Linux Kernel Software Engineer, FlashArray
Company: Pure Storage
Location: Mountain View
Posted on: August 1, 2022
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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. Pure's vision is to redefine the
storage experience and empower innovators by simplifying how people
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of the Fortune 500, we've 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
innovation have earned us a certified Net Promoter Score in the top
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- Industry analysts and press applaud Pure's 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
The FlashArray team builds the industry's top-tier performance and
efficiency storage systems. 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 with 99.99% or more of availability.
What You'll Be Doing...
- Full life-cycle system development
- Analyze and improve kernel with respect to devices, scheduling,
memory management and more
- Running analysis in forms of software, code, requirements,
system risk, and software reliability
- Conducting software review and identification of code
- Performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability,
- Support, maintain, and document software functionality
- Integrate software with existing systems
What You'll Need To Bring To This Role...
- Natural curiosity and an ability to design, implement and test
product components in a highly collaborative and team oriented
- 5 or more years of software development
- Proficiency in C/C++ and scripting languages such as
- Experience in Linux/BSD/Solaris/AIX kernel development,
embedded Linux and/or Linux device driver experience
- Specialized skills or areas of interest that will help you
thrive in this role:
- Open source/upstream experience
- Insights into x86 RAS capabilities to improve hardware
- PCIe Gen4 architecture
- Expertise in I/O technologies such as RDMA, NVMe, Ethernet, or
protocols (IP, NFS, SMB, ---)
- X86 performance and scalability
BE YOU-CORPORATE 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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PURE'S COMPLIANCE WITH THE U.S. GOVERNMENT COVID-19 MANDATE
In accordance with Pure's 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 prior to your start date. Should you
require an exemption for medical or religious reasons, you must
initiate Pure's 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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