Member of Technical Staff - Platforms Engineering (OEM)

Engineering - India Bangalore, India Req.Num.: 26498

Hungry, Humble, Honest, with Heart.


The Opportunity
The Platforms Software Engineer will work closely with OEM partners’ engineering teams and internal software teams to implement the Nutanix software stack on partners’ hardware platforms. In this role you will develop expertise in the lower-level components and features of the Nutanix software stack that are meaningful to the hardware platform and components. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, enabling the teams responsible for OEM platform and component qualification, major software feature additions, bug fixes, and joint OEM factory deployments. 


Engineering / R&D at Nutanix


Your Role
  • Work closely with OEM partners to introduce new products and components to market
  • Develop software components to enable qualification of new platforms
  • Provide technical guidance to OEM partners through product certification phase
  • Troubleshoot issues encountered during certification and provide resolutions
  • Work with Support Teams during field escalations, reproduce issues and work with internal teams for resolutions
  • Work with Sustaining Engineering teams on qualification of various Nutanix software products on OEM hardware
  • Implement and deploy hardware imaging processes at partner’s factories
  • Provide technical advice to Program Managers and Management
  • Maintain OEM hardware inventory and ensure platforms are kept upgraded
  • Help develop better processes for development and debug, and maintain documentation for the same
  • Maintain database for OEM partners’ platforms and components
  • Conduct training programs for partners and internal teams
  • Continually learn about new Nutanix software features and assess impact to OEMs’ hardware platforms


What You Will Bring
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s in CS or a related field
  • 2 - 6 years of strong programming experience
  • Proficiency in Python, C or similar languages
  • Knowledge of Linux/UNIX including internals
  • Systems experience is a plus
  • Familiarity with distributed data management and the trade-offs inherent in building clustered, high-performance, fault-tolerant systems software desirable
  • Familiarity with x86 and PowerPC architectures desirable
  • Familiarity with virtualization and storage management desirable


About the Team
About Your Manager:
You'll be reporting to Bijoy P , who is not only your manager but also an integral part of the organization. He is known for his approachability and supportiveness towards his team members.
What The Team Says:
The team describes Bijoy P as a friendly manager/director who fosters a fun work culture. You can expect to feel comfortable approaching him with any questions or concerns.
How We Work:
At Nutanix, we have a hybrid work model where employees are expected to be in the office three times a week. This allows for a balance between collaboration in person and the flexibility of remote work.


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.

Nutanix believes that associates should be provided with a working environment that enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

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