Cloud Platform Developer

Engineering - San Jose San Jose, California Req.Num.: 13453

Who are our employees?

We’re an eclectic group of 5,000+ dreamers, believers and builders, operating in over 40 countries. We’re Hungry. Humble. Honest. With Heart. The 4H’s: these are our core values and the DNA of our company. They help drive our employees to succeed, to strive to be better, to learn from every experience. Our employees are encouraged to have spirited debates and conversations and to think with a founder’s mindset. This means we’re all CEO’s of the company and, as such, make the best decision every day that aligns with our company goals. It’s through our values, our conversations and mindsets that we can continue to disrupt the industry and drive innovation in the market.

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.

The Nutanix security development team focuses on building secure hybrid cloud platforms. This team is responsible for developing customer facing security functionalities and core platform security services. We are seeking passionate engineers with expertise in various enterprise security domain to design and develop innovative technologies to combat the attacks and extend our leadership in security. Recent projects include hybrid cloud identity management system and a secure data storage system.

 Key Responsibilities

  • Architect, design, develop, test, and automate security systems to serve a converged computing and storage platform for the software defined data center.
  • Strong development background in enterprise API, and high scalability systems
  • Work closely with field and product management teams to understand the security threat and drive and deliver high quality solutions and services in a fast-paced environment.
  • Engage with customers and support when needed to solve production issues.


  • 7+ years of experience in security, including 4+ years developing security systems.
  • Deep experience designing and developing enterprise products in Go, C++, Java, and/or python.
  • Solid knowledge in web protocols, operating systems, hypervisors and distributed systems architecture.
  • Familiar with devops model and testing automation frameworks
  • Understanding of core security concepts, including SSO, Oauth and authorization models, security policies and encryption
  • Experience in security monitoring, threat detection, pen tests is highly desirable.

We’re an equal opportunity employer

Nutanix is an Equal Employment Opportunity and (in the U.S.) an Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other category protected by applicable law. We hire and promote individuals solely on the basis of qualifications for the job to be filled.

We strive to foster an inclusive working environment that enables all our Nutants to be themselves and to do great work in a safe and welcoming environment, free of unlawful discrimination, intimidation or harassment.

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.