Riverbed Technology, Inc.

  • Software Engineer [ Core Infra Platform ]

    Job Locations IN-Bangalore
    Req No.
    Information Technology
  • Company Overview


    Riverbed's highly successful, award-winning Steelhead WAN Optimization appliances are the industry leaders in technology vision and implementation.  The platform team is a critical part of the Engineering organization and works closely with other software development teams. You will be working with motivated engineers in a fast paced environment, using cutting edge software and tools to develop and bring to market disruptive solutions with a focus on simplicity and ease of use.


    About this Position

    Key Responsibilities:


    • Develop, debug, and maintain Linux kernel, with emphasis on networking stack, network drivers and storage drivers.
    • Plan and implement product migration to new versions of the Linux kernel/OS.
    • Work with the hardware team to specify and evaluate new hardware platforms.
    • Evaluate the CVE’s reported and port them back to the kernel.
    • Responsible for the kernel performance in networking and storage stacks.
    • Develop and maintain embedded system software for high performance packet processing applications deployed internally and in customer environemnts.
    • Participate in all phases of software development and support including requirements, design, coding, unit testing, benchmarking, and multi-core performance tuning.

    Required Skills and Experience:


    • Hand on experience in working on BIOS and IPMI.
    • 7+ years software Linux/Unix kernel development/maintenance experience dealing with software based packet handling.
    • Atleast 3+ years of Experience developing software for networking protocols including TCP/IP and Ethernet protocols.
    • Experience in developing/understanding the storage stack.
    • Experience in dealing with kernel performance issues.
    • Hands on experience with multi-core and multi-threading systems.
    • Hands on experience working with networking hardware interfaces.
    • Knowledge of Packet Performance Optimization and Virtualization.
    • Genuinely enjoy kernel hacking and solving some of the most challenging technical problems.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills to interact with engineers & management in technical forums.



    • BTech or MTech in CS or Equivalent.


    About Riverbed

    Riverbed is a market leader recognized for delivering solutions that support our customer in their journey into Digital Transformation. We pioneered WAN Optimization with our innovate Software and have led the market we created for all of the past 12 years. Today, we have over 28,000 customers, including 97% of the Fortune 100 and 98% of the Forbes Global 100. With the Riverbed Application Performance Platform, we provide integrated Software Solutions for the interrelated challenges of hybrid enterprises in the cloud era. Our Software Solutions for SD-WAN, visibility across the hybrid enterprise, and for software-defining the edge enable companies to deploy and manage network services, applications, monitoring capabilities, and branch IT as intuitively as downloading apps onto your smart phone and as instantly as spinning up compute and storage resources into a public cloud.

    Riverbed is a pre-IPO opportunity with over $1 billion in revenue headquartered in San Francisco with branch offices around the globe.


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