Senior Staff Software Engineer

Engineering Bengaluru, Karnataka


• Participate/lead in software development projects in Hardware and Virtualization platforms

• Participate/lead in software development projects that provide infrastructure for both control plane and data plane applications in a high performance data networking device.

• Participate in architecture discussions and planning with software development

• Write design documents and unit test plans for software projects

• Provide technical leadership and mentoring to junior team members.

• Communicate with team members and report weekly on projects progress.

Professional Qualifications

• Strong C programming skills and hands-on development experience using Linux

• Extended knowledge of Linux/Unix kernel internals and Linux kernel driver concepts

• Experience in multi-threading, multi-core, and real-time high availability embedded systems is a plus.

• Hands on experience with at least one of the virtualization & cloud areas like ESXi, KVM, HyperV, Azure, AWS

• Good understanding of control plane and data plane architecture in networking devices.

• Experience with TCP/IP and knowledgeable with common standard IP protocols such as ARP, IP, ICMP, TCP, UDP, etc.

• Experience programming with one scripting language: shell, python, etc.

• Previous experience in writing platform/system level software

• Experience in performance analysis and tuning

• Self-starter with the ability to work with others on large projects

• Excellent communication skills.

• Quality thinker that is open-minded, creative, intelligent, and self-confident

• Delivers within timelines based on high quality, sustainable results.


• MS plus 6 or BS plus 8 years or PhD plus 3 in CS/CE or equivalent