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Technologist, Sustaining Engineering - Tegile

Location: Gent, BE, Belgium 
Req ID: JR-0000041694


Western Digital, We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible

Tegile is looking for a Kernel hacker with User space experience who is interested in joining a fastgrowing company building next-generation storage.
you will be part of a talented group of engineers in a very open and transparent environment
  • Our product is based on a very highly customized version of ZFS, we have solved the challenges of deduplication and made great strides in caching algorithms making them effective and our product stand out
  • .Our appliance plugs into various storage ecosystems given the plugins we have developed
  • We have a feature-rich solution that solves most data storage requirements 

Qualifications and skills:

Our Ideal candidate would be someone who has:

  • Strong C programming background ( C++ a plus )
  • Experience developing, modifying building Unix/Linux kernel ( Solaris or illumos a big plus)
  • Experience working with various Storage protocols and networking background: TCP/IP, UDP, SNMP, ISCSI, SAS, SATA, SCSI, etc.
  • ZFS experience would be a major plus
  • SMB experience would be a major plus
  • Experience with clustering solutions
  • Passion for building scalable and high-performance Filesystem
  • Experience in Shell and Perl scripting
  • Willing to work night shift in India to align with US working hours is a major plus. 
  • We understand that you may not have all the required qualities or have necessarily dealt with the challenges we have; however, we would like to hire a great engineer who likes solving problems and delivering a strong data storage solution for our customers. What you will be doing
  • You will contribute to the development of high-performance storage system with deduplication, compression, replication, and snapshots
  • You will assist with performance analysis and use the outcome of the same to deliver code that makes our Storage system the best
  • Help design and develop tools for detection and analysis of stability issues
  • Help design and build a proactive response ecosystem for our storage appliance that will help us respond better to situations before they become a problem
  • Help with crash analysis of critical field issues and provide fixes for the same
  • Building toolkits for Customer Solutions team, tools that help during POC, deployment and ongoing health checks.