Software Engineer, SDN/ Networking/ Distributed Systems - 100% remote, or Austin, TX
Company: Arista Networks
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Arista Networks is looking for world-class SDN / Networking /
Distributed Systems software engineers.
As a SDN / Networking / Distributed Systems software engineer, you
will collaborate and work with other engineers to design and build
novel Software Defined Networking (SDN) features in EOS that help
networks run effectively and efficiently. These solutions provide
opportunities to understand and learn about SDN technologies such
as, but not limited to, EVPN, VXLAN, MPLS, Overlay and Traffic
Engineering Controllers, OpenConfig, IETF RFCs, and figure out how
to apply it optimally to solve customer problems. You will be able
to grow into defining the SDN features, design data structures and
algorithms and tie it all together with the lower layers.
Arista Software Engineering roles demand a strong and broad
software engineering background. While the primary focus area for
this role is SDN, the role will not be limited to any single aspect
of software development at Arista. It will cover all aspects of
software development spanning the addition of new features,
debugging problems and fine tuning code for scalability and
performance. You will own your projects from definition to
deployment and customer interactions, and you will be responsible
for the quality of everything you deliver.
Arista Software Engineering prides itself on a supportive and
growth oriented culture. Over time, as your interests change,
coupled with evolving business needs you will have the opportunity
to switch from SDN to other areas, if you like.
- Review and contribute to the specifications and implementations
written by other team members.
- Design and develop features, feature tests and solutions. Fix
bugs and refactor code as needed.
- 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.Requirements:
- At least BS Computer Science + 3 years' experience, MS Computer
Science + 2 years' experience, or Ph.D. 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
- Ability to design a solution and implement features
independently. Ability to work in small teams.
Where legally permitted, Arista requires all candidates for
U.S.-based positions to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 or
have an approved accommodation under applicable law. Candidates
anticipating seeking an accommodation should contact Arista HR
before their start date. Candidates accepting an offer must provide
proof of vaccination status on their first day. All offers of
employment are contingent upon complying with Arista's vaccination
About ARISTA NETWORKS
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 10M to 400G bits 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
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