Nutanix Platforms Manager, Nutanix Platforms in San Jose, California

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with OEM suppliers on new platform design and validation.

  • Lead and coordinate HW NPI, HW sustenance and SW regression activities.

  • Maintain and drive NPI project plans, NPI test plans and automation plans to deliver top quality HW and SW products at a fast pace.

  • Drive collaboration across x-functional teams including Product Management, SW Engineering, and Platform team for NPI.

  • Maintain project KPI metrics, JIRA dashboards and coordinate SW/HW bug triaging and prioritization.

  • Drive agile methodologies and develop process improvements for platform launches.

  • Drive Automation as a key QA strategy for Platform validation [NPI] and regression coverage.

  • Manage and coordinate projects across fast paced global teams.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelors/Masters in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field.

  • 6-8 years Platform lead and or management experience.

  • Good understanding of x86 server platforms (Disks/flash, NICs, processors, RAM, storage controllers) and server virtualization technologies.

  • Solid understanding of NPI process including Agile SW releases, Sprint planning and execution and project management principles.

  • Familiarity with hardware and software development life cycle models.

  • Advanced knowledge of software development lifecycle.

  • Advanced knowledge of Python or other scripting languages.

  • Solid experience with bug tracking and management system (JIRA, Bugzilla, etc.).

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward completion.

  • Demonstrated multitasking, effective leadership and analytical skills.

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills is a must. Must be a team player.


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