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MTS - Kernel, Storage, & Distributed Systems
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PernixData | San Jose, CA
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Job Description

PernixData is passionate about building a world-class team and culture essential to becoming the next big software company. Solving challenging problems and building great products that make a difference to our customers is our mission. We are big believers in virtualization and have set out to create the kind of innovative disruption that many silicon valley startup companies have done in the last two decades.

Working at PernixData

We are always looking for individuals who like to make a difference. We like people who think big and are not afraid of taking big challenges while keeping their focus on solving real problems, ship products and work together to create a business. If you have ever dreamt of being part of a company where your voice is heard, your contribution valued and a company where transparency and open culture are not just hollow words but seen in action every day, PernixData is where you belong!

Architect, design, implement and debug core features for PernixData's data tier Devise innovative data structures/algorithms to improve/optimize the existing functionality Work collaboratively with other team members to contribute to the success of our product
Skills & Qualifications
BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or related field Strong C development skills Experience with kernel/systems modules design/development a must Familiarity with OS internals and design/implementation tradeoffs in building clustered, high performance, fault-tolerant distributed systems software Familiarity with x86 architecture, virtualization and/or storage Experience with virtualization environments like VMware, Hyper-V, Xen a plus Experience with clustering, scale-out, and distributed systems a plus New college grads with excellent academic records and familiarity with the concepts mentioned above are welcome to apply

About PernixData

PernixData is the provider of a Flash Virtualization Platform (FVP) that enables enterprises to overcome storage and performance barriers that limit the penetration of virtualization within the data center. The company was established in February 2012 by Poojan Kumar, a co-founder of Oracle Exadata, and Satyam Vaghani, VMware's Storage CTO, creator of VMware's clustered file system (VMFS), and architect of several storage-related innovations at VMware over the last decade. In addition to Lightspeed and KPCB, PernixData is backed by industry luminaries such as Mark Leslie, Founder & CEO of Veritas and former VMware board member, John Thompson, ex-CEO of Symantec and Microsoft board member, and Lane Bess, ex-CEO of Palo Alto Networks and current COO of Zscaler.