Senior Software Engineer

    Microsoft Corporation
    Redmond, WA
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    Job Description

    Microsoft Azure is building the fastest network in public cloud. We are seeking candidates who live and breathe kernels and network acceleration, love to code, and who build network systems and services, taking things from idea to production. Join us as a Principal Software Engineer to build the world's fastest public cloud and make a difference to millions of people across the planet. As a developer in the network data-path team, you would be responsible for building, testing and deploying networking acceleration on Azure including RDMA, SRIOV, DPDK for network appliances, Linux network acceleration, containers, etc. You should be able to drive projects with other teams in Microsoft, our hardware partners and various Linux distros.

    We are looking for an experienced SW Engineer for a new team building RDMA and network acceleration solutions in Haifa, Israel. Come join us and be challenged daily as you build acceleration for some of the world's largest datacenter networks. This is a great opportunity to learn from and join a team that has built some of the largest scale cloud systems ever deployed.

    The successful candidate will have:
    • 7+ years of experience in software development in C/C++
    • System validation skills and testing HW proven capabilities.
    • Hands-on Experience with SW/HW debug and diagnostics capabilities.
    • Linux/Windows kernel and/or DPDK development experience
    • Systems programming experience
    • Kernel or driver development experience
    • Solid System Design and Dev skills
    • Experience with performance optimization of low-level code
    • Experience shipping products or services
    • Ability to work with multiple partner teams and external vendors to drive the impact.
    • Passion and drive for a profound impact
    • BS or MS or PhD degree in Computer Science, or equivalent experience

    Knowledge/experience in one of these areas is a plus:
    Linux and Windows internals (networking stack and other OS components); Host network offloads; RDMA, and SR-IOV; TCP/IP; Reliable, high quality software development.
    Switching and routing protocols; Virtualization (hypervisors; virtual machine switching); Performance optimization; Network hardware capabilities - NICs, switches, routers.
    Network virtualization (NVGRE, VXLAN); Load balancing; Driver and Kernel development; Compilers and API design; QoS and scheduling


    Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

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    Posting ID: 552786735Posted: 2020-05-21