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Sr Director, Software Engineering

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

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Job Description

Job Summary

As a Senior Director of Core WAFL, you will utilize strong management and technical competencies to set objectives and develop strategies for your Engineering group. You will work with executive level management and have the opportunity to directly impact the success of the function in meeting NetApps goals. You will provide direction and leadership to subordinate level managers and engineering professionals focused on innovation for NetApp core storage technologies, including anything related to productization/roll out. As part of the Research and Development function, the overall focus of the group is on competitive market and customer requirements, technology advances, product quality, product cost and time-to-market.

Location preferred to be in Sunnyvale, CA but will consider other Netapp site locations for the right candidate.

Job Requirements

Essential Functions:

  • Drive the vision and execution for a long term view of the WAFL architecture and technology stack as it pertain to our hybrid on-prem/cloud storage strategy execution on all hyperscalers platforms
  • Design, develop and implement strategies+plans that impact the long-term performance and competitiveness of the organization as a whole.
  • Utilize previous technical, project management, and people management experience to provide direction to senior managers to lead our global developments teams
  • Planning, staffing, budgeting, and managing expenses of the organization

Requirements:

  • Extensive experience in managing large storage software organizations with strong affinities to On-Prem storage system and Cloud storage trends. The ideal candidate must have a balance of strategic and operational skills
  • Location preferred to be in Sunnyvale, CA but will consider other Netapp site locations for the right candidate.
  • An in-depth understanding of advanced computing concepts related to distributed system architecture, hyperscalers/Cloud platforms. While the focus is of the position is in management, the ideal candidate must remain very technical.
  • WAFL being a shared component for NetApp the position does require to be very skilled in negotiation and collaboration across a large set of teams in various product groups.
  • Prior experience with developing budgets and controlling costs

Education

  • A minimum of 10 years of experience as a people manager is required.
  • A Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science, a Master Degree, or a PhD; or equivalent experience is required.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple, critical projects at large scale is required. Multi-site management is s must.
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What You'll Love About NetApp


Our Culture: It's our culture and our people. If you ask anyone at NetApp why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: it's the people.

Health Benefits: NetApp provides comprehensive medical, dental, wellness, and vision plans for you and your family.

Financial and Savings Programs: Whether it's flexible spending, stock purchases, or competitive retirement plans, we work with you to capitalize on total compensation now and into the future.

Work Life balance and more: To make sure of work-life balance, we offer paid and volunteer time off, educational assistance, legal services, and access to discounts and fitness centers.

Global Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging: We fully embrace and advance a diverse, inclusive global workforce with a culture of belonging that leverages the backgrounds of all to cultivate a higher performing organization.

At NetApp, we take care of each other, our customers, our partners, and our communities simply because it's the right thing to do. Along the way, we've repeatedly transformed businesses and set industry standards. Now more game-changing developments are in the pipeline. Behind our breakthroughs is an open, collaborative culture that fuels fresh ideas. By sharing our viewpoints, challenging our thinking, and empowering our people, we create unique and novel approaches to solving problems.



Equal Opportunity Employer


NetApp is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination based on age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, disability or genetic information, pregnancy, protected veteran status and any other protected classification. We pledge to take every reasonable step to ensure that our applicants and employees are respected, treated fairly and with dignity. See the EEO poster . NetApp makes reasonable accommodations, consistent with applicable laws, for religious purposes and for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant or employee with a disability, who can perform the essential job functions unless undue hardship would result.

Reasonable Accommodation
If you are an applicant with a physical or mental disability that requires reasonable accommodation for any part of our application process, please email accessibility@netapp.com . Each request for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis, consistent with applicable laws and regulations. Please note, this email address is only for accommodation requests; we do not accept unsolicited resumes.

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We care about your privacy and therefore ask that you read our Applicant Privacy Policy before you submit any personal information to us.

Note to Agencies:
Were sorry, but we cannot accept unsolicited resumes that are sent to NetApp employees or contractors. We will not compensate for a referral without a current contract on file with our Talent Acquisition team. If youre interested in helping us with a particular role, please call your partner in Talent Acquisition to discuss.

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What You'll Love About NetApp


Our Culture: It's our culture and our people. If you ask anyone at NetApp why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: it's the people.

Health Benefits: NetApp provides comprehensive medical, dental, wellness, and vision plans for you and your family.

Financial and Savings Programs: Whether it's flexible spending, stock purchases, or competitive retirement plans, we work with you to capitalize on total compensation now and into the future.

Work Life balance and more: To make sure of work-life balance, we offer paid and volunteer time off, educational assistance, legal services, and access to discounts and fitness centers.

Global Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging: We fully embrace and advance a diverse, inclusive global workforce with a culture of belonging that leverages the backgrounds of all to cultivate a higher performing organization.

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