Manager of DevOps & Engineering Infrastructure


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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.

What You Will Be Doing

Infrastructure is the foundation for every engineering function at Pure Storage. The Infrastructure Shared Services team is responsible for all of Pure Storage's engineering infrastructure, development environment and production services. We work with all engineering teams, including FlashBlade, FlashArray, Pure1 and others to provide reliable services that are used to develop new products and features. The team supports engineering in many different environments, from our multiple data centers to various public clouds, rolling out multiple different technical solutions using the latest in Pure technology. 

As a Manager of our Prague team you will lead a growing team of DevOps, EngOps and System Engineers who are passionate, committed, and excited about what they do. You are excited about people management and a ninja when it comes to project management. The ideal candidate will be excited for the challenge of running a cross-functional team with a variety of skill sets in conjunction with teams in the United States. In this role, it is our hope that you will enjoy learning about and contributing to the process of developing leading edge/innovative storage technology from the ground up.

We are committed to a culture of openness and transparency in both strategy and operations that in turn allows employees a deeper level of engagement in engineering and business decisions.

What You Bring to the Team

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements

  • Manager Skills:
  • Hands-on manager that still wants to jump in and help with the reliability and infrastructure aspects of the teams day-to-day operations
  • Proven success in interacting with a variety of customers and team members to develop solutions that are sustainable.
  • Ability to gather and communicate meaningful operational metrics (employee workload, system utilization, progress towards team's goals, defining and measuring against SLOs and SLAs.
  • Collaborate with other leaders, architects and product owners that are geographically distributed to manage dependencies and deliver world-class software solutions on time and within budget.

Knowledge in these areas:

  • Experience supporting critical system & development infrastructure and services spanning multi sites (Jira, Confluence, git, dns, dhcp, Java apps).
  • Knowledgeable in operating systems, system configuration management tools, and continuous integration systems.
  • Experience working with Virtualization such as VMware and OpenStack.
  • Familiar with both on-premise and public cloud infrastructure and networks.

Desired experience:

  • 3+ years as a Manager of an Enterprise Apps team or a Critical Infrastructure team.
  • Properly balancing priorities between multiple teams / customers, while identifying and resolving possible future conflicts between said stakeholders.
  • Project management experience.
  • Familiarity with formal root cause analysis and post mortem procedures.
  • Experience working with teams across multiple time zones.

No Storage? No Problem

We look for talent and culture first, specific technologies second, so once you decide Pure is the right place for you, we will match you with the right project to start with.  Plus, we like people to have the ability to do different things and be constantly learning, so we support our engineers in moving around to different teams and projects across the company.



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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Job tags: Git Java Jira OpenStack Virtualization VMware
Job region(s): Europe
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