Software Engineer

Job Locations IN-Bangalore
Req No.
Software Engineering

Company Overview

Riverbed solutions help companies transition from legacy hardware to a new software-defined and cloud-centric approach to networking and application delivery for the digital age. The Riverbed Application Performance Platform™ takes Riverbed’s SD-WAN solution for agile networking that really works, and adds to this digital backbone industry-leading solutions for WAN optimization and hybrid networking, for branch IT orchestration, and for end-to-end visibility from device to cloud. All these solutions are integrated in a flexible, modular, digital architecture that delivers any apps, data and services from any public or private cloud across any network to any end-point, with the best possible user experience as determined by business policy.


Riverbed is a pre-IPO opportunity with over $1 billion in revenue headquartered in San Francisco with branch offices around the globe.

About this Position



Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop, debug, and maintain Linux kernel, with emphasis on networking stack and network drivers.
  • Develop and maintain embedded system software for high performance packet processing applications deployed internally and in customer environemnts
  • Participate in all phases of software development and support including requirements, design, coding, unit testing, benchmarking, and multi-core performance tuning.
  • Plan and implement product migration to new versions of the Linux kernel/OS
  • Work with the Hardware team to specify and evaluate new hardware platforms


Required Skills and Experience:

  • 7+ years software Linux/Unix kernel development experience dealing with software based packet handling.
  • Atleast 5+ years of Experience developing software for networking protocols including TCP/IP and Ethernet protocols.
  • Hands on experience with multi-core, multi-threading systems.
  • Hands on experience working with networking hardware interfaces.
  • Knowledge of Packet Performance Optimization and Virtualization.
  • Genuinely enjoy kernel hacking and solving some of the most challenging technical problems.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to interact with engineers & management in technical forums



•           BS/MS in EE or CS






About Riverbed

Why Riverbed Technology?

If you are a high-achiever who wants to be part of a dynamically growing, billion dollar plus company, then you should look closely at Riverbed.  We offer the rewarding experience of working with the best minds in the industry that are changing the world through cutting edge technology and applications. The company has been recognized multiple years for attracting and retaining today’s top talent as a great place to work by Glassdoor, Fortune magazine’s 20 Great Workplaces in Tech and by numerous other publications.


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Riverbed is proud to be an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.


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