Director of Engineering - Flow

Engineering - India Bangalore, India Req.Num.: 14791

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Who are we in the market?

Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making infrastructure invisible so that IT can focus on the applications and services that power their business. Companies around the world use Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS software to bring one-click application management and mobility across public, private and distributed edge clouds so they can run any application at any scale with a dramatically lower total cost of ownership. The result is organizations that can rapidly deliver a high-performance IT environment on demand, giving application owners a true cloud-like experience. Learn more about our products at or follow us on Twitter @Nutanix.

Nutanix, a leader in enterprise cloud, is looking to hire outstanding Engineering & Technology leaders to join our Software Defined Security product suite called Nutanix Flow.  You will be part of a small yet impactful team with ample opportunity to grow and expand your skills. Nutanix welcomes big thinkers and budding entrepreneurs, those who are unafraid to take on seemingly impossible technology challenges and interested in learning how to build a business along the way.                                                         

About Nutanix Flow:

Nutanix Flow is a Software Defined Network Security (micro-segmentation & security operations) product that provides a simplified way to create and manage application centric policies.

Flow enables security administrators to govern their applications and environments independent of the physical infrastructure. Flow delivers advanced networking, security services and compliance insights that allow enterprises to gain visibility and granular control of their enterprise applications.


  • Provide technical leadership experience in design, architecture, quality and support of software defined security services.
  • Strong execution focus and ability to lead a distributed engineering team and drive a results-oriented culture in a fast-paced environment.
  • Work closely with Product, Engineering & QA teams to achieve timely releases with quality first focus.
  • Experience growing and mentoring a leadership team of Engineering & QA managers.
  • Recruit top talent to build and scale teams with modern software development (agile) and release delivery processes.
  • Work collaboratively with Support, Product & Customer success teams to effectively drive customer escalations to resolution.
  • Be a good mentor and coach to the Engineering teams on design, technology and processes etc


  • 15+ years of experience in various elements of full-stack software development front end, back end, data and insights and hands-on technical design & implementation experience
  • Deep understanding of software-defined data center, private cloud and network architectures for the hybrid cloud deployments
  • Good exposure to software defined security space - micro segmentation, nextgen firewalls, security analytics and SecOps etc
  • Minimum 10+ years of experience leading global software engineering and quality teams with agile development methodologies
  • Proven ability to earn respect, trust and influence from people you work with and to mentor top technical talent 
  • Ability to weigh conflicting priorities and make quick decisions in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent communication, presentation and organizational skills are must for a success in this role
  • BS, MS or PhD in computer science or information technology

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