Big Data Engineer

Engineering - San Jose San Jose, California


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Big Data Engineer

Nutanix is disrupting the multibillion dollar Enterprise Cloud market by pioneering the first converged compute & storage virtualization platform that can incrementally scale out to manage petabytes of data while running tens of thousands of virtual machines. 

The Nutanix Insights team focuses on building a Big Data Platform to derive insights from data collected from Data Centers across our customer base. These insights will drive the efforts towards Data Center optimization, Pro-active support and auto-remediation, Operations and Engineering Process optimizations and product features. We are seeking experienced engineers and architects with Big Data Platform/Infrastructure/Analytics expertise for Petabyte scale data and a passion to drive the design of next generation Data Center and Cloud infrastructures.

Key Responsibilities

  • Engineer, design and build Big Data Analytics Platform for the software defined data center
  • Build systems and software to deliver deep data science based insights.
  • Work on performance, scaling out and resiliency of distributed systems.
  • Work closely with development, test, documentation and product management teams to deliver high quality products and services in a fast paced environment

Requirements

  • BS, MS or Ph.D. in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience in Big Data Infrastructure and software engineering
  • Strong knowledge of designing and development of distributed systems software on large datasets for machine learning, data mining and analytics
  • Knowledge of Algorithms and Optimization
  • Experience with Big Data Infrastructure and working technologies such as Kafka, Spark, Hadoop Ecosystem and Mapreduce
  • Streaming Analytics and Real Time processing experience such as Spark Streaming, Storm is desirable
  • Experience in designing and performance tuning data pipeline jobs is desirable
  • Datacenter Monitoring and Telemetry experience such as SNAP, collectd or any other data/log collection is desirable

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.