System Software Engineering Manager, FlashArray
Company: Pure Storage
Location: Mountain View
Posted on: January 12, 2022
BE PART OF BUILDING THE FUTURE.
What do NASA and emerging space companies have in common with COVID
vaccine R&D teams or with Roblox and the Metaverse?
The answer is data, -- all fast moving, fast growing industries
rely on data for a competitive edge in their industries. And the
most advanced companies are realizing the full data advantage by
partnering with Pure Storage. Pures vision is to redefine the
storage experience and empower innovators by simplifying how people
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of the Fortune 500, weve only scratched the surface of our
Pure Is Blazing Trails And Setting Records
- For eight straight years, Gartner has named Pure a leader in
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- Our customer-first culture and unwavering commitment to
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- Industry analysts and press applaud Pures leadership across
- And, our 4,000+ employees are emboldened to make Pure a faster,
stronger, smarter company as we go
If you, like us, say bring it on to exciting challenges that change
the world, we have endless opportunities where you can make your
SHOULD YOU ACCEPT THIS CHALLENGE...
The FlashArray Team builds the industrys most innovative,
high-performance, and highly available portfolio of products that
are designed for the most demanding mission critical applications.
While we deliver a hardware storage array, over 90% of our
engineering staff are software engineers. Our customers are the
most important part of our business and they love FlashArray for
it's simplicity of management, the constant flow of new and
exciting upgrades, and ability to live on the cutting edge of
technology while never taking downtime, ever. Most recently, we
extended the value of our FlashArray capabilities into the cloud
with CloudSnap and Cloud Block Store for AWS. These new innovations
enable our customers to leverage the agility of the public cloud
for both traditional IT and cloud-native applications.
What You Will Be Doing...
- Directly manage a development team focused on projects related
to Linux kernel development, new Flasharray platforms, NVMe fabrics
protocols and features
- Work closely with Program managers, Release managers and other
peer teams contributing to cross functional projects
- Drive execution in conjunction with the above teams to ensure
that we are achieving product development milestones.
- Work with partners and vendors to integrate third party
deliverables into the product
- In coordination with Purity software teams - drive detailed
software plans for Purity releases.
- Develop plans for continuous integration, and phased
What You Bring To The Team...
- BS in computer science or equivalent
- 3 plus years of technical lead or management experience, while
staying hands-on in development
- 5 plus years of Linux kernel or protocol development experience
in servers, networking or storage, ideally on x86 NUMA
- Experience in technologies and industry standards such as NVMe,
NFS, iSCSI, Fiber Channel, SCSI, or protocols such as SMB,NFS.
- Experience in Agile development and continuous integration in
- Proficiency in C/C++/Java and scripting languages such as
- Working knowledge of Linux virtualization tools, or data path
technologies such as DPDK
- Proven expertise in managing projects throughout the entire
SDLC, delivering products to market on schedule, and ensuring
feedback loops from customers into development
- Strong customer focus
- Data driven, with experience in extracting operational insights
- Solid knowledge of end-to-end quality best practices
- Demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving skills
- Excellent written and verbal communications skills
BE YOUCORPORATE CLONES NEED NOT APPLY.
Pure is where you ask big questions, think differently, and make an
impact. This is not just a job, but a place where you have a voice
and can accelerate your career. We value unique thoughts and
celebrate individuality, and with ample opportunity to learn,
develop yourself, and expand into different roles, joining Pure is
an investment in your career journey.
Through our Pure Equality program, which supports a flourishing
field of employee resource groups, we nourish the personal and
professional lives of our team members. And our Pure Good
Foundation gives back to local and global communities through
volunteering and grants.
And because we understand the value of bringing your full and best
self to work, we offer a variety of perks to manage a healthy
balance, including flexible time off, wellness resources, and
company-sponsored team events.
PURE IS COMMITTED TO EQUALITY.
Research shows that in order to apply for a job, women feel they
need to meet 100% of the criteria while men usually apply after
meeting about 60%. Regardless of how you identify, if you believe
you can do the job and are a good match, we encourage you to
Pure is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action
employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color,
national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related
medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity,
gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age,
status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a
disability, or any other characteristic legally protected by the
laws of the jurisdiction in which you are being considered for
If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you
may contact us at TA-Ops@purestorage.com .
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PURES COMPLIANCE WITH THE U.S. GOVERNMENT COVID-19 MANDATE
In accordance with Pures policies, current and anticipated federal
regulations, and our ongoing commitment to prioritizing the health
and well-being of our employees, partners, and customers, and the
community at large, where permitted by law, all Pure employees and
contractors working in the United States are expected to be fully
vaccinated against COVID-19 no later than January 18, 2022. Should
you require an exemption for medical or religious reasons, you must
initiate Pures exemption request process which will determine if an
exemption can be granted in accordance with applicable local,
state, and/or federal law.
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