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Principal Software Engineer

Req ID:  76115

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

In our 'always on' world, we believe it's essential to have a genuine connection with the work you do.


At Ruckus, We focused on delivering innovative solutions to enable our customers to communicate effectively and reliably, in real time, across the world. At the heart of global connectivity are the engineers who write innovative software for our award-winning routing and switching products to bring the information quickly and reliably where needed.

How You'll Help Us Connect the World

Our team is now re-defining switching architecture and design with a move towards state sharing architecture and platform independent software that can run efficiently on multicore CPUs and on multiple networking ASICs

Required Qualifications for Consideration:

  • Strong fundamentals in Computer Science or Information science and engineering with Solid understanding of computer networking.
  • Fluency in C programming language.

Working experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Strong fundamentals in Computer Science or Information science and engineering.
  • Experience in OSI layers, TCP/IP protocols and socket programming.
  • Active working experience in the areas of forwarding and routing protocols
  • Active working experience in any one of the protocol areas like in the area of L3 like VRRP, OSPF, BGP, BFD, VxLAN, Multicast protocols like IGMP, MLD, PIM, DVMRP.
  • Exposure to any of packet processors in switching and routing space like Broadcom or Marvell a big plus.
  • Hands on experience on any of the merchant silicon
  • Hand on experience with Linux based software development.
  • Good understanding of OS concepts like tasks, inter task communications, message queues, mutex’s and semaphores
  • Proficient in software development tools (GDB), source code control environment (Git, Jenkins).
  • 5 - 15 years of related industry experience developing system software using ‘C’ on Linux

You Will Excite Us If You Have:

  • Understand design and architecture of the next gen ICX OS
  • Drive the design and architecture functional modules in the next gen ICX OS
  • Unit test through white box testing and code coverage of modules coded
  • Train support community on features that you built


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Why CommScope?

CommScope is on a quest to deliver connectivity that empowers how we live, work, and learn. Our employees push the boundaries of communications technology that enables game-changing discoveries like 5G, the Internet of Things, and gigabit speeds for everyone, everywhere. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.

RUCKUS Networks builds and delivers purpose-driven networks that perform in the demanding environments of the industries we serve. Together with our network of trusted go-to-market partners, we empower our customers to deliver exceptional experiences to the guests, students, residents, citizens and employees who count on them.


If you want to grow your career alongside bright, passionate, and caring people who strive to create what's next…..come connect to your future at CommScope.



CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO), including people with disabilities and veterans. If you are seeking an accommodation for the application or interview process, please contact us to submit your request at



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