Senior Software Engineer - Platform development

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company   •  

Colorado Springs, CO

8 - 10 years

Posted 246 days ago

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Here at HPE Nimble Storage we are looking for an experienced Sr. Software Engineer to join our Platform Software Development team to provide leadership and hands-on contributions to new features in our Storage Stack.


  • Investigate, design, and develop enhancements for our Linux-based kernel, Nimble Operating System (NimbleOS).
  • Design and development of software, typically as libraries, that interfaces the data path with the kernel and with hardware devices for reliable I/O of data to/from the network, NVRAM, and storage devices
  • Design and develop thorough and effective unit and fault injection testing cases for Nimble OS.
  • Work closely with our QA, Support, and additional Development teams to drive product and process improvements.
  • Identify and evaluate new technologies, innovations, and outsourced development partner relationships for alignment with technology roadmap and business value.
  • Review and evaluate designs and project activities for compliance with development guidelines and standards; provides tangible feedback to improve product quality and mitigate failure risk.
  • Leverage recognized domain expertise, business acumen, and experience to influence decisions of executive business leadership, outsourced development partners, and industry standards groups.
  • Provide guidance and mentoring to less-experienced staff members to set an example of software systems design and development innovation and excellence.

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent.
  • 7+ years of SW Engineering experience and 3+ years Storage Industry experience.

The ideal candidate should have and possess the following skills:

  • Experience with Operating System development and debugging, preferably with Linux/Unix operating systems.
  • Familiarity with multi-threaded and distributed software and with network protocols.
  • Experience implementing PCIe, NTB, and NVMe interfaces for platform based products
  • Familiarity with the Linux Storage Stack.
  • Significant experience in C/C++.
  • Experience with firmware (BIOS, BMC, Expander FW, NVRAM, HBA) is highly desired.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; mastery in English.
  • Extensive knowledge of data structures and algorithms.
  • Ability to effectively communicate product architectures, design proposals and negotiate options at business unit and executive levels.
  • Ability to work with minimal direction in an open & fast-pace environment and take on a variety of roles, as needed.

Job ID 1024506