Nutanix Platform Engineering – Automation Specialist in San Jose, California

Nutanix is rapidly moving towards a Pure Software Play model, and this journey requires a shift in how Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Operating System is built and packaged for consumption beyond the current set of Hardware Platforms & Configurations. While on this journey, it is highly essential for us to keep fueling the business with the latest and greatest of Server and HW technologies and deliver the Nutanix experience to our customers across a wide variety of hardware solutions.

How often does one get to be part of a company's epic journey, which gives an opportunity to look back in a few years and say, "You know what, it all started with a small team that I was a key member of!"

Key Responsibilities :

You’ll join a team of enthusiasts who are dedicated to learn new technologies, improve on existing design, analytics, framework development, writing test case that goes into delivering high quality hardware platforms. In this role, you will help drive innovative solutions to accelerate validation of Nutanix, OEM and strategic partners’ platforms. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Develop high-quality test automation framework and guide component suppliers, platform vendors and internal teams to meet rigorous qualification criteria for inclusion into the Nutanix Compatibility list.

  • Drive full delivery of project - design, development, coding, reviewing, testing, debugging and documenting.

  • Interact with cross-functional teams to gain expertise, understand requirements and break it down into simpler automation test cases tracing back to requirements.

  • Solve complex problems through analytical thinking and diagnostic skills.

  • Ability to clearly and concisely articulate technical subject matter both written and verbal

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Masters or PhD in CS/CE/EE or equivalent

  • Experience with Restful APIs

  • Experience with Linux Server platforms and x86 architecture

  • Experience with languages or programming frameworks highly desired (JavaScript, Python, C etc)

  • Experience in using statistical methods to analyze data and generate reports

  • Experience with troubleshooting systems issues and effectively diagnosing problem


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