Quality Engineering - Test Engineer

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Quality Engineering - Test Engineer

Santa Clara, California

March 25th 2019



Job Description:

The Storage Engineer will evaluate and test different storage solutions that uses VMware and other Hypervisors. The candidate will work with engineering and product management teams closely to develop new testing methodology, perform testing and collaborate with the development team to ensure quality of the products.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Testing, evaluation and implementation of storage solutions that uses various hypervisors.

  • Design and perform complex testing and evaluate features like Erasure Coding, Dedupe, Compression, migration etc.

  • Test and measure application and storage performance for potential bottlenecks and identify possible resolution.

  • Create and document detailed test plans, methodologies, performance briefs, Implementation Guides and other technical documents that detail the configurations, test methodology results and Best Practices.

  • Assist cross functional teams in troubleshooting and problem identification.

  • Develop automated test scripts.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering/ Computer Science or equivalent.

  • 5 years of in-depth knowledge and hands on experience in VMware EXSi, vSPHERE, vSAN and other virtualization products like Hyper-V, KVM etc.

  • 3 years of hands on experience in Software Defined Storage, Hyper Converged technologies and Solutions (VMware vSAN, Nutanix, Datera etc.)

  • Good hands on experience with any of the Hitachi/IBM/HP/EMC/NetApp storage products.

  • Intermediate Operating System skills - Linux & Windows.

  • Experience with performance analysis of storage solutions and how it relates to the hosts.

  • Competent with at least one of the following scripting languages; Python/Perl/Bash/KSH.

  • Excellent documentation skills in creating test procedures, workflows, diagrams and customer facing white papers.

  • Excellent internal and external customer skills.

  • Possess the ability to work and communicate with the senior leadership team.

  • A team player and fast technology adoption is a must!


  • Hands on experience to any one public cloud environment like AWS, Azure, GCP is a huge plus.

  • VMware and any one cloud certification is a huge plus.

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