Software Engineer 4 - PFE (Packet Forwarding)

Juniper Networks, Inc.   •  

Sunnyvale, CA

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


5 - 7 years

Posted 50 days ago

About the Position:

Design, develop and maintain high performance forwarding/networking software for the current generation and next generation Terabit Routers.


Architect & develop the complex packet forward features like IPv4/IPv6/MPLS, Multicast, Routing, Firewall/Filter, Cos, Services area etc.

Analyze, debug and fix complex Microkernel/Linux issues.

Assist in solving complex customer issues and queries reported from the field and drive customer satisfaction.

Continuously drive innovations by working with cross functional teams to address complex problems.

Work on sustaining existing features.

Minimum Qualifications:

A minimum of BS in CS/EE with high GPA is required, MS degree is a plus.

Preferred Qualifications:

A minimum of 6-8 years of experience with strong C/C++ programming and debugging skills is required.

Knowledge & course-work are required in the following areas: advanced networking (Layer 1-4 protocols: Ethernet, PPP, HDLC, TCP/IP, MPLS, routing protocols, etc.), layer 2/3 packet forwarding, advanced data structures , algorithms, and computer architecture.

Some prior work/project experience in these areas is desirable.

Proficiency with test equipment is desired.