Principal SW Engineer - Gigasmart

Engineering - India (Chennai) Chennai, India


Description

We are seeking a Principal Software Engineer for our GigaSMART team. The candidate will be working as part of a dynamic team and be responsible for architecting, designing, and implementing security and transport-related technologies. The candidate will work with cross-functional groups to contribute to product specifications, software architecture, and design. The successful candidate must be comfortable working in a very fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Help develop innovative network security solutions to expand Gigamon portfolio
  • Contribute to overall product requirements, architecture, and design
  • Propose designs/solutions to meet requirements for new products
  • Conduct feasibility analysis for proposed solutions
  • Produce functional specifications and design documents
  • Mentor junior engineers in software development, technology, and processes

Qualifications:

  • Minimum MSEE/CS with 10+ years of software development experience in Networking Software architecture and Design.
  • Expert in C/C++ coding.
  • Good understanding of L2 and L3 protocols is desired
  • Hands-on experience in networking protocols especially TCP/IP, SSL/TLS.
  • Hands-on experience with multi-core, multi-process/multi-threaded systems
  • Experience in Proxy, Firewalls, IDS, IPS, Data protection, Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) is a plus.
  • Experience with NETFLOW, IPFIX is a Plus.
  • Experience developing system-level software in Linux/Unix development environment
  • Experience contributing at all stages of software development life-cycle.
  • Experience in software-based packet handling.
  • Proven successful technical leadership experience in Network technologies
  • Excellent written/oral communication skills and strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated individual with the ability to work in a high-achieving team or independently.