Principal Software Engineer (Embedded Java)

Job Description


Location: Austin, TX


Keysight Ixia Solutions Group provides the industry’s most comprehensive converged IP network validation and network visibility solutions. Equipment manufacturers, service providers, enterprises, and government agencies use Ixia’s solutions to design, verify, and monitor a broad range of wired, Wi-Fi, and 3G/LTE equipment and networks. Ixia’s test solutions emulate realistic media-rich traffic and network conditions so that customers can optimize and validate the design, performance, and security of their pre-deployment networks. Ixia’s intelligent network visibility platforms provide clarity into physical and virtual production networks for improved performance, security, resiliency, and application delivery of cloud, data center, and service provider networks. For more information, visit

This position will be working on our NVS development team. The links below will provide in depth information about the NVS product line.

Job Qualifications

  • Strong Java programming and object-oriented design skills required
  • Expertise, knowledge and interest in Ethernet and networking technologies
  • Interest in Web application technologies such as REST, javascript, etc is a plus
  • Understanding of embedded systems development is a plus
  • Ideal candidate will have a BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering, with at least 5 years of relevant industry experience
  • Strong software debug skills
  • Familiarity with Agile software development
  • Tools: Eclipse, Code Collaborator, Jira, GIT/SVN, debuggers, profilers, Wireshark
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills

Duties will include

  • Helping to define and develop cutting-edge network visibility and security solutions
  • Learning about new developments in networking and security and applying that knowledge to feature development for Network Packet Brokers
  • Developing high quality software independently and in teams
  • Evaluate and integrate third party software.
  • Develop JUnit tests and perform feature/integration testing.
  • Leading and participating in design and code reviews

Job Function








Day Job




Full Time (F)


Travel Required:





Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable 


Privacy Statement 

***Keysight is an Equal Opportunity Employer.***

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

Americas : United States : Oregon : Beaverton

Job ID : 22167 

Keysight Technologies
Full time