MTS - Automation Testing Flow Security

Engineering - India Bangalore, India Req.Num.: 26133

Hungry, Humble, Honest, with Heart.


The Opportunity
Nutanix pioneered the SDDC revolution by bringing the simplicity and elasticity of the cloud to the on-prem data center. Our converged virtualization product can scale to manage petabytes of data while running thousands of virtual machines. And while cloud adoption is surely accelerating, laws of economics and compliance are ensuring that the future belongs to hybrid clouds. Nutanix is heavily investing in features that make hybrid cloud deployments seamless and frictionless.  
We’re looking for solid engineers who are constantly looking to push the envelope in terms of not only usability and functionality, but also performance and scale. This role will provide you with an opportunity to deeply validate the functionality of features, while also ensuring that the overall solution is rock solid. We have a strong bias for automation in everything we do, so be prepared to code extensively as part of your role!  


Engineering / R&D at Nutanix


Your Role
  • Writing and executing detailed system test plans to thoroughly validate features.
  • Executing large scale customer deployment scenario tests.
  • Automating all aspects of the workflow, including test harnesses and frameworks.
  • Collaborating with a team of developers, test engineers, product management.
  • Working closely with development engineers to detailed and find the root cause of failures.
  • Engage with customer support engineers as well as customers to debug and solve production issues.


What You Will Bring
  • Minimum of 2–5 years of testing experience in a Data Center product company
  • BE or MS in Computer Science or related field.
  • Experience in Test Automation in one of the following programming languages: Python/Perl/C/C++/Java (Python preferred).
  • Good understanding of networking concepts and protocols such as TCP/IP, VLAN, BGP, VPN, OSPF, VXLAN, GRE, etc.
  • Experience using virtualization technologies such as VMware, Hyper-V, or KVM (KVM preferred).
  • Experience with network troubleshooting and traffic generator and tools such as wireshark, tcpdump, git, ixia, ostinato etc.
  • Experience with building/testing a scalable networking solution.
  • Prior system testing experience of large scale deployments will be a big plus.
  • Experience with distributed software systems.
  • Hands-on exposure to a public cloud environment (AWS, GCP, Azure etc. preferred)


About the Team
About Your Manager:
  • Your manager for this role will be the Senior Manager, Engineering, who joined Nutanix in 2015 and manages a team of 6. They are experienced and supportive, providing guidance and guide to help you succeed in your role.
What The Team Says:
  • The team at Nutanix is described as awesome to work with. They are collaborative, friendly, and always ready to lend a helping hand whenever needed. You'll feel welcome and valued as a member of this team.
How We Work:
  • At Nutanix, we follow a hybrid work model, meaning you'll have the flexibility to work remotely twice a week. This allows for a good balance between work and personal life, while also ensuring effective collaboration and communication within the team. You can enjoy the benefits of a collaborative work environment while still having the flexibility to work from the comfort of your own home.


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.