Riverbed Technology, Inc.

  • Embedded Linux Software Engineer

    Job Locations US-CA-Thousand Oaks
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  • 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 Platformtakes 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 annually headquartered in San Francisco with branch offices around the globe.

    About this Position

    We are looking for passionate and committed engineers to join our embedded software team. The embedded software team creates the software that powers our high performance Access Points.  Members of this team have the opportunity to learn and to work at all levels of the software stack ranging from user space applications that power the user interface and management applications, to kernel networking customizations, to drivers that power our patented high capacity radios.

    What we’d like you to have:

    • BA/BS degree in EE or CS (or equivalent experience)
    • 5 + years of experience with C/C++
    • Knowledge of embedded Linux
    • Experience with L2/L3/L4 networking of the TCP/IP stack
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills

    What would additionally help you be successful?

    • Knowledge of 802.11 protocol
    • Knowledge of Linux kernel internals, especially the network stack
    • Familiarity with SCM (git)

     We have a supportive environment with a very well equipped lab and custom written software tools to help you succeed.

    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.


    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.


    Learn more at www.riverbed.com




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