Staff Software Engineer

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Staff Software Engineer

  • Bangalore, Karnataka, India
  • 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 as a Staff software engineer will have the opportunity to collaborate with the brightest engineering minds and work on cutting-edge technology in the area of Networking, Cloud & Security.

What we are looking for

You love solving problems and enjoy learning new technologies. You have 8+ years of experience in product development with increasing responsibility. You follow industry best practices like Test Driven Development, agile development.

Position Overview

YOU as a Staff software engineer will have the opportunity to collaborate with

the brightest engineering minds and work on cutting-edge technology in the area of networking.

Staff Software engineer study/design/code/test  new product requirements that can be functional or infrastructure related.   Also the engineer participates in customer calls and shares plan of action or understands an issue in depth. 

The engineer would lead a small group of  junior engineers to deliver a specific task on time. 

Role Responsibilities

Development – The developer should be capable of efficiently implement a design on schedule with high quality. He or she is expected to be able to review new and old code for errors, security hazards, performance implications, and maintainability.

Design - Extensive experience with design & development of medium sized features.  Capable of investigating the possible impact that new features and components will have on a large, diverse software system. Must be able to clearly and concisely define technical issues. The developer must be completing concept, functional, and design specifications with an appropriate level of detail for the audience.

  • Work closely with Manager and Architects to meet the respective product goals.
  • Create functional specifications for key product modules and components
  • Design and Implement new features independently and through others
  • Take part in addressing customer issues.
  • Ensure the work performed meets the quality standards within acceptable time schedules and commitments
  • Mentor & lead Junior members of the team

Basic Qualifications

  • You should have 8+ year’s relevant experience.
  • B.E. or B.Tech or M.Tech Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Experience with Networking and cloud based management & monitoring of networking products
  • Good knowledge of TCP/IP Networking, Linux system.
  • Expert knowledge in one of Java/Golang gained through extensive product development experience
  • Comfortable with Cloud & SaaS development preferably on AWS
  • Comfortable with Micro-services & ReST based development
  • Follows test driven development and be comfortable developing automation test suits for respective area.

  • Willing to work on diverse products and projects, each requiring different technologies, methodologies and approaches.
  • Willing to continuously learn and improve in a dynamic environment through external courses, internal courses, mentoring with highly experienced and skilled engineers and/or on-the-job training on projects.
  • Knowledge on SD-WAN or AppSec will be a plus.

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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