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Title:  Software Engineer


Boulder, CO, US, 80302 Wichita, KS, US, 67228 Research Triangle Park, NC, US, 27709

Requisition ID:  60503

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?

Job Summary

As a Software Development Engineer for the NetApp Core Engineering Group, you will be part of a team responsible for building the next generation Software Defined Storage solutions.  You will work with a group of talented software engineers focused on delivering the best-in-class enterprise storage products. You will work in a collaborative, trusting, thought-provoking environment that encourages diversity of thought and creative solutions.


  • Design and implement software with an eye towards simplicity, reliability, and manageability.
  • Execute full software development life cycle (SDLC).
  • Create technical content to demonstrate best practices (e.g. documentation, videos, etc.).
  • Work closely with senior technical leaders to drive architecture and design.
  • Participate in the feature enhancements and maintenance of existing systems.

Basic Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of software development experience (design, implementation, automation)
  • Experience with Python and Go plus one or more of Java, C++, C
  • Experience with distributed systems, microservice architecture, orchestration (Ansible), and scripting.
  • Linux system administration (e.g. systemd) and networking (e.g. networkd, networkmanager, ip)
  • Knowledge of software engineering practices and software design principles.
  • Good written, oral communication and interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with containers, orchestrators like Kubernetes, Docker, Linux, and Artifactory
  • Experience with RHEL OS and SELinux
  • Working knowledge of Apache Zookeeper or similar technology


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or equivalent experience

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.


Colorado Residents Only: If the Company determines this role will be performed in Colorado, the starting salary for this position is  $120,690. This role could be eligible for comprehensive benefits including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, 401(K), Paid Time off (PTO), Company bonus, Employee stock purchase plan, and restricted stocks (RSU’s) *. Final compensation will be dependent on various factors such as location, qualifications, certifications, relevant work experience and other factors, consistent with applicable law.

Nearest Major Market: Boulder
Nearest Secondary Market: Denver

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