Engineering Manager, Isilon Operating Systems Team
Company: EMC is now part of Dell Technologies
Posted: August 20, 2016
Reference ID: 169434BR
Engineering Manager – Operating Systems Team
The Isilon Storage Division of EMC is in the business of transforming the way data is stored. At the forefront of the big data movement, our highly parallelized, distributed architecture has completely redefined the storage model. We enable our thousands of customers to work at a scale that wasn't previously possible by shipping a true clustered file system that can be expanded from a few dozen terabytes up to many petabytes. Our goal is to package game-changing technology, unparalleled scalability and record-breaking performance into a product that is utterly simple to manage and continuously delights our customers.
Isilon is continuing to grow its world-class Engineering organization. The Operating Systems (OS) team is looking for a top-notch Development Manager. The Isilon OneFS Clustered Filesystem is based on the FreeBSD operating system. The OS team is responsible for adapting and maintaining Isilon’s version of FreeBSD, including changes to the FreeBSD kernel and systems services, implementing and enhancing device drivers and committing changes back to the FreeBSD community. Isilon is an active member of the FreeBSD open source community. The OS Manager will be responsible for continuing to build Isilon’s relationship with the FreeBSD community.
Isilon is passionate about technical excellence and seeks a highly-skilled, entrepreneurial Development Manager. The Dev Manager role at Isilon has many responsibilities. In addition to leading a team of software development engineers, the Dev Manager interacts with Program Management, Product Management, Publications, Sales Engineering and Global Services. The Dev Manager sets product direction, defines product features and schedules, is involved in design and code reviews, hires, develops and retains talent, and develops software as well.
+ Must be very technical and able to split time between leading and writing code
+ Ability to lead a highly-motivated high performance engineering team
+ 5-10 years of software development experience
+ Exceptional C programming skills
+ Excellent software architecture, design, implementation, test, debugging and problem solving skills
+ Ability to work successfully as part of a team
+ Strong written and verbal communication skills
+ Excellent interpersonal communication skills, e.g. negotiation, conflict resolution, etc.
+ BS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent work experience
Desired Domain Expertise:
+ Multi-threading kernel- or user-space programming
+ Experience developing both user- and kernel-mode software
+ Familiarity with the FreeBSD or other POSIX/UNIX operating systems
When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage applicants of all ages.
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Engineering - Other
205 - ISILON
US - Washington - Seattle