Posted On Jun 25

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Embedded Software Engineer (C,C++ Linux)


Location : Gurgaon, Haryana

Headquarters : Hanover, Maryland, United States

Hiring Mode : Full Time

Hiring Role : Developer

Experience : Mid Level

Job Description
Since 1992, Ciena has been driven by a relentless pursuit of network innovation. We believe in a network that grows smarter, more agile, and more responsive every day. This means that when you digitally interact in your world - picking up the phone, streaming video, texting a friend or loved one – your interactions are being enabled by Ciena technologies. Ciena makes your social / entertainment / business existence REAL.
What will you do at Ciena?
  • A software designer is required to aid in the development of a Standalone/Server-based/Web based/Cloud based, network design and engineering application for Real Time Network Planning. This application is developed for Ciena’s leading edge Blue PlanetTM platform. The application will assist customers in the design and development of SONET/SDH, OTN & Optical DWDM networks featuring Ciena’s market leading and pioneering optical products and technologies.
  • This application is used to design and deploy Ciena’s Transport, Switching and Packet hardware for Long haul, Regional and Metro networks. The successful candidate will be expected follow a disciplined approach to software development to ensure that the application is delivered with high quality, to the required specifications, and by the required delivery date.
  • The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with a dynamic team of engineers and software designers and will gain firsthand experience developing software on C++ and Linux/VxWorks platform
At Ciena we are building more adaptive networks in response to the constantly changing world. This is an opportunity to impact the world by developing software and hardware technologies that impact Global Networks, Private and Public Cloud Solutions, 4G/5G communications, and SD-WAN. Developing great networking technology takes more than desire: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who reach out to the world through their respective talents. At Ciena, we provide multiple avenues for you to make the world a better place. If you’re looking for more than just a job, we invite you to explore the opportunities available and apply today.
As a passionate and competent engineer, you will work in a team to create and deliver networking/virtualized products that will be used by all our customers. On a regular basis you will be involved in designing features, developing/coding and doing code reviews of peers to ensure software code is of highest quality and meets Ciena’s quality standards. 
You will join other software engineers with the following traits:
  • Will have an understanding of our product strategy, can follow requirements from Product Managers and contribute to relevant use cases
  • Drive the design, development and delivery of features
  • Possess sound technical knowledge to deliver customer focused software solutions
  • Exercise judgment within area of expertise
  • Show leadership as a key engineer/designer and collaborate with the team to deliver software virtualization solutions
  • Lead and participate in software architecture, design, development and documentation to deliver high quality carrier grade products
  • Required Skills and Experience:3.5 Years -8 Years
  • BS/MS in CS/EE or related discipline
  • Ability to demonstrate high proficiency in C/C++, Python and networking concepts
  • Hands on prior experience in Linux/VxWorks based software development for embedded systems
  • Sound knowledge of design principles, data structures and algorithms
  • Excellent analytical and problems solving skills to diagnose and resolve customer issues
  • Demonstrable self-initiative and “can do” attitude to find and implement solutions for customers
  • Possess good/effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge or experience with chassis management software is a plus
About Ciena
  • Ciena is a network strategy and technology company with a passion to provide an experience, to you and our customers that is as rewarding as the outcome. We attract the best and brightest– those with outstanding talent, motivation, and the right attitude to contribute to our success. Our culture balances our openness and informality with professionalism and trust and is built on the foundation of our core values: Customer First, Integrity, Velocity, Innovation, and Outstanding People.
  • Ciena enables everyone to have a voice and a network that supports them while on the journey to discovering their passion and purpose. We trust each individual to do what they can to reach their full potential and make an impact on the business, whenever, wherever they are in the world. With Ciena’s highly innovative, forward-thinking business practices, we reward people for pushing the boundaries. Unlock your potential at Ciena!
Being You @ Ciena
  • As part of our commitment to diversity and inclusion, we want to foster an environment that values and respects all individual’s strengths, perspectives, ideas, and ability to meet the needs of our customers globally. Ciena values the diversity of its workforce and respects its employees as individuals, regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran or marital status or any other category protected by applicable law. We do not tolerate any form of discrimination.
  • Ciena is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
  • If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise Ciena in a timely fashion of the specific accommodation measures required for you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.