Staff Software Engineer

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Staff Software Engineer

  • 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 curious, driven, and passionate Staff Software Engineer. You are looking for a chance to develop both your people and software skills. You excel in the planning and prioritization of design and development activities to resolve a wide range of issues. You have an uncanny ability to multitask problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires the evaluation of identifiable factors. You have decent experience working directly with customers and can get on calls, understand problems, and fix them. 

In other words, you are as good with people as you are with code. If we just described you, then we’d love to talk.

Position Overview:

Citrix DaaS/VDI team covers core components of Desktop as a Service (DaaS) in Cloud and On-Prem.  Citrix Studio service is the management console of the DaaS/VDI. It has both front-end console and backend service. It is implemented with the latest Web technology and works together with the Orchestration service (C#, API) in backend to provide DaaS/VDI management functionalities. So that administrators can easily create and manage Virtual machines, applications for end users and apply group policy to those machines. Citrix Studio has deep integration with world-wide famous public clouds, such as Azure, AWS, and GCP, as well as on-prem hypervisors, such as VMware, Nutanix, IBM and etc.

The team is working on fantastic Citrix product in Cloud. We are looking forward for self-motivated people to enjoy working with us.

Responsibilities:

  • Work together with Product Managers, Product Design, and Product Security teams to understand requirements for software development in a Scaled Agile environment
  • Work on a feature team to drive the project requirements, planning, design, developing, and automation.
  • Work closely with support team to support customer issues and turn around quickly.
  • Maintain and support one or more components of DaaS in Cloud, with closely work with oversea teams
  • Contributing to and driving improvement of the supportability of DaaS products - creating, writing and modifying software and tools

Basic Requirements

  • Masters, or equivalent experience in a quantitative field (Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, etc.)
  • Over 10 years of work experience in software industry and/or Citrix products, Azure, AWS, GCP preferred.
  • Experience in developing and debugging in OO languages such as C++/JAVA/C#/Python, etc.
  • Experience developing backend services/ micro services/cloud services /Rest API/Web API
  • Experience in front end development, such as Java script, Angular and etc.
  • Experience in implementing and deploying cloud-based solutions. Good experience in Agile development (SCRUM, Kanban, etc.)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Preferred Requirements:

  • Familiar with Virtualization technologies or Citrix product solutions
  • Experience of working on development and delivery of products based on Cloud Services (Azure, AWS, GCP) is a strong plus
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Security knowledge and experience is a plus
  • Ability to work in cross functional teams
  • Ability to mentor junior engineers and lead team initiatives
  • Experience in Scrum master or technical leader

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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