Riverbed Technology, Inc.

  • Software Engineer — SteelCentral AppResponse

    Job Locations US-San Francisco | US-CA-Davis | US-CA-Sunnyvale
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  • Company Overview

    With a powerful combination of Digital Experience, Cloud Networking, and Cloud Edge solutions, Riverbed – The Digital Performance Company –  provides a modern IT architecture for the digital enterprise, delivering new levels of operational agility and visibility, while dramatically accelerating business performance and outcomes. As businesses transform digitally and experiment with new technologies, they partner with Riverbed to push boundaries, increase performance, and rethink possible.


    Riverbed is a pre-IPO opportunity with over $1 billion in revenue annually and 30,000+ customers – including 98% of the Fortune 100 and 100% of the Forbes Global 100.


    About this Position

    As part of the SteelCentral team, you will develop and improve new and existing features and work on innovative and creative solutions primarily focused on the packet acquisition and storage management aspects of the product (both on-prem and cloud).




    • Write code for a screaming-fast packet acquisition and analysis system.
    • Create robust high-volume production applications and develop prototypes quickly.
    • Develop and enhance code to parse and analyze network protocols.
    • Release product on time and ensure successful shipping of projects.



    • Strong C++ programming experience
    • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in CS/CE/EE or a related field
    • Relevant experience with at least one complex software engineering project in the past
    • Demonstrable understanding of high-performance code development strategies
    • Linux working knowledge i.e. configuration, administration or Linux networking
    • Nice to have: Previously used open source or home grown tools to emulate real network based applications
    • Nice to have: Experience debugging network issues with Wireshark or other packet analysis tools
    • Nice to have: platform development experience
    • Nice to have: Good knowledge of NUMA architectures


    Our Culture:

    • Driven and motivated to accomplish your goals both independently and as part of the team
    • Excellent at verbal communication and written documentation
    • Able to approach complex problem-solving and troubleshooting NUMA-related tasks with creativity
    • Quick to learn new technologies and methodologies

    About Riverbed

    Why Riverbed Technology?


    Riverbed offers a rewarding experience of working with the best minds in the industry that are changing the world through cutting edge technology and applications. We are proud of our great culture that continuously fosters innovation, collaboration, and diverse work environments. We remain committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the most diverse group of talent to better serve our customers.


    Learn more about Riverbed: www.riverbed.com

    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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