Senior Member of Technical Staff - Database Team

Engineering - APAC Bangalore, India Req.Num.: 13804


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Senior Member of Technical Staf
(Database Team)

Job Description
The Nutanix Database division in Nutanix is looking for senior engineers experienced in Distributed Database Systems and Internals. Our teams works on NoSQL databases for the Core Systems Group.
Responsibilities :
- Work on the next generation Nutanix’s Distributed Database products which powers the Metadata Layer, Analytics Layer etc.
- Work on data-path and control path development of NoSQL database services.
- Work on Internals of RocksDB, Cassandra, Distributed Key-Value Stores etc.
- Work on Developing complex Database internal features like Indexing, Transactions, LSM-Tree improvements, Distributed data operations, Compaction improvements, Replica management etc.
- Architect, design and develop software for a converged computing+storage platform for the software defined data center.
- Develop a deep understanding of complex distributed systems, and design innovative solutions for customer requirements.
- Work on performance, scaling out and resiliency of distributed storage systems.
- Work closely with development, test, documentation and product management teams to deliver high-quality products in a fast-paced environment.
- Engage with customers and support when needed to solve production issues.

Requirements:
- Experience with Database Software development, NoSQL database backend
development, Cassandra, RocksDB, Hadoop, MapReduce, Zookeeper and other large- scale distributed systems preferred.
- Love of programming and rock-solid in one or more languages: C, C++, Java, ideally for enterprise-quality software.
- Development experience in file systems, operating systems, database back-ends, distributed systems management, Cloud technologies.
- Familiarity with OS internals, concepts of distributed data management, and
design/implementation tradeofs in building clustered, high-performance, fault-tolerant distributed systems software.
- Extensive knowledge of UNIX/Linux.
- Experience working with virtualization technologies like VMware, Hyper-V, Xen. VMware preferred.
- Familiarity with x86 architecture, virtualization and/or storage management

Qualifications:
- 8+ years of experience in the above areas + Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field required. Advanced degree or PhD in Computer Science preferred

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