Software Engineer (SDN)

Full Time
  • Post Date: February 10, 2021
  • Apply Before: June 10, 2021
Job Description

New vacancy available for candidates with a Master (desired) or Bachelor (required) degree in Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science and a good academic record.

Candidates to have at least two years relevant work experience.

Our client has offices in Centurion and Cape Town.  

Responsibilities:

Work as part of a team to design, develop, debug, test and support high-performance networking software.

Required experience and skills:

  • Proficient in C/C++ and Python programming
    • Experience with SDN/NFV technologies is desired.
    • Experience with open source development is desired.
  • Experience with Agile software development
  • Expertise in software architectures, scalability, reliability, applications and API design is required.
  • Extensive experience with development and debugging on a Linux platform (GCC/G++, revision control systems, build systems, troubleshooting, debugging and profiling tools) is required.
  • Extensive experience with designing and optimizing software to meet specified performance goals is required.
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplined team environment is required.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills are required.

Additional desired competencies:

  • Knowledge of network protocols is desired.
  • Knowledge of virtualization technologies is desired.
  • Experience with Linux kernel development is desired.
  • Experience in cryptography and network security (e.g. IPsec, SSL) is desired.