System Test Engineer

Engineering - AMER San Jose, California Req.Num.: 19469


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.

 

About System Test

Our System Test team is tasked with test planning, test scenario design, and test case development to assess and improve the overall quality of our products. The role encompasses influencing product design by leveraging the wide knowledge of the product portfolio and ensuring that a quality-first mindset is instituted within our development practices. Also, automation of complex tests that mimic customer environments and workloads to ensure performance and scalability baselines.

 

Responsibilities

  • Develop functional and system test plan and convert them into automated tests
  • Execute the identified test cases to find bugs, and ensuring that automated tests are run regularly to catch regressions.
  • Flexibility to handle both Automation and Manual testing.
  • Working closely with development engineers to analyze and find the root cause of failures.
  • Executing large-scale customer deployment scenario tests.

 

Qualifications

  •  BE/BTech/BCA/MCA/ME/MTech or equivalent.
  • 0-2 years of software engineering experience
  • Experience in Software Development or Test Automation in one of the following programming languages: Python/Perl/C/C++/Java (Python preferred).
  • Strong fundamentals of Operating Systems
  • Strong fundamentals in Object-Oriented Programming, Algorithms, Data Structures, and Problem Solving
  • Basic knowledge of TCP-IP Suite of protocols (Ethernet, VLAN, IP, ICMP, TCP, UDP, DNS)
  • Strong systems administration experience in Linux and/or Windows.
  • Good understanding of file system concepts and protocols
  • Prior system testing experience of large scale deployments would be a big plus.
  • Experience with distributed software systems.
  • Plus: Understanding of virtualization concepts - compute/storage/network virtualization
  • Plus: Skills in debugging complex distributed applications.
  • Plus: Hands-on experience working with web technologies - HTTP/HTTPS, RESTful API, JSON, Protobuf.

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