Principal Software Engineer
Company: EMC is now part of Dell Technologies
Posted: August 12, 2016
Reference ID: 169658BR
TitlePrincipal Software Engineer – Product Integration Engineering Team
Location(s)US - Washington – Seattle
BusinessEMC2 – Isilon Storage Division
Functional Area(s)Engineering – Software
If you are passionate about storage technologies including and working in an ambitious and highly strategic product area then please apply for this position. Isilon - Product Integration Engineering team, located in Seattle, WA and is working on cutting-edge technologies to help build the next generation storage features for the Isilon OneFS storage .
The EMC Isilon Storage Division 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, un-paralleled scalability, and record-breaking performance into a product that is utterly simple to manage and continuously delights our customers.
Isilon culture combines a startup development environment with EMC’s stability and clout. Software engineers at Isilon constantly push the boundaries of what is possible in the world of Big Data storage and distributed systems. We are a true systems company and work at every layer of the storage stack, including all aspects of operating systems and file systems, distributed algorithms, high performance protocol stacks, and next-generation virtualization technology.
Buzz words: Scale-out Storage, SSD, Flash, NAS, Cluster, SMB/NFS, OneFS File System, Quota, Dedupe, Snapshot, Cloud, AWS, Azure, Storage Management, Active Directory, LDAP
+ Code in a variety of languages, primarily Python, C, C++,
+ Develop elegant solutions to complex problems
+ Work within small groups of engineers to meet fast development schedules
+ Design and Execute on the product integration roadmap building frameworks and solutions that interact with the different layers of OneFS integration
+ Mentor junior team members
+ 7+ years of software development experience
+ Exceptional programming skills
+ Experience with distributed systems
+ Exceptional understanding of data structures and algorithms
+ Expert software architecture, design, implementation, test, debugging and problem solving skills
+ Ability to work successfully as part of a team and lead projects
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills
+ Excellent presentation skills
+ BS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent work experience
+ Works well and can lead geographically dispersed teams
+ Extensive understanding of multithreaded, asynchronous, kernel-mode programming concepts
+ Hands-on experience developing for FreeBSD or other POSIX/UNIX operating systems
+ Experience working on and shipping a storage product is a big PLUS!
+ Experience working on Storage products- NAS/Flash Array
+ Exceptional Python programming skills
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