Senior Software Engineer 2 (Cloud/Virtualization/C++/C#))

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Senior Software Engineer 2 (Cloud/Virtualization/C++/C#))

  • Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
  • Full_time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

  • You are a seasoned software engineer with rich experience in software design and development.
  • You are excellent in complex product issue addressing by systematic debugging and root cause analyzing.
  • You are passionate to learn and keep pace with technology advancements 

Position Overview

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops (CVAD)/Desktop as a Service(DaaS) provide a virtualization solution for application and desktop delivery to any device, over any network, while enhancing data security, reducing costs, and empowering productivity.

The position of Customer Success Engineer team (CSE) focus on developing, debugging and maintaining software components for Citrix CVAD and DaaS key product lines. Responsibilities range from targeted research and debugging, rapid fix and enhancement in innovative and practical ways,  verification and delivery.


  • Understand and debug product issues identified on customer site, diagnose Citirx product problems through systematic root cause analysis, and deliver necessary code fix
  • Develop, test, and integrate codes to deliver high-quality fixes and functions in an Agile environment
  • Perform maintenance functions to correct errors as necessary
  • Collaborate with Product and Technical Support teams to understand product design and solve product issues for customer success  
  • Continuously learn to keep pace with technology advancements
  • Mentor junior engineers and lead team initiatives
  • Embrace and institute best practices and coding standards (e.g.: code reviews, logging and instrumentation, unit tests) within the team

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • 7+ Years’ experience of system level programming on Windows or Linux
  • In-depth knowledge of software development, operating system, networking protocols, programming language theories
  • Solid experience of Object-Oriented software design
  • Strong problem solving/debugging and analytical skills
  • Deep understanding of database fundamentals (SQL)
  • Hands-on experience of internal test environment set up and functional verification
  • Good verbal and written English
  • Good communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Self-motivated and tenacious when tackling tough technical issues
  • Ability to mentor junior engineers and lead team initiatives
  • Good understanding of OS kernel and Multi-threaded design & development
  • Skills with popular tools like Windbg, Visual Studio, network sniffing tools, Windows Internal tools for live debugging/postmoterm analysis.
  • Experience on Web technologies such as SOAP, XML, ASP.NET, HTML5, JQuery, AJAX, JSON
  • Microsoft Windows programming technologies such as Win32, WMI, COM/DCOM, .NET
  • Experience with security-related software development
  • Familiar with Microsoft AD,GPO and terminal service 

Familiar with Cloud technology like MSFT Azure ,Amazon AWS and Google GCP

Functional Area:

Software Development

What you’re looking for:

Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits

We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

Citrix Systems, Inc. is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, genetic carrier status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, protected veteran status and other protected classifications.

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