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Title:  Software Engineer


Sunnyvale, CA, US, 94089

Requisition ID:  32801


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 harnessing the power of hybrid cloud data services, customers gain the freedom of choice to securely manage and move data – anywhere, on any cloud. Only NetApp can help organizations deliver data-rich customer experiences when they rapidly test and deploy new applications that easily use data and services regardless of where they reside or in what form.

Job Summary

As the leading Data Management company, NetApp is driving simplified digital experience for customers and partners. Netapp is looking to hire engineers to help define, pioneer, and build this digital experience.


As a full stack Software Engineer you will work as part of a team responsible for designing and building a simplified customer experience for NetApp products.  You will be using latest technologies for delivering innovative and quality product. As a part of this team, you will be doing Proof of Concepts with new technologies for developing world class and innovative products.  This is a high-visibility project that uses agile and design thinking processes for simplifying experience.

Job Requirements

Essential Functions:

  • Use agile engineering practices for product development:
    • Lead team members to craft clear user stories, sprint planning and grooming
    • Liaise with cross-functional teams for enterprise application development
    • Automation for Agility and Reliability
    • Reliability for Scaling
    • Performance analysis
  • As part of a team, you will participate in technical discussions, defining architecture and design, defining sprint plans for product development. You will have direct influence on the decisions and outcomes related to project direction.
  • A willingness to work on additional tasks and responsibilities that will contribute towards team, department, and company goals. 


  • Full stack engineer, passion for collaborating with and mentoring team members
  • Experience with design patterns, design-driven development, continuous integration and deployment, enterprise application development (scalability, reliability, and security)
  • Excellent programming skills with languages across stack (Java, NodeJS, expressJS, ReactJS, Angular, express)
  • Knowledge of SQL and DB technology (MongoDB, Postgress)
  • Experience with AWS and Azure cloud development and deployment
  • Excellent knowledge of engineering agile best-practices, DevOps
  • Excellent in building scalable API microservices
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team to meet aggressive goals and high quality standards
  • Strong aptitude for learning new technologies
  • Creative approach to problem solving

A strong understanding of distributed systems and strong experience in using open source framework to build applications is required.



  • The tasks this individual is responsible for are often non-routine and unstructured, requiring creative solutions.
  • This individual will apply attained experiences and knowledge in solving complex problems.


  • This individual must work effectively with staff to vice-president levels employees within the function, and the technical team on assigned projects.  There may be communication with employees in other functions as required.
  • The ideal candidate will be a proactive contributor and subject matter expert on team projects, and have ability to work with limited guidance.
  • To be successful, this individual must demonstrate favorable results through coaching and influencing others.

A minimum of 5 years of experience is required.  6 to 7 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.

Demonstrated ability to have completed multiple, moderately complex technical tasks.


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.


We work hard but also recognize the importance of work-life balance for our employees because what’s important to them is important to us!  Recently we implemented Family First, which encourages employees to take paid time off to bond with a new child (through birth or adoption) or to care for a family member with a serious health condition.  Our volunteer time off program is best in class, offering employees 40 hours of paid time off per year to donate their time 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 and fitness centers. We also offer financial savings programs to help you plan for your future.  


Join us and see what empowerment can do.



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