**SENIOR SOFTWARE DESIGN ENGINEER, PROTOCOLS, EFS**
Isilon Systems, a key member of the Emerging Technologies Division of EMC Corporation, is the industry leader in scale-out storage systems. Our clustered storage and data management solutions drive unique business and economic value for customers by maximizing the performance of their mission critical applications, workflows, and processes. Isilon enables enterprises and research organizations worldwide to manage massive and rapidly growing amounts of file-based data in a highly scalable, easy-to-manage, and cost effective way.
We’re in the business of transforming the way that data is stored. At the forefront of the big data movement, our highly parallelized, distributed architecture has completely redefined the storage model.
The **Enterprise File Services Team** within the **Protocols** engineering organization is seeking a **Senior-level Software Design Engineer** to join the **SMB/NFS server project** . As part of Isilon’s core product strategy, we offer a true clustered file system that can be expanded from a few dozen terabytes up to many petabytes. This enables several thousand customers to work at a scale that hasn’t previously been possible. The goal is to package game-changing technology, unparalleled scalability, and record-breaking performance into a comprehensive product that is simple to manage and which continuously delights our customers.
We are looking for an individual who is not only capable of working on difficult technical challenges, but who also excels at cross-team collaboration and is adept at providing technical leadership to junior engineers.
If you are interested in building complex systems with high quality, and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with smart, passionate engineers, then we want to hear from you!
As a Senior Software Development Engineer, you will work within a development team to drive product features in Isilon’s OneFS product from initial requirements to final release. Your knowledge of security and file access network protocols, open source, UNIX system level design and implementation, distributed systems, and client/server interoperability will help us create industry leading products for the Isilon product line within the Emerging Technologies Division within EMC 2 .
**PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES**
+ Develop software solutions on Isilon’s OneFS platform to enhance our customer’s ability to manage multiple petabytes of data.
+ Demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills across multiple teams to obtain requirements, build a detailed design, and provide a high quality implementation.
+ Develop solutions to complex technical problems that deal with high scale, concurrency, and performance.
+ Contribute to the culture of quality throughout our broader engineering organization.
+ Share experiences and skills to aid team members in enhancing their professional skills and career.
+ Possess a strong aptitude exploring new technologies and understanding how to apply them to new product releases and in customer facing support scenarios.
+ BS in Computer Science or related technical field, and 5-7+ years industry experience with network or storage protocols, UNIX/Linux systems software development, or related field.
+ Experience working on one or more product release cycles.
+ Development of system software written in C or C++. Additional experience with Python is preferred.
+ Knowledge of object oriented design patterns.
+ Experience in one or more unit test frameworks.
+ Candidates may also possess any of these highly desired skills:
+ Experience with file based network protocols such as NFS or SMB
+ An understanding of the UNIX operating environment including system configuration, memory management, system calls, multi-threading, and multiplexed I/O.
+ Knowledge of distributed software solutions
+ Knowledge and/or exposure to kernel and user mode technologies.
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, Engineering - Other
205 - ISILON
US - Washington - Seattle