Director, Software Engineering, SDN/Contrail . - USA, CA, Sunnyvale
We are seeking a Director of Software Engineering for SDN, Fabric and MultiCloud Products, in the Contrail SDN organization & Multiple levels of Contrail experience
The candidate should have a strong background in software development and passion to work in complex product development to meet the needs of Tier 1 network and cloud service providers.
The ideal candidate will have 5 years’ or more of experience in architecting, developing and delivering complex software products for large-scale, highly reliable embedded system, infrastructure and networking applications.
The candidate should have strong experience in Agile and production software development life cycle management, and have demonstrated skills for the development and management of software development teams.
Lead a high-performance software development team towards the common goal of timely delivery of high quality products and features.
Drive the execution and delivery of features/products by collaborating with cross functional teams, architects, managers and engineers.
Participate in architecture discussions and project planning.
Provide technical guidance, career development, and mentoring to team members.
Help build high-performance teams through recruiting, maintaining, and developing world-class talent and drive innovation within the team.
Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication, training and persuasion skills.
Foster a culture of continuous process improvement through mentoring, feedback, and metrics.
Manage and guide sustaining engineering teams.
BS/MS in Computer Science or STEM degree with 5+ years of industry experience.
Demonstrated experience in a production software software development life cycle environment.
Demonstrated experience in managing open-source software
Strong Agile/Scrum Process and Methodology Skills
Demonstrated Software Project and Resource Management Skills.
Excellent Written and Verbal Communication Skills.
Knowledge of Software Defined Networks (SDN) or related Network technologies.
Knowledge of MultiCloud and Hybrid Cloud solutions and software
Strong knowledge of Service Provider or Enterprise Network and Cloud architectures, technology and implementations.
Knowledge of sustaining engineering procedures and practices
Client is in the business of network innovation. From devices to data centers, from consumers to cloud providers, Client delivers the software, silicon and systems that transform the experience and economics of networking. Our products and technology run the world's largest and most demanding networks today, enabling service providers, enterprises, and governments to create value and accelerate business success.
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