Senior Member of Technical Staff - Networking

Engineering - India Bangalore, India Req.Num.: 18804

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 pioneer and influence the future of virtual networking and play a key role in developing solutions.


  • Design, develop, and deploy a cloud-scale SDN solution.
  • Work on complex distributed systems.
  • Collaborate with a small team of developers, test engineers, and product management.
  • Evaluate and improve performance, scalability, and resilience.
  • Engage with customers and support to solve production issues. 

Basic Qualifications

  • 8-14 years of software engineering experience in the Networking/SDN domain
  • Fluency in C and Python.
  • Extremely strong systems programming and design skills.
  • Solid understanding of fundamental network protocols.
  • Experience with network troubleshooting and telemetry tools.
  • Familiarity with virtualisation platforms, particularly QEMU/KVM.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience building distributed systems and highly-available services.
  • Experience developing and deploying SDN solutions at scale.
  • Experience developing and deploying VPN solutions.
  • Familiarity with tunnelling protocols (VXLAN, GRE, Geneve).
  • Familiarity with routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, MPLS).
  • Familiarity or involvement with open source SDN projects.
  • Hands-on exposure to a public cloud environment (AWS, GCP, Azure etc) 


Nutanix is an equal opportunity employer.

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