Careers

Join the Portworx family

Advance your career while you revolutionize the IT industry. Here’s your chance to work on breakthrough container technology at one of the most dynamic companies in the Silicon Valley. As part of the Portworx team, you will work with talented professionals in an environment that’s fast-paced, intellectually stimulating, and fun. We’re funded by top-tier VCs and recognized by Gartner as a Cool Vendor in Storage Technologies.

Portworx is located in on the border of Los Altos and Mountain View, near Caltrain, restaurants, shopping, and entertainment.

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Portworx Values

Customer First

With and for our customers, we co-create our products, our strategy and our future. Their success is our success.

Think Big

We strive for #1 in our category. We create leading products and provide thought leadership to solve transformational problems.

Own It

Everyone in the company is a leader. Owning the tough problems and crushing them is in our DNA.

Win as a Team

We play our best game as a team and expect the best of each other. We applaud winning teams, and learn together.

Caring and Humility

We care for, respect and support each other, deeply. Arrogance and ego does not serve us well.


Controller

 

We are looking for an individual to scale the infrastructure, systems, processes, and controls to support growth on a global basis with integrity, leadership, process knowledge and deep technical expertise.

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Solutions Architect — Midwest, US

We are looking for a Solutions Architect with expertise in containerization, DevOps practices, and running databases in production. Must have extensive knowledge of software development landscape that will help sales teams present the most optimal solutions to customers, the desire and ability to travel within your assigned territory, and a customer-focused mindset. Must be a hands-on technical expert who will support sales activities in the region.

The Portworx Solution Architecture team is responsible for providing pre-sale deep technical and business expertise to customers who want to run stateful applications in containers and automate “Day 2” data management workflows. You will interface directly with customers as well as collaborate with Product Management as a field representative on development and enhancement of products.

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Customer Success Engineer

We are currently building out our Customer Sucess support team and looking for engineer both in the U.S. and U.K. At Portworx our product enables stateful containers in production, and we’ve been named a Gartner Cool Vendor.

Our technology includes a distributed storage platform and integrated controls with container schedulers including Kubernetes, Mesosphere, Rancher, Nomad, and Docker Swarm. Customers span from Global 2000 enterprises to cloud-native startups, who run workloads on-premises and in public clouds.

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Senior Product Manager

We are looking for the next critical hire to help us scale the business, define feature areas, and steer the product roadmap. Our product enables stateful containers in production, and we’ve been named a Gartner Cool Vendor.

Our technology includes a distributed storage platform and integrated controls with container schedulers including Kubernetes, Mesosphere, and Docker Swarm. Customers span from Global 2000 enterprises to cloud-native startups, who run workloads on-premises and in public clouds.

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Devops Solutions Engineer — Los Altos, CA / San Francisco, CA

Job Responsibilities:

  • Test and validate Portworx container data layer software with container orchestrators such as Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, and DC/OS; containerized data services such as Cassandra, Elasticsearch, Kafka, and MySQL; and container run times such as Docker.
  • Build reference architectures that closely match customer deployment configurations that validate real-world use cases for container data persistence
  • Run real-world application workloads and ensure the product meets customer expectations for their application workloads
  • Validate integration with different schedulers and orchestrators and document integration aspects in the knowledge base
  • Write technical blogs, work with product marketing to generate outbound customer-facing documentation and update doc pages as necessary

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Technical Support Engineer — Los Altos, CA / San Francisco, CA

Job Responsibilities:

  • Analyze, troubleshoot, and support large-scale customer deployments of Portworx’s container data services stack that span thousands of nodes in public and private clouds
  • Become an expert in containers, container run times such as Docker and schedulers such as Swarm, Kubernetes, and Mesos
  • Work with customers and partners in understanding and troubleshooting their deployments, application workflows and workloads through multiple layers of the software stack
  • Work with engineering team to analyze the logs, reproduce customer issues and develop strategies to address customer issues
  • Communicate proactively and clearly both internally and externally to enable highest levels of customer success
  • Participate in pre-sales calls, help with customer installation during POC and when in production
  • Perform hands-on Linux system setup, administration, and troubleshooting to help to enable successful customer installs

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Distributed Control Plane Development Engineer — Los Altos, CA / San Francisco, CA

Build guts of a highly distributed, fault-tolerant control plane to provision, monitor, and deploy storage nodes.

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Distributed Storage Engineer — Los Altos, CA / San Francisco, CA

Design, develop, test and debug highly distributed storage service. We have openings from senior to architect level roles.

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Automation Engineer — Los Altos, CA / San Francisco, CA

Software Engineer position with emphasis on testing and automation. Create and prioritize test cases based on formal and informal requirements. Develop automation tests based on the test cases to execute against complex target environments. Add tests to continuous integration process. Determine and isolate bugs based on errors found in test runs.

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QA Engineer — Los Altos, CA / San Francisco, CA

QA Engineer will work with the engineering team during the feature design and implementation phases to write test plans. Collaborate with other testing members, developers, technical writers, and customer solutions engineers to ensure the company delivers high quality products to our customers. Analyze failures and root cause issues, file defects, follow-up with developers, documentation and other teams on the resolution.

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