Senior Software Engineer (Remote Greece)

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Senior Software Engineer (Remote Greece)

  • Patras, Achaia, Greece
  • 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:

Position Summary

This opportunity is within the Application Delivery & Security organization, which builds the world's highest performing and secure Application Delivery Services/Products. In this role, you will work within a team of software engineers on features and problems of medium to high complexity in our Cloud Application delivery services. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be responsible for the design, development, validation, deployment and sustenance of features on our cloud services.

You will collaborate with other Developers, Architects, Product Managers, and other key partners, to design and implement functionality critical to our business success. We are looking for people who ideally have experience in working with customers when needed and who can understand problems and fix them. You will be encouraged to demonstrate the ability to multitask; works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.

Responsibilities:

  • Interact with PMs, Product Owners, Architects to clarify objectives and requirements.

  • Performing technical work, applying modern software development methodologies.

  • Drive design and development; perform code reviews; implement automated unit tests; debug and integrate code.

  • Collaborate closely with multi-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.

  • Follow agile methodologies and adhere to development best practices like test driven development, code reviews as well as relevant documentation of implemented features and implementation and testing of high performance, resilient and secure cloud services and tools.

  • Communicating technical issues; assisting with technical specification documentation and review.

  • Coordinating own development activities and engaging in continuous learning both on the job and through technical training in order to enhance technical expertise.

Qualifications and Requirements

The position requires a Software Engineer professional with 3+ years of related work experience in software development, preferably in Linux; or a holder of an MSc or higher degree in Computer Science (or related discipline) with a specialization directly relevant to our product lines.

Essential requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field; equivalent experience may be substituted for formal education.

  • Expertise implementing, unit testing, debugging and integrating code of moderate complexity.

  • Very good knowledge of Python or Golang.

  • Very good knowledge in one or more scripting languages (e.g. Perl, JavaScript, shell programming).

  • Knowledge of source-control management concepts and tools.

  • Strong foundation and discipline in software engineering processes.

  • Sophisticated knowledge of concepts in operating systems, networking and security.

  • Experience developing high quality software, following agile methodologies.

  • Experience in automated testing, CI/CD concepts and methodologies.

  • Eagerness to delve into Cloud technologies and Microservices.

  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills.

Desirable attributes:

  • Familiarization with Cloud Computing environments (Amazon AWS, or Microsoft Azure, or GCP.)

  • C, C++ or Rust knowledge.

  • Experience with HTTP, TCP and IP Stacks.

  • Development experience with Cloud applications/services.

  • Experience with docker and/or Kubernetes.

  • Knowledge of REST API development and 3rd party integration.

  • Exposure to systems or applications at scale.

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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Citrix welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the job application process, please contact us at (877) 924-8749 or email us at ASKHR@citrix.com for assistance.

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