovation.

Qualifications

  • Track record of managing a team of 5 to 10 engineers.
  • B.S or M.S in computer science or equivalent, with 5+ years of management experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency in: Javascript, CSS, UI frameworks (e.g. React, Angular, jQuery), Node.js
  • Desirable: SaaS experience
  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated, high-integrity, good communication and attitude. 

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