About VERITAS Veritas solves what no one else can. With an industry-leading product portfolio, we offer proven, modern, and integrated technology that brings together availability, protection, and insights. Our Veritas Enterprise Data Services Platform addresses current and future data issues end-to-end – keeping mission-critical workloads highly available, protecting data everywhere, and providing insights to optimize costs and maintain regulatory readiness. Veritas supports 500+ data sources, 150+ storage targets, 50+ clouds, and any deployment model imaginable. We serve 99% of the Fortune 100, 90% of the Fortune 500, and are the market leader in Software-defined Storage, Data Protection, and Archiving. The Data Protection Group drives the product strategy, roadmap, and engineering delivery of the Veritas products, which includes NetBackup, APTARE, Backup Exec, Enterprise Vault (EV), EV.cloud, eDiscovery platform, and Veritas SaaS Backup. Responsibilities: We are looking for candidates who have experience with file systems, storage and cloud technology for data protection solution. You should also have an eye for great design and a knack for pushing projects from conception all the way to customers. In this role, you will design and develop data protection solutions using the latest technologies. You will own product quality and overall customer experience. You will also propose technical solutions to product/service problems while refining, designing and implementing software components in line with technical requirements. The Principal Software Engineer will work on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise. Minimum Required Skills include: MS/BS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or related field of study with 8+ years of relevant experience Full understanding of file systems, storage and cloud technologies, emerging standards and engineering best practices Strong communication skills, both oral and written Designs, develops and maintains high quality code for product components, focusing on implementation. Solid knowledge of algorithms and design patterns Mastered the fundamentals of programming and/or debugging skills in C/C++, Skills in scripting languages such as Perl, Python Proficient in API fundamentals and best practices Skills with Office Application Suite Microsoft Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Visio, both in use and automation Knowledge of databases and SQL Knowledge of operating Systems: LINUX/UNIX Object Oriented Language· Agile Process Strong problem solving and organizational skills Ability to collaborate with various teams to implement innovative and viable solutions for commercial product and internal tool user interfaces Ability to communicate and collaborate among cross-functional teams in a multinational environment Desired Skills include: Experience with OpenStack, Hadoop or Cassandra Experience in Agile development methodologies including unit testing and TDD (test-driven development) Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills. Strong command of English business language. Experience on working with Enterprise applications Experience in designing products or parts of a big complex system Experience in working with architects - local and remote Hands-on experience of design of complex product features or solutions Debugging and troubleshooting skills on Windows and Unix (gdb, Windbg etc) Design patterns, development methodologies like TDD At Veritas, we care about the causes close to your heart and enable you to volunteer, donate, and do good. We also value uniqueness and know that a more diverse and inclusive workforce makes a winning team, so come as you are! Interested? Then apply and find out more about #TeamVTAS!