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Matthew Strassberg Recruiting Director Skyrocket Ventures Matthew [at] skyrocketventures [dot] com
SR. SOFTWARE ARCHITECT File Systems and implementing File System Snapshots San Jose, CA
This company is hiring a senior engineer/architect to help lead our organization as we develop next generation storage software products. As storage doubles in size every nine months, effectively beating/exceeding Moore's law 2 to 1, our customers are facing daunting challenges. We are in the exciting process of developing our next generation of storage software that can scale with customer needs and meet the challenges of cloud computing.
We are looking for a candidate with significant experience in File System Snapshot Development to help drive our strategy and be a hands-on leader for our team. The technical challenges include optimizing throughput and integration with replication, deduplication, policy based data movement, and clustered file system technologies.
The ideal candidate will have:
- 10+ years related experience - File system snapshot development experience is required - Volume management development experience is a plus - Clustered file system development experience is a plus - Policy based storage tiering development experience is a plus - Proficiency in Linux/Unix or Windows internals is required, both is preferred - Experience going through multiple releases on the same product - Proven excellence and passion for both hands-on skills and technical leadership - Excellent communication skills - MSCS or equivalent