Member of Technical Staff - CDP

Engineering - AMER San Jose, California Req.Num.: 18214

Developers in the Core Data Path are responsible for the storage fabric that underlies the entire Nutanix solution. They also come up with ways to replicate data to remote sites so that work can continue after any given site goes down. And they end up delving into the innards of the Linux kernel and hardware from time to time.

What You’ll Do:  

  • 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
  • Improve performance, scale-out, and resiliency of distributed storage systems
  • Work closely with other development teams, testers, documentation writers, and product management to deliver high-quality products in a fast-paced environment
  • Engage with customers and support when needed to solve production issues 

What You’ll Need:

  • Love of programming and expertise in one or more languages: C++, C, Java
  • Solid understanding of data structures, algorithms, and analysis techniques
  • Ability to get things done in Linux, and familiar with how it works under the hood
  • Experience with any of file systems, operating systems, database back-ends, distributed systems, cloud technologies
  • Past projects involving large-scale distributed systems such as Hadoop, Cassandra, Zookeeper
  • Comfortable with virtualization technologies like KVM, VMware, Hyper-V, Xen
  • BS/MS/Ph.D. in Computer Science or related field
  • Both New College grads and experienced developers are welcome to apply


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