Member of Technical Staff - Security

Engineering - San Jose San Jose, California Req.Num.: 18081

Nutanix Unified Storage group is building a Data Security and Analytics solution. It includes User Behavior Analytics, Anomaly detection, Ransomware/Malware protection, Data classification, Sensitive data protection, and textual data anonymization. We are looking for a Mid to Senior level Data Security Engineer to help design a security platform and achieve the above business functionalities. You will join an impactful, fast-moving data security team. 

  • Design and develop solutions for user behavior analysis, Anomaly detection, ransomware/malware protection, data classification, Identifying sensitive information, and data anonymization. 
  • Understand the analytic product’s core security requirements and work with the architecture team of Unified storage (file systems, object store, and Volumes) and other engineering groups to align with the product design 
  • Identify security gaps in Nutanix Data management offerings (Storage services/Databases/cloud microservices/APIs) 
  • Provide design mentorship and review the work of other specialists/Junior engineers 
  • Should be able to work with the Nutanix Global (mainly India and USA) engineering and multi-functional teams 
 Qualifications and Experience:
  • BS/MS degree in Computer science or equivalent 
  • 5+ years of experience building data security products  
  • 3+ years of experience building solutions for data security or other relevant domains 
  • Hands-on development in at least one of the programming languages: Python, Golang, or C++ 
  • Strong development experience in Linux/Unix OS platform 
  • Hands-on experience working with version control / DevOps tools – Git, Gerrit, or Jenkins 
  • Working knowledge of building microservices based applications in AWS/ Azure/GCP 
  • Good understanding of File systems, Object Storage, and/or Databases 
  • Hands-on experience with Kafka, Elasticsearch, Snowflake, and Flask 
  • Working knowledge of ML/AI technology

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’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 hyperconverged 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.

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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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