Software Engineer – Infrastructure/Platform/Datapath

Bangalore, US
Posted 7 months ago

The Infrastructure Software Engineer will be at the forefront of architecture, design and implementation of Versa’s high-performance platform and forwarding software. This individual will be part of a team developing high-performance packet processing capabilities on the new compute platform’s. You will be part of, and work closely with a team of outstanding software & system test engineers. The candidate must have experience with developing software for industry leading L2-L3 programmable chips, multi- core architecture, network interfaces, platform bringup and be able to develop best practices and guidelines for such applications. 

Educational Qualification 

The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent field of study. 


5-10 years of software development in networking embedded field. 

Roles And Responsibilities

  • Design and develop software for L2-L7 platforms 
  • Design and develop software for real-time network applications on a multi-core architecture. 
  • Bring up of new interfaces and platforms. 
  • Work with a team of other Datapath Engineers to design and develop real time, high performance, multi-threaded data plane on a multi-core platform. 
  • Work on challenging problems that have yet to be solved. 

Skills Required

  • Prior experience working with one or more of industry leading switching platforms is a must (Broadcom Trident family and/or Marvell Prestera family). 
  • Preferable to have prior experience working with DPDK and multicore systems. 
  • Experience working with Ethernet/LTE/Wifi interfaces. 
  • Experience with packet processing algorithms. 
  • Working experience with NAT, IPSEC VPNs, TCP/IP, Firewall is a plus. 
  • Thorough understanding of performance benchmarks and ability to analyze the same. 
  • Strong Linux Kernel development experience will be plus. 
  • Deep working knowledge of L2/L3, and L4-L7 applications. 
  • Prior experience having built a scalable and high performance system. 
  • Exhibit strong skills in C. 

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