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Title:  Mgr, Engineering SW


Bangalore, Karnataka, IN, 560071

Requisition ID:  29391


Are you data-driven?  We at NetApp believe in the transformative power of data – to expand customer touchpoints, to foster greater innovation, and to optimize operations.  We are designed for simplicity, optimized to protect, created to embrace future opportunity, and open to enrich choice.  We are the data authority for hybrid cloud, and we are helping our customers realize the full potential of their data.


We’ve built a Data Fabric for a data-driven world – to simplify and integrate data management across the resources that are best for the business.  With the Data Fabric, our customers can harness the power of cloud data services, build cloud infrastructures, and modernize storage through data management.


By modernizing storage through data management, customers can upgrade infrastructure to bring modern data services to existing applications. Only NetApp can help organizations free the resources necessary to fund transformation by deploying the industry’s leading flash storage solution, which is highly efficient and scalable in both data center and cloud environments.

Job Summary


The NetApp ONTAP NAS Engineering team is looking for a Software Engineering Manager to lead a team of passionate engineers, that will work on xCP, NAS data mover product that helps move data seamlessly and at high performance and scale from third party vendors to NetApp. NetApp is trusted in the industry for its reliability, performance, scalability and availability and team working on the data mover product ensures that it has similar attributes. As part of the Research and Development function, the overall focus of the team is on competitive market and customer requirements, supportability, technology advances, product quality, product cost and time-to-market. Team engineers focus on enhancements to existing products as well as new product development.  

As the manager of the team you will:

  • Lead a team of high performing software development and test engineers
  • Contribute expertise to software architecture and design of data mover product features
  • Facilitate product design, implementation and support, including getting hands-on as needed
  • Provide coaching and career development for members of your team
  • Responsible for ensuring the timely and high-quality release of modules in ONTAP
  • Work closely with product management and customers to build the best product

Job Requirements

  • Knowledge of Filesystems, file/cloud protocols (NFS/CIFS/S3).
  • Experience leading teams through the full software development life cycle including managing cross functional project teams (Dev, QE and Automation).
  • Proven track record of hiring, growing and nurturing cohesive, high performing development teams.
  • Experience building system level products in industries like storage, networking, virtualization, security, telecommunications or database systems.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills are essential.
  • A clear understanding of the product development cycle, technical requirements and project management.
  • A strong understanding of concepts related to computer architecture, data structures and programming practices.
  • Experience in software development.
  • Experience with developing budgets and predicting project costs.
  • A demonstrated ability to manage professional level employees.
  • Strong aptitude for learning new technologies
  • 3-5 years experience managing and leading teams developing enterprise products in a high-growth, fast-paced system software engineering company.


BS/BA degree and 8+ years of equivalent related experience. 


So get ready to tap into the data visionary within, and join us as we accelerate digital transformation and empower our customers to change the world with data!


If you ask a NetApp employee why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: the people. At NetApp, our culture is at the heart of what we do. We place importance in trust, integrity, teamwork, and caring above all else. NetApp is a place where people are empowered to make a difference. Empowered to innovate. Empowered to collaborate. Empowered to help ourselves and others be data-driven and change the world. We take care of each other, our customers, our partners, and our communities simply because it’s the right thing to do.


Join us and see what empowerment can do.

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