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Software QA Engineer
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Hitachi Data Systems | Santa Clara, CA
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Job Description


What if you could be in a startup-like environment working on building predictive systems that keep a high bandwidth telecom network up and running, analyzing healthcare medical data to prevent diseases, developing video analytics to solve reduce crime, or building the most efficient smart grid power networks? Are you interested in joining a team that is building the coolest machine data streaming analytics systems, ultimate scale-out big data platforms, the next generation of predictive, optimization and control analytics on spatio-temporal data?

Hitachi Ltd is a $100B company with businesses in telecom, storage, computers, medical equipment, construction equipment, bullet trains, and mining,. We are Hitachi Data Systems, the $4B innovative technology arm of Hitachi Ltd focused on storage and computing systems and solutions. We are not only building our own analytics and big data technologies but we consume our own products and services.

We are currently building out our Big Data storage and compute platform team in Santa Clara. If you are interested in learning the areas of clustering and distributed computing, we have an exciting role for you. If you want to work in a fast-paced startup environment developing uniquely scalable big data platforms, come join us. We are looking for a new college grad to fill the role of a software QA engineer to help develop and deliver our leading edge clustering technologies, a key component in our Big Data platform.

Key job functions include:

Entry level QA Engineer with programming experience
Review requirements and design documents
Create and execute test plans
Automate test cases
Add to the automation framework and APIs for the test process
Work hand in hand with Development to fully test components
Be an advocate for process enhancements to improve product qualityKey skills include
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, place of origin, ethnic origin, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, genetic information, mental or physical disability, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable national, state, or local law.
Key skills include

Excellent initiative and motivation
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to work independently
Ability to work in a dynamic and fast-paced team

Linux/Unix background
Basic knowledge of any programming languages is a must - (C,C , Java, VBScript, VB, Perl, Shell,.net, Ruby, Python, SQL)
Entry level programming skills
BS/MS degree (CS, MIS, CIS, IS, IT, CS&IS, Electrical Engineering &related fields)
Not required but a strong plus

Knowledge of storage/network protocols and connectivity
Knowledge of network file systems, disk-based file systems and/or file virtualization technologies
Usability design/ test experience
Working knowledge of NFS and associated environments highly desired
Unix /Linux system administration skills

About Hitachi Data Systems

Hitachi Data Systems Corporation provides Services Oriented Storage Solutions that enable heterogeneous storage to be dynamically provisioned according to business needs and centrally managed via industry leading Hitachi storage virtualization software. With more than 4,100 employees, and as an integral part of the Hitachi Storage Solutions Group, Hitachi Data Systems delivers storage infrastructure platforms, storage management software, and storage consulting services through direct and indirect channels in more than 170 countries and regions. Its customers include nearly 60 percent of the top 100 companies on the Fortune 500®.