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Title:  Software Engineer

Location:  USA - Pennsylvania - Cranberry Township
Requisition ID:  5942

Job Summary


Data has become the lifeblood of organizations, seamlessly flowing through them in order to enable new customer touchpoints through technology, create innovative business opportunities and optimize operations. Organizations count on NetApp to manage and protect their data.

Our customers rely on NetApp cutting edge innovations in software defined infrastructure, cloud, hybrid cloud as well as traditional data center technologies and the Data Fabric to connect them all and enable seamless management capabilities. And we never let them down…

Continually breaking new ground is the norm here. We make sure of it with an open, collaborative culture that fuels fresh thinking. Right from day one, we’ll encourage you to share your views, challenge opinions and push boundaries. And thanks to mentoring and leadership programs that help you build on your personal and professional passions, you’ll develop your skills as fast as your ideas. Become a key part of our vision…

As a Software Engineer in Test at NetApp, you will work as part of a team responsible for the development, testing and sustaining of key components of the NetApp data management portfolio. You'll be part of the Research and Development function, focusing on enhancements to existing products as well as new product development. This position requires you to be creative, enthusiastic, team-oriented, technology savvy, driven to produce results and demonstrate leadership.

Essential Functions

  • Be part of a highly productive team doing product planning, design, documentation, development, verification, validation and qualification of software
  • Actively participate in technical discussions within the team and with peer teams when evaluating and executing design and development plans for our software defined and cloud product portfolio
  • A willingness to take on tasks and responsibilities that will contribute to team, department, and company business goals

Job Requirements

Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential

Work collaboratively within a team environment of other engineers to meet aggressive goals and high quality standards

Development experience including design, implementation, documentation and maintenance of automation in Perl, Python, C or C++

Test automation and execution experience in Linux/Unix environment

Proven aptitude for learning new technologies

Familiarity with basic concepts of computer architecture, data structures and standard quality assurance practices

Ability to estimate work completion required to build an overall predictable plan

Creative and analytical approach to problem solving

Experience in virtual and cloud environments (AWS, Azure, KVM, etc…)

Responsibility and Interactions:

Responsible for a mix of structured and unstructured tasks 

Apply attained experiences and knowledge in solving routine to moderately complex problems

Interact primarily with direct manager and the technical team on assigned projects. There may be communication with employees in other functions within the Business Unit as required

General direction is provided on routine work and detailed direction is provided on new projects and assignments. There will be on-going reviews of activities and priorities

Participate as an active contributor to team projects.


• A minimum of 2 years of experience is required. 3 to 5 years of experience is preferred. 
• A Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science, a Master Degree, or a PhD; or equivalent experience is required.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

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