Member of Technical Staff (Backend Engineer) - File Analytics

Engineering - India Pune, India Req.Num.: 15430

Nutanix File Analytics is a native analytics solution built together with the Nutanix Files platform to make it simpler for customers to understand how their storage & data is utilized by their users and also to help them meet data auditing, data access minimization and compliance requirements. This solution provides real time analytics through features such as –

  • Detailed audit trails (activities performed against specific data and by specific users)
  • Intelligent insights (storage capacity trends, data age, file distribution by size/type, most active files/users).
  • Anomaly detection (identifying & alerting anomalous behavior across the system).

Responsibilities for File Analytics 

  • Create and maintain optimal multi-tenant data platform hosted on-prem and on AWS.
  • Architect and build the infrastructure required for optimal ETL and data warehousing of billions of events collected from several on-prem setups and ingested via standard messaging bus (such as kafka, kinesis etc) to the data platform.
  • Build data lifecycle management, backup/DR, CI/CD infrastructure.
  • Architect and Build solutions for metadata management.
  • Enable users to perform exploratory data analysis on file system metadata and data.
  • Develop data models and mappings.
  • Provide technical leadership to a team of junior engineers. Doing design/architecture/code reviews, handling technical customer issues.


  • Advanced working  knowledge of relational databases as well as working familiarity with a variety of SQL/NOSQL data stores , like Postgres, Cassandra, Elastic Search, Mongodb
  • Experience building and optimizing ‘big data’ data pipelines, architectures.
  • Hands-on Experience with large-scale (distributed) system architecture, complex software design, high scalability and availability, optimisation etc.
  • Strong analytical problem solving.
  • Good understanding of standard data structures and should be able to solve problems using it.
  • Extremely well versed with Linux operating system, advanced systems programming, multi-threading issues.
  • Excellent knowledge of caching techniques, messaging queues and highly scalable ‘big data’ data stores.
  • Strong architectural and coding skills.
  • Experience with big data tools such as spark, link, Kafka, kinesis,  etc. will be considered an advantage.
  • Experience with AWS cloud services (one or more of ) : EC2, RDS, Amazon ElasticSearch, AWS Lambda, EBS, ,EFS, S3, SNS, EMR, ElastiCache will be considered an advantage.
  • Experience with ML algorithms will be considered an advantage
  • Experience with programming languages: Python, Java/go.
  • Degree in computer science or a related engineering field.
  • 5-12 years of relevant work experience



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