Title:  Mts Software Engineer 3


Waltham, MA, US, 02451

Requisition ID:  72501



Job Summary

About Us


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. 


Job Summary


As a Software Development Engineer in Test, you will work as part of a team responsible for building NetApp’s cutting-edge software defined storage solutions for major Cloud providers including AWS, Microsoft Azure and GCP. You will participate in activities that include designing and developing automated solutions to validate the software quality of NetApp storage applications in the Cloud. As part of the Research & Development function, the group focusses on competitive market and customer requirements, technology advances, product quality, product cost and time-to-market. The software engineering team focusses on enhancements to existing products as well as new product development.


What you will do


A major part of your responsibility will be to participate in any and/or all phases of the product development cycle from product definition and design, through implementation and test design.
As part of a team, you will participate in technical discussions within the immediate group and across functions, where evaluating and executing test design and test execution plans for virtual storage products.
Design and develop test cases for a feature or technical area of the solution and develop automated testcases and libraries for the same.
Develop tools to aid automating testcases or technical investigations for research purposes.
Troubleshoot critical virtual platform issues and help harden test framework stability.
Participate as a proactive contributor and subject matter expert.
Responsible for unstructured tasks where the problem statements are less defined, thus requiring new perspectives, creative approaches and resolving interdependencies.
Operate under limited supervision and direction to drive results and set priorities independently.
Successfully convey information to stakeholders at many levels related to the position.
Work effectively with senior engineers within Business Unit

Job Requirements

3-6 years of experience in test design and development, with a strong background in test automation development
Experience in object-oriented programming in Python, Go or Perl
Knowledge in virtualization and Cloud technologies
Understanding of QA methodologies, life cycle and processes
Ability to work collaboratively within a fast-paced team environment and demonstrate initiative in driving unstructured tasks
Strong aptitude for learning new technologies
Strong oral and written communication skills
Hands-on experience working in GCP, AWS or Azure
Experience with developing test frameworks, libraries and tools is a plus
Working in an Agile environment is a plus
Working knowledge in microservices/containerization via Docker, Kubernetes is a plus


Requires 3-6 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

Nearest Major Market: Waltham
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

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