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Title:  Platform Engineer

Location: 

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN, 560071

Requisition ID:  126053

About NetApp

We’re forward-thinking technology people with heart. We make our own rules, drive our own opportunities, and try to approach every challenge with fresh eyes. Of course, we can’t do it alone. We know when to ask for help, collaborate with others, and partner with smart people. We embrace diversity and openness because it’s in our DNA. We push limits and reward great ideas. What is your great idea?

"At NetApp, we fully embrace and advance a diverse, inclusive global workforce with a culture of belonging that leverages the backgrounds and perspectives of all employees, customers, partners, and communities to foster a higher performing organization." -George Kurian, CEO

Job Summary

NetApp is a cloud-led, data-centric software company that helps organizations put data to work in applications that elevate their business. We help organizations unlock the best of cloud technology. 
 
The Astra team at NetApp is seeking a talented Platform Engineer who thrives as part of a high-performing team. Our team develops innovative and unique solutions to assist our customers in solving the challenges of persistent storage consumption for Kubernetes applications and other container technologies. This is a great opportunity to work on a high-powered team delivering an industry-changing product within an extremely high-growth sector of the tech industry.


Check out https://github.com/NetApp/Trident and https://cloud.netapp.com/astra to find out about the innovative solutions you could be a part of.
 

Job Requirements

As a Platform Engineer, you will be responsible for developing, deploying, monitoring, and managing containerized applications using our IaaS model. You will be responsible for developing groundbreaking technologies to drive our CI/CD process. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure the scalability, reliability, and performance of our platform. The ideal candidate should have a strong background in software engineering, infrastructure design, and deployment automation.

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, and maintain our platform infrastructure to ensure scalability, reliability, and performance.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand requirements and translate them into technical solutions.
  • Implement and maintain deployment automation processes to streamline the platform deployment and configuration.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot platform issues, ensuring timely resolution and minimal downtime.
  • Conduct performance analysis and optimization to improve the overall platform efficiency.
  • Stay up to date with the latest industry trends and technologies and recommend improvements to enhance the platform.
  • Develop, test, and maintain builds and deployments for CI/CD pipelines.
  • Develop tools to support frequent deployments of containerized applications on major cloud platforms including AWS, GCP, Microsoft Azure
  • Automate existing manual processes and write clear design documents.

Skill Requirements:
•    5+ years of experience building, automating and deploying using tools like GitHub, Jenkins, Ansible, Groovy, Terraform, and Helm charts.
•    5+ years of experience with CICD build systems and Automated Testing
•    3+ years of programming experience in Python (or other high-level languages)
•    3+ years of experience with Kubernetes (AKS/EKS/GKE/OpenShift)
•    3+ years of experience with major cloud platforms (AWS/GCP/Microsoft Azure)
•    Familiarity with Linux or other Unix-like Operating Systems with the ability to troubleshoot network issues.
•    Experience with the Agile software development process
•    Excellence in technical communication with peers and non-technical people alike 

 

Education

•    Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of relevant industry experience.
•    Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment in driving operational excellence, big picture thinking and best practices.

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Why NetApp?

In a world full of generalists, NetApp is a specialist. No one knows how to elevate the world’s biggest clouds like NetApp. We are data-driven and empowered to innovate. Trust, integrity, and teamwork all combine to make a difference for our customers, partners, and communities. 
 
We expect a healthy work-life balance. Our volunteer time off program is best in class, offering employees 40 hours of paid time off per year to volunteer with their favorite organizations.  We provide comprehensive medical, dental, wellness, and vision plans for you and your family.  We offer educational assistance, legal services, and access to discounts. We also offer financial savings programs to help you plan for your future.  
 
If you run toward knowledge and problem-solving, join us. 


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