Principal Engineer (Java,Cloud Hosting)

Citrix Systems Inc. Santa Clara, CA
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Santa Clara


R11790 Principal Engineer (Java,Cloud Hosting) (Open)

Job Posting Title:

Principal Engineer (Java,Cloud Hosting)

Job Description:

Join the Citrix SD-WAN cloud services team – a part of Citrix's Delivery Networks business, and build high-performance networking gear that is addressing the huge new opportunity created by the adoption of software-defined WANs. Cloud Services team is responsible for building multi-tenant architecture in the cloud to orchestrate and manage the SDWAN devices.

We are looking for a networking professional whom we can leverage in the services team for modeling the complex customer networks.

The candidate will work on the micro services that orchestrates the customer network, provisions and monitors the SD-WAN appliances. The micro services will run in the Citrix cloud integrating with other Citrix cloud components.

Basic Qualifications:

* Master's degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronics Engineering or a related technical field.

* 8+ years of related work experience building enterprise grade software products and supporting platforms

* 3+ years of experience in the networking domain.

* Proficiency in one of the following languages - C, Java, Python or Go

* Knowledge of DevOps tools like Ansible, Helm, Jenkins is desirable

* Knowledge of containers, Dockers, Kubernetes is desirable

* Experience with open source licenses and implications

* Must demonstrate ability to technically own a product or a set of features

* Must demonstrate ability to technically own and negotiate cross-functional deliverables across matrix organization.

* Must demonstrate architectural strength to influence and drive the product roadmap

* Must demonstrate ability and willingness to lead other engineers cross functionally to drive features and roadmap.

Desired Skills/Experience:

* Exposure to cloud hosting services such as AWS or Azure

* Knowledge and experience on implementing REST APIs

* Knowledge on Data Modeling

Functional Area:

Software Development

About us:

Citrix is a cloud company that enables mobile workstyles. We create a continuum between work and life by allowing people to work whenever, wherever, and however they choose. Flexibility and collaboration is what we're all about. The Perks: We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. You'll enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We'll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us.

Citrix welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the job application process, please contact us at (877) 924-8749 or email us at for assistance.

If this is an evergreen requisition, by applying you are giving Citrix consent to be considered for future openings of other roles of similar qualifications.