Automation Engineer - AFS

Engineering - San Jose San Jose, California Req.Num.: 8144


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Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making infrastructure invisible so that IT can focus on the applications and services that power their business. Companies around the world use Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS software to bring one-click application management and mobility across public, private and distributed edge clouds so they can run any application at any scale with a dramatically lower total cost of ownership. The result is organizations that can rapidly deliver a high-performance IT environment on demand, giving application owners a true cloud-like experience. Learn more about our products at www.nutanix.com or follow us on Twitter @Nutanix.

We are looking for an Automation Engineer with extensive experience in automation development, strategic, and testing skills to be part of our dynamic and growing AFS Team.

As a Automation Engineer, you will be:

  • Automating test cases written and executed as part of new feature testing; enabling automated regression runs for subsequent releases.
  • Working closely with the development team to ensure that the code developed is testable - are the logs sufficient, should any test hooks be built into the code, is there enough debug information available in case of failure, etc…
  • Analyzing failures and determining root cause, filing defects in the Defect Tracking System and driving them to closure

Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of OOPs concepts and application in writing the test frameworks.
  • Experience in developing automated tests using Python programming.
  • Experience using and administering projects in a continuous integration. framework such as Jenkins/Hudson.
  • Experience in using virtualization technologies such as VMware, Hyper-V, or Xen. VMware and Hyper-V are preferred.
  • Familiar with file system concepts and protocols such as: networked filesystems, logical volumes, journaled filesystems, tiered storage, NFS, CIFS, iSCSI, and LUNs.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in QA and automation
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related stream

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.

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