We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define
Seeking a passionate,
product-focused Principal Linux Software Engineer who thrives on delivering
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND
- Playing a central role in
delivering network storage products and services for the Client solutions
- Developing new features from
conception through release while ensuring that Western Digital customers
continue to have an exceptional experience.
- Designing solutions for high
performance & fault-tolerant network storage products
- Participating in the design,
development, testing and deployment of high performance, high quality, secure
and fault-tolerant software running on network storage devices
- Working in a highly
cross-functional capacity, partnering with product management, QA, support, and
service delivery professionals.
- 10+ years of relevant experience and a Bachelor’s
degree or its equivalent OR 7+ years of relevant experience and a Master’s
- Strong experience with design and development of
mission critical, high-performance Linux-based storage systems.
- Proven ability to make solid, independent
technical decisions for high performance, low resource server software.
- Core knowledge in Linux Kernel and Linux-based
OSes like Debian
- Expertise in RAID - software RAID (MD/BTRFS/ZFS)
& file-systems like EXT4, BTRFS, NTFS, HFS.
- Experience in architecting products with Linux
& Open Source Software Integration. Strong emphasis on loosely coupled
& component-driven architecture.
- Expertise with arm & x86 hardware
architectures and designing embedded systems with HDDs and SSDs.
- Experience in Docker framework internals &
- Expertise in understanding protocols like SMB,
AFP, NFS, iSCSI, HTTP, USB, Thunderbolt, TCP, UDP
- Designing Analytics
- Excellent Linux diagnostic and troubleshooting
Golang, Python, Bash
- Cloud experience is a plus
- Agile software development using SCRUM or Kanban
is a plus
- Strong troubleshooting skills
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Self-starter and independent worker
- Ability to be a team player
ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL
Western Digital Corporation is the world’s largest data
storage company with a leading portfolio of HGST, SanDisk, G-Technology and WD
brands covering flash and disk-based solutions.
Deployed by the largest and most prominent organizations worldwide, Western
Digital solutions are everywhere, touching lives and enabling great value from
the data they possess.
Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer. We are
committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all applicants and
Digital does not
unlawfully discriminate and complies
with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is The Law poster:
Employment Opportunity Is The Law.
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