Pure Storage is hiring a

DevOps Engineer - Portworx


Since our founding in 2009, Pure Storage has empowered innovators to build a better world with data. In less than eight years, Pure reached $1B in sales, faster than nearly every enterprise company in history, and our incredible growth continues to outpace the competition.

Our mission? Give technologists their time back by delivering a modern data experience that empowers organizations to run their operations as a true, automated, storage as-a-service model seamlessly across multiple clouds. 

The secret sauce? More than 3,000 team members (and growing!) around the world who join forces to invent the next big thing. And then the next one. 

We’ve only scratched the surface of our ambitions, and as we continue to gobble up market share, we’re blazing trails and setting records: 

  • For seven straight years, Pure has been named a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant (five years in the MQ for Solid-State Arrays, and two in the newly created MQ for Primary Storage).
  • Our customer-first culture and unwavering commitment to innovation have earned us a 2020 Medallia Net Promoter Score, certified by Owen CX, in the top 1% of B2B companies.

If you, like us, say “bring it on” to exciting challenges that change the world, we have endless opportunities where you can make your mark.

Pure Storage Acquired Portworx in October 2020, Creating the Industry's Most Complete Kubernetes Data Services Platform for Cloud Native Applications. This acquisition represents Pure’s largest to date and our deeper expansion into the fast-growing market for multi-cloud data services to support Kubernetes and containers.

Press Release - September 16, 2020 


Engineering productivity and efficiency at Portworx focuses on building tools and frameworks that enable the engineering teams to work efficiently. We are looking for an Devops expert to help us design and develop SaaS based infrastructure at scale on cloud. You will collaborate with various stakeholders, like other Architects, Engineers, Program Managers and Solution Architects. This position has direct visibility to the exec staff, thus presenting a unique opportunity to influence strategic decisions and learn.

What You Will Be Doing

·      Focusing on SaaS infrastructure and support by building internal tools and applications with production quality and user experience in mind; 
·      Designing and developing developer-experience and improving the CI/CD architecture;  
·      Updating engineering management with progress and help make strategic choices; 
·      Working on automation and improve development and release processes; 
·      Consulting with other architects across the R&D teams to ensure our solution is addressing SaaS product needs 
·      Doing customer/internal POC/Demos
·      Own and deliver service level objectives for Portworx SaaS products
·      Responsible for Site Reliability
·      Responsible for planning the cloud resources capacity for portworx SaaS product deployments
·      Responsible for Monitoring and Analysis of Deployment performance
·      Evangelizing modern and upcoming technologies, and practices - make them part of our engineering culture; 

What You Bring To The Team

·      MS in Computer Science or related technical field - BS with comparable work experience; 
·      Expertise in one of the following languages: Python, Go, Java; 
·      12+ years of experience, with significant exposure to productivity engineering and related areas like automation, developer-experience, DevOps, infrastructure as a Service, Cloud etc.; 
  • Experience with micro services architecture built on containers and Kubernetes.
  • Kubernetes and Docker knowledge and experience is a must
  • Knowledge of other CCNF projects is a plus
  • Experience with highly scalable distributed systems.
  • Experience in developing monitoring and maintenance tools
  • Proficient in one of the following languages - Go, Python
  • Experience of working with AWS,GCE/GKE and Azure.
  • Strong experience with Linux systems (network configuration, web technologies, system settings, common command/utilities); 
  • Advanced understanding of Kubernetes constructs, containers and design patterns for enterprise SaaS class scale and success; 
  • In-depth knowledge of DevOps tools (Terraform, Ansible, Salt, Chef, Puppet, Spinnaker, etc.); 
  • Intimate knowledge of SCM, CI, Build & Packaging tools (git, Makefiles, Jenkins, Pip, Apt, Artifactory, Docker Registry, Helm etc.); 
  • Prior experience building/testing large-scale, enterprise class products related to storage, networking and/or virtualization is a plus.


Pure is where you ask big questions, think differently, and make an impact. This is not just a job, but a place where you have a voice and can accelerate your career. We value unique thoughts and celebrate individuality, and with ample opportunity to learn, develop yourself, and expand into different roles, joining Pure is an investment in your career journey.

Through our Pure Equality program, which supports a flourishing field of employee resource groups, we nourish the personal and professional lives of our team members. And our Pure Good Foundation gives back to local and global communities through volunteering and grants.

And because we understand the value of bringing your full and best self to work, we offer a variety of perks to manage a healthy balance, including flexible time off, wellness resources, and company-sponsored team events.


Research shows that in order to apply for a job women feel they need to meet 100% of the criteria while men usually apply after meeting about 60%. You don't have to meet all the job requirements. If you believe you can do the job and are a good match, we encourage you to apply.

Pure is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other characteristic legally protected by the laws of the jurisdiction in which you are being considered for hire. 

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