Nutanix Test Automation Engineer in San Jose, California

We are looking for a Test Automation Engineer with extensive experience in automation development, strategic, and testing skills to be part of our dynamic and growing AFS Team.

As Test Automation Engineer, you will be:

  • Empowered to test the quality of the deliverable and influence the delivery of quality products/features

  • Automating test cases written and executed as part of new feature testing; enabling automated regression runs for subsequent releases.

  • Working closely with the Development team to ensure that the code developed is testable - are the logs sufficient, should any test hooks be built into the code, is there enough debug information available in case of failure, etc.

  • Analyzing failures and determining root cause, filing defects in the Defect Tracking System and driving them to closure

Skills Required:

  • Good analytical and problem-solving abilities.

  • Programming experience for Test Automation with Python

  • Experience with automating test cases, execution testing, regression testing, and automated regression

  • Experience developing clean, maintainable automated tests for REST API and backend components. (UI (selenium) nice to have)

  • Experience with writing and debugging automation tests for complex enterprise software

  • Experience in testing NFS

  • Experience in filesystems/object store / distributed systems / HCI is a plus

  • Experience using virtualization technologies such as VMware vSphere, Hyper-V, KVM or XenSever.


  • 5+ years of experience in QA and automation

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related stream

Nutanix is an equal opportunity employer.

The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy is to provide fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. Nutanix hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

Nutanix believes that associates should be provided with a working environment that enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.