Technical Solutions Architect
Global Cloud Operations
Posted on 9/12/2023

5,001-10,000 employees

Virtualized datacenter
Company Overview
Nutanix’s mission is to simplify IT infrastructure management. The company is building a software platform to help organizations manage hybrid multicloud environments.
San Jose, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Google Cloud Platform
Microsoft Azure
Software Engineering
  • Self-Motivation
  • Can-do attitude
  • Teamwork
  • An understanding of what it means to be “Customer 0”
  • Security mindfulness
  • The ability to provide quality control, mentorship, and guidance to business partners in their environments
  • Proven track record of architecting, designing, and building Nutanix environments at scale
  • Deep knowledge of automation and orchestration
  • Experience with Continuous Integration & Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) tools and processes
  • Proven hands-on work experience with large-scale implementations of AWS and/or Azure/GCP
  • In depth knowledge of python, terraform, ansible, or other high-end coding and cloud orchestration technologies and tools
  • Experience architecting infrastructure solutions using both Linux/Unix and Windows in a Nutanix environment with specific recommendations on server, load balancing, HA/DR, & storage architectures
  • Experience with presentations and speaking with executives, IT, management, and developers
  • Experience migrating or transforming legacy customer solutions to Nutanix Native solutions
  • Build deep relationships with senior technical teams and contributors to learn and then improve upon how they build and migrate hybrid cloud solutions that run at scale using AWS, Azure, GCP, NC2, Nutanix Karbon, AHV, AFS, ERA, Calm, etc
  • Act as a technical liaison between product engineering and other internal teams to support and foster collaboration and communication in creating scalable architecture to meet the needs of our ever-expanding footprint in the datacenter and in the cloud
  • Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the team
  • Author or otherwise contribute to internal-facing publications such as whitepapers, reference architectures, and validated designs
  • I joined Nutanix in February 2019 and Nutanix struck me a place that I can really create impact that fit with my cultural values
  • Before joining Nutanix, I spent significant time at IBM where I was responsible for building IBM's Services Business for the region
  • Helping teams win has always been my biggest win, the impact is so much bigger that way and in my personal life, being the best husband and father that I can be!
  • I am looking for a candidate that's intellectually curious and isn't afraid to get their hands dirty
Desired Qualifications
  • 10+ years of overall work experience in IT
  • 5+ years architecting and designing solutions for private cloud and hybrid cloud infrastructure solutions including AWS and/or Microsoft Azure infrastructure
  • 3+ years architecting, implementing, and supporting Kubernetes based solutions running on-prem or in the cloud
  • Project experience migrating and deploying cloud-based solutions (Azure, AWS, or GCP)
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree(s) in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent work experience
  • Experience migrating applications from the enterprise to public cloud providers and vise versa (e.g. Azure, AWS, or GCP)
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional certification or Azure/GCP equivalent
  • Understanding of Infrastructure as a Service, Infrastructure as Code and related concepts on private and public clouds
  • Proven experience as a successful senior engineer and/or cloud engineer highly desirable
  • Understanding of Agile, SCRUM and Continuous Delivery
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, ability to handle diverse situations, multiple initiatives, and rapidly changing priorities
  • Provide technology architectural assessments, strategies, and roadmaps for internal teams