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Principal Engineer, Software Development Engineering

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Location: Pune, MH, India 
Req ID: JR-0000028277


We are looking for Principal Engineer / Technologist with experience in storage domain, excellent problem solving skills, good programming and design skills, a sound knowledge of data structures and algorithms, strong desire to learn, and a strong team player.

Job Location – Pune
Experience:  10 - 15+ Years

Duties and Responsibilities
•    Work on new product features or add features, maintain/enhance in existing product.
•    Interpret written business requirements and technical specification documents.
•    Perform coding to written technical specifications.
•    Design components and sub-systems.
•    Investigate, analyze and fix reported defects. 
•    Create, document, and implement unit test plans, scripts, and test harnesses.
•    Create and maintain technical documentation using defined technical documentation templates.
•    Perform related duties as assigned.
•    Provide mentorship/technical guidance to junior developers

Skills/Attributes Required:

•    Strong background in storage technologies such as file systems, file gateways, clustering
•    Knowledge of NFS/Samba, LDAP/NIS, and authentication protocols a strong plus.
•    Data structures and algorithm design.
•    Strong sense of ownership, goals driven.
•    Ability to code software according to published standards and design guidelines, and a strong programming and design discipline.
•    Strong problem solving skills.
•    An ability to work well within a team.
•    Ability to quickly learn and openness to working in new areas.
•    Commitment to quality and timely delivery.
•    Prior experience with enterprise product development a big plus.

Education Qualification:
•    BE / B.Tech and above in Computer Science / IT specialization.