Software Engineer - Data Path, File System, HCI (Hyper Converged Infrastructure)

Posted 11 Apr 2020

Dell Inc.

Palo Alto IT Jobs (Software Engineer Jobs)


The vSAN team is looking for a senior developer to work on next generation file system project. The engineer will be part of the vSAN core team responsible for developing new vSAN features and products based on an enterprise-class virtualization platform. The team member will work with architects, product management teams and other stakeholders across sites to design and develop new features and products. They will also collaborate with the Quality Engineers to ensure the quality of the developed products. Duties will include design, implementation, testing, and debugging. The engineer will also interact with other core engineering teams and groups outside of engineering in Hyper Converged Infrastructure Unit (HCI) in helping analyze and prioritize product features, interact with partners, and enablement.

Responsibilities: -Design and develop the next generation of storage virtualization products. -Work for complex distributed systems algorithms. -Work on networking protocols native to VSAN and have the ability to debug vmkernel networking stack. -Work with VMware kernel and management teams to ensure that features work seamlessly end-to-end, and maintain product extensibility and compatibility. -Work with Quality Engineers and ensure software testability, quality and stability. -Work with the documentation team and ensure good quality documentation of the product and API. -C or C++ coding requirements.

Required Skills

•8+ years of experience in developing and working with large scalable distributed systems written in C/C++

•You will possess a strong analytical, debugging and troubleshooting skills including use of tools.

•You have strong coding skills in C, C++, Python, Kernel Programming

•You are a natural problem-solver and dive deep to unravel complex problems/issues.

•You bring good testing methodologies and a real passion for building quality products.

•You have validated experience working with highly scalable complex systems.

•You possess knowledge of distributed systems and applications.

•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Skills

•Familiarity with storage technologies

•Experience with File Systems

•Experience with storage IO stack

•Experience with Performance Optimization

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