MTS- Build and Release Engineer

Engineering - San Jose San Jose, California

Hungry. Humble. Honest.

Our values form the foundation of who we are and how we operate every day around the world. They show up in our ambition to achieve our dreams, our courage to do what matters, and our tenacity to keep customers happy. At Nutanix, we prize those unique individuals who demonstrate empathy, respect differences, and appreciate others. If you’re authentic, credible and transparent—someone who walks your talk and thrives on collaboration—we want you to join our team!

Be a part of building a company that is truly leading an IT revolution. We make infrastructure invisible, elevating IT to focus on the applications and services that power their business. Led by Dheeraj Pandey, one of CRN’s “Top 25 Innovators of 2016,” Nutanix welcomes big thinkers and budding entrepreneurs, those who are unafraid to take on seemingly impossible challenges and interested in learning how to build a business along the way.

Nutanix employees enjoy some amazing benefits and perks: healthcare, plenty of snacks, employee (and family) events, world renowned speakers, training and development, and much more. See what life is like at Nutanix by following us on Twitter: @NutanixCareers and Instagram: @Nutanix

MTS – Build and Release Engineer

Nutanix is disrupting the multi-billion dollar virtualization market by pioneering the first hybrid cloud platform that can incrementally scale out to manage petabytes of data, while running tens of thousands of virtual machines. This brings about new challenges in user interface design. If you are up to the challenge and would like to be a part of a team that makes history, then this job might be for you.

Our MTS – Build and Release Engineer is tasked with the administration of productivity tools in our engineering team, specifically git and Jenkins.


  • Git administration - branch management, tags/labels, user accounts, reports
  • Design and implement best practices and workflows to improve engineering productivity and environment stability
  • Deploy and maintain new instances of distributed git and Jenkins continuous integration environments.
  • Ensure the integrity of development and test environments
  • Automate repeatable tasks where possible
  • Quickly triage, troubleshoot, and resolve build issues as they arise
  • Willing to be on-call to support the build environment as needed

You must have:

  • Strong administration experience on Gerrit/git and Jenkins
  • Experience working with build pipelines and Docker containers
  • Experience with administering Enterprise and open source components of Continuous Delivery systems such as BitBucket, CodeShip, Cloudbees, CircleCI, GitHub/GitLab Enterprise
  • Experience creating and maintaining makefiles and build scripts
  • 4+ years of build/release engineering experience in a Linux and/or Windows environment
  • Excellent systems administration and debugging skills - you will need to solve problems on your own.
  • Expertise in writing git hooks
  • Proficiency in more than one scripting language - Python, Perl, Linux shell scripting (Python preferred)

Nutanix is an equal opportunity employer.

The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy is to provide fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. Nutanix hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

Nutanix believes that associates should be provided with a working environment that enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.