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Principal Engineer (Software Development Engineering)

Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: JR-0000037124

Description

Principal Engineer

Location:  Bangalore India
Req Id: JR-0000037124

Western Digital®

We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.
The role:

Contribute to the next generation Tegile IntelliFlash OS development in the area of SAN protocols.
Contribute to new features and enhancements at all layers of the SCSI protocol stack (FC/iSCSI transport drivers and SCSI target and LUN drivers).
Provide enhancements to SAN HA clustering software.
Analyze and fix performance issues in the storage stacks.
Analyze critical field issues and provide fixes for the same.
Write scripts/tools for troubleshooting and analysis.

Ideal candidate would be someone with:

6-8 years of system programming experience.
Strong 'C' programming and problem solving skills.
Background in storage software, device drivers and storage protocols (FC, iSCSI, SCSI) essential.
Strong fundamentals in systems/kernel software essential, preferably with working experience in Linux/Unix like operating systems.
Experience in virtualization hypervisors (VMware, Hyper-V) would be a major plus.
Knowledge of High Availability clustering would be a major plus.
Ability to handle multiple responsibilities within the team would be essential, given that we work with small, high performance teams.
Excellent team player with a strong sense of ownership of the product.

ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL
Western Digital Corporation is the world’s largest data storage company with a leading portfolio of HGST, SanDisk, G-Technology and WD brands covering flash and disk-based solutions. Deployed by the largest and most prominent organizations worldwide, Western Digital solutions are everywhere, touching lives and enabling great value from the data they possess.