Senior Systems Software Engineer at Nutanix
San Jose, CA, US
We’re looking for Senior Systems Engineers that know how to build scalable distributed systems solutions and keep them up and running by managing complexity and fault domains. Ideally, candidates should have experience with both developing and deploying an embedded Linux system or appliance. Experience or familiarity with relevant storage and networking background would be very helpful. We are also highly interested in candidates that have expertise in Private or Public
cloud technology.

Responsibilities:
Design, develop, and deploy a highly scalable/distributed, embedded Linux based systems.
 Cross functional collaboration 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:
 8-10+ years of software engineering experience in the storage/networking domain
 Strong systems programming and design skills.
 Experience building highly distributed/clustered systems and highly-available services.
 Solid understanding of Linux platform development and network protocols.
 Familiarity with virtualization platforms, particularly KVM or VMware.
 Fluency in Python and/or C, Ansible, Golang.
 3-5+ years in leading projects.
 Bachelors or Masters in engineering or computer science or related discipline
Preferred Qualifications:
 Experience with kernel and/or network troubleshooting.
 Experience developing Restful API, microservices and open source related
projects
 Familiarity or involvement with one or more of the following areas would be a bonus:
      o Paas, or Native Cloud Application Infrastructure
      o RestAPI
      o Hardware Abstraction Layers
      o RBAC
      o Linux Security
      o Telemetry
      o SDN
      o SDS
      o Event / Alerting / Logging design
      o Non Disruptive System Upgrade
      o Systems Health Checker

      o Multi Cloud integration

We’re an equal opportunity employer

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