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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Development
Windows Developer
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Axcient | Mountain View, CA
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Job Description

Description: Position: Windows Developer Location: Mountain View, CA You are an experienced engineer and working on high-visibility technical projects is your passion. The products you will own and develop are at the center of our Disaster Recovery offering. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and you are looking forward to learning, growing and making a difference alongside the most intelligent, hard-working and fun-loving people in the industry. You will be a mentor to emerging talent, a resident expert Windows developer, and the Engineering team's secret weapon in our Inter-departmental Dodgeball games. Some of what you'll be doing:
  • Strategic: Managing the integration of Windows servers into Axcient's distributed storage and virtualization platform for disaster recovery
  • Semi-Strategic: Develop performance improvements to substantially impact RPO (recovery point objective) and virtual server performance
  • Day-to-Day: Develop file system and block-level filter drivers
Basic Requirements:
  • You are able to compile, debug and maintain Windows (kernel) source code
  • You will work with cross-functional groups, including product management and operations to analyze, diagnose and engineer fixes for critical problems
  • You will crush driver development
  • You have a working knowledge of scripting languages like BASH and Perl
Preferred Skills:
  • You understand backup and storage systems
  • Windows kernel development is one of your many talents
  • You possess a familiarity with distributed systems development and testing
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience, or a Masters with a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience are just some of your accomplishments
About Axcient: Axcient is an entirely new type of cloud platform that eliminates data loss, keeps applications up and running, and makes sure that IT infrastructures never go down. By mirroring an entire business in the cloud, Axcient makes it simple to access and restore data from any device, failover IT systems, and virtualize your entire office with a click. Because we hire only the best and brightest, we nourish that talent with an environment where people can innovate, thrive, and pursue their passions. Our competitive compensation package includes stock options, 401(k), and comprehensive health benefits - along with access to perks like free lunches and weekly team workout sessions.

About Axcient

Axcient offers the first plug-and-play data protection service to make business continuity and online backup simple for small and medium sized businesses (SMB). Axcient incorporates an onsite data backup and replication management appliance with offsite cloud-based storage and services, delivering a secure and cost-effective way to ensure uptime and data recovery. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in San Jose, California. In addition to its experienced management team, privately-held Axcient has the backing of a highly respected group of investors including Allegis Capital and Peninsula Ventures. Available from a network of IT solution providers that specialize in SMB accounts, Axcient's feature-rich data protection service is currently protecting over 100,000,000 files. Unlike tape and typical online backup offerings, the Axcient suite of self-managing data protection services preserves application availability even if a server fails and restores lost data in minutes. SMBs across various industries such as finance, legal, retail, healthcare, and education are experiencing the benefits of Axcient's solution enabling businesses to protect all their data and have it accessible all the time.