Sr. MTS - Platform Solutions

Engineering - San Jose San Jose, California Req.Num.: 15773


Job Summary

Nutanix is disrupting the multi-billion dollar virtualization market by pioneering the first converged compute & storage virtualization appliance that can incrementally scale out to manage petabytes of data while running tens of thousands of virtual machines. This brings with it new challenges in managing a cluster of distributed systems. It is also a hard problem to address the troubleshooting and debuggability/serviceability aspects of these complex systems. 

 
Responsibilities:
  • Design integration software for the Nutanix distributed cluster.
  • Understand the whole stack of hardware and its interaction with software and implement software that governs, monitors, and takes action on anomalies in the system.
  • Implement reliable software management infrastructure for clusters that scale out to hundreds of hosts.
  • Work on running the Nutanix stack on any hardware in the market.
  • Work on making the Nutanix software stack highly reliable and performant via OS level tuning and configuration.

 
Requirements:

  • Love of programming.
  • Good Python and C++, ideally for enterprise-quality software. 
  • Extensive knowledge of UNIX/Linux.
  • 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.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s and Master’s (preferred) in Computer Science.
  • 5-7 years of industry experience or equivalent research experience.


About us

Founded in 2009 and headquartered in San Jose, California, Nutanix is a passionate team of 6000+ employees worldwide. Our people (we call ourselves “Nutants”) are the heartbeat of #LifeAtNutanix and one of the many things that makes Nutanix a great place to work at. We share an intellectual curiosity, a bias for action, and an obsession for our customers. We are builders and problem solvers with an entrepreneurial spirit. Above all, we celebrate what makes each of us unique. 

We are humbled to be recognized as one of Bloomberg’s Top 50 Companies to Watch in 2020 and one of the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® 2020

We’re growing fast and disrupting the computing industry. Join us and make your mark.

About our business

Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and a pioneer in hyper-converged infrastructure solutions, making computing invisible anywhere. Companies around the world use Nutanix software to leverage a single platform to manage any app, at any location, at any scale for their private, hybrid and multi-cloud environments.

We’re an equal opportunity employer

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Nutanix is an equal opportunity employer.

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