Staff Software Engineer (Hybrid), Citrix ADC Team

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Staff Software Engineer (Hybrid), Citrix ADC Team

  • Remote, United States
  • Santa Clara, California, United States
  • 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 develop, test, maintain and debug software components that extend and enhance features in Application Delivery and Security products and services. YOU will work with a group of brilliant software engineers and architects on problems structured to develop knowledge and experience while following Agile practices and procedures.

Note: This is a Hybrid Role, where you might need to work from our Santa Clara, CA Office as and when needed.

Position Overview:

Citrix Application Delivery and Security team is on a mission to provide the best application delivery experience for modern application architectures deployed on Kubernetes. We are looking for talented and highly motivated software engineers interested in taking on challenges associated with security, performance, scale, usability, and visibility in a distributed environment. In this role, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with the brightest engineering minds and work on cutting-edge technology in data center computing. Come join us as we build

Role Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement layer-7 proxies in Docker and Kubernetes environment
  • Design and implement highly scalable control planes in the Kubernetes environment
  • Design and implement Security, Reliability, and Layer-7 features in a distributed system
  • Design and implement application delivery solutions in AWS, Azure
  • Work with minimal technical supervision, manage time constraints to deliver high-quality features

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science, MS preferred
  • 7-8 years of OOP and multi-threaded programming
  • Strong knowledge of C, Go, Python, Java, Node.js
  • Expertise in the design of algorithms and data structures
  • Strong work ethic and passion for problem-solving
  • Experience with Agile development processes
  • Be comfortable decomposing complex problem statements.

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
  • Education assistance
  • 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.

At Citrix, our employees perform extraordinary acts of creativity and service every day. We provide benefits and rewards that meet the diverse needs of our employees by offering competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and equitable rewards opportunities for all employees. In the state of Colorado, the salary for this role generally ranges from $143,600 -$179,500 but may vary depending on your qualifications including job-related education, training, experience, licensure, and certification, that could result at a level outside of this range. Certain roles are eligible for additional rewards, including annual bonus, sales incentives, and/or stock depending on the terms of the applicable plan and role as well as individual performance. Benefits may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Citrix and the country where you work. U.S. based employees are typically offered access to healthcare, life insurance and disability benefits, 401(k) plan and company match, employee stock purchase program (ESPP), and education assistance program, among others.

Citrix uses applicant information consistent with the Citrix Recruitment Policy Notice at

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 for assistance.

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