Wifi Software Engineer

East Bay, (none selected)

Posted: 10/20/2016 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Number: 9013

Our company is looking for a

senior software development engineer to develop and maintain Wi-Fi software for its Access Points and Branch Routers. You will work with a strong team of Wi-Fi developers in focused Agile software teams to build competitive new products and features for our customers.


You will work on all aspects of new product and feature development, from concept through delivery, working within a high-performance cross-functional Agile Scrum team.

Work will include development of new platforms and new features, as well as maintenance of existing products. You will quickly gain deep knowledge of the entire scope of Wi-Fi networking software development working with and learning from our architects and principal engineers on state-of-the-art Wi-Fi products.


  • 5+ years experience in network software product development.

  • Experience with a broad range of 802.11 protocols systems analysis, 802.11 and underlying PHY and MAC.

  • RTOS/Linux internals such as device drivers, networking interfaces, QoS.

  • Exceptional knowledge of TCP/IP protocol suite at all layers, with an emphasis on performance optimization.

  • Knowledge of Linux, inter-relationships between DMA engines, interrupts, Interrupt Handling, Global Interrupt Handling, Memory Virtualization, user/kernel space, race conditions and perimeter locking.

  • Strong C/C++ for real-time, embedded systems development skills.

  • Excellent debugging skills.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Other Desired Qualifications


    • Proven success in developing networking software products.
    • Knowledge of BRCM or QCA Wi-Fi architectures and chipsets.
    • Significant experience in over-the-air and conducted testing of wireless connectivity platforms, experience with network simulators like Ixia Chariot, Ixia VeriWave.
    • Background using Agile, Scrum, Test Driven Development, and Continuous Integration.


    Education: BS Computer Science or Electrical Engineering (MS preferred)

    I want each candidate to respond to each requirement.
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