**Thanks for visiting! The Isilon Protocols Engineering Team is hiring! We are looking for outstanding Software Engineers to help our growth in 2017. Please see below.**
**If interested please apply. We are hiring on multiple levels. **
**Isilon Protocols Engineering Team**
Simply said, our teams build the network interfaces our customers use to reach their data. We are delivering future capabilities for new workloads such as **OpenStack and Hadoop as well as scaling existing NAS workloads to huge levels** and with non-disruptive operations to keep businesses running 24x7x365. Our identity management technologies ensure that we can work in almost any environment and provide our customers with seamless integration to both directory services and storage protocols.
**What is happening in Protocols Engineering?**
Our customers have grown to expect success from Isilon and now they want more – **more scale, more storage, more uptime, more performance, more workloads** – all to enable their business.
How do you build the Data Lake of tomorrow? How to you integrate object, file, and big data access without compromising the fidelity of the client protocols and APIs? How do you actively balance new and existing client requests **across an entire cluster to provide the highest level of service** ? How do you build a single pool of storage that can meet all of the storage needs of a business? These are the questions we answer daily, and to provide the solutions as quickly as possible, we are pursuing new ways to accelerate the rate at which we can deliver value to our customers.
If software is eating the world, applications are ruling the world. Our solutions integrate the OneFS infrastructure with the application ecosystems built on top of it.
**How do we do our work?**
We create a pipeline of work based on input from our customers, internal engineering needs, our product managers, and our strategic bets. Our organization is “multi-threaded” in how we manage our engineering capacity and the throughput at which we deliver. We aim to run a lean organization to build the right things the right way at the right time.
**What technologies do we use and build?**
We strive to use the best tool for the job at hand. Our core infrastructure and network code is written in a combination of C and C++ with control functions leveraging the flexibility and rapid development provided by Python. We use git our as source control system and leverage github based workflows for building and testing our code in a continuous integration model. Creating internal clusters for testing and development is smooth and easy using on our automated builds and virtual deployments.
**What kind of developer enjoys working in Protocols Engineering the most?**
Our best **engineers demonstrate curiosity and intellectual flexibility as they approach new problems** . Our engineering teams work in highly collaborative manners. We esteem developers that are able to help us ship product, are eager to learn, and are willing to share that new knowledge with peers. We listen to our customers and help them solve the problems that are ahead.
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.
**Critical Hiring Criteria:**
Engineering - Software
205 - ISILON
US - Washington - Seattle