Software Engineer (Senior, Lead), SDN / Networking / Embedded Systems 100% Remote or Nashua, NH
Company: Arista Networks
Location: Fort Worth
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Arista Networks was founded to pioneer and deliver software-driven
cloud networking solutions for large data center storage and
computing environments. Arista's award-winning platforms, ranging
in Ethernet speeds from 10 to 100 gigabits per second, redefine
scalability, agility and resilience. Arista has shipped more than
10 million cloud networking ports worldwide with CloudVision and
EOS, an advanced network operating system. Committed to open
standards, Arista is a founding member of the 25/50GbE consortium.
Arista Networks products are available worldwide directly and
At the core of Arista's platform is the Extensible Operating System
(EOS---), a ground-breaking network operating system with
single-image consistency across hardware platforms, and modern core
architecture enabling in-service upgrades and application
Arista Networks is looking for world-class software engineers at
multiple levels to join our team to build product features related
to SDN, Routing Protocols, Network Management, Packet Forwarding
Engines, Linux kernel and Network OS infrastructure. You will be
part of a fast paced, high caliber team building the software for
the routing and switching products used to build the industry's
largest data center networks.
At Arista, you will own your projects from definition to
deployment, and you will be responsible for the quality of
everything you deliver. You will also have the opportunity to work
on multiple projects and areas based on business needs and personal
This role demands a strong and broad software engineering
background. Your role will not be limited to any single aspect of
software development at Arista, but will cover all aspects of
software development spanning the addition of new features,
debugging problems and fine tuning code for scalability and
Develop, review and contribute to, functional and design
Architect, design and develop features, feature tests and
solutions. Fix bugs and refactor code as needed.
Provide technical leadership across features, projects and
Work with Customer Support Engineers to analyze problems in
customer networks and provide fixes. for those problems when needed
in the form of new software releases or software patches.
Work with the System Test Engineers to analyze problems found in
their tests and provide fixes for those problems.
Mentor new and junior engineers to bring them up to speed in
Arista's software development environment.
At least BS Computer Science + 7 years' experience, MS Computer
Science + 5 years' experience, or Ph.D. + 3 years' experience in
Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
Knowledge of one or more of C++, Python, Go, C.
Knowledge of UNIX or Linux.
Understanding of IP networking and/or distributed systems.
Hands on experience in the design and development of Ethernet
bridging or routing related software or distributed systems
Applied understanding of software engineering principles.
Strong problem solving and software troubleshooting skills.
Ability to design a solution and implement features independently.
Ability to work in small teams. Ability to drive the project with
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