Software Engineer-Wifi

Arista Networks is an industry leader in data-driven, client to cloud networking for large

data centre, campus and routing environments. Arista’s award-winning platforms deliver

availability, agility, automation, analytics and security through CloudVision® and Arista

EOS®, an advanced network operating system.

As a core member of the AccessPoint team, the candidate is expected to work closely with

relevant teams to understand product requirements, design the solution, build the software

and deliver it for final validation and customer deployment. The successful candidate will

also keep track of new and emerging technologies and their impact on Arista products, come

up with new and innovative ideas to improve and differentiate the product and help Arista

become a leading player in the Campus space. The candidate will also work closely with

sales and support teams to push new solutions, understand customer needs and pain points

and help resolve escalations.

The candidate is expected to have a strong background in software development and good

understanding of systems and networking areas with the knowledge of the WiFi area as an

added bonus. The candidate's role will not be limited to a single aspect of the product, it will

be broad encompassing many different aspects including but not limited to developing new

AccessPoints, designing and implementing new features, tracking new technologies and

working closely with the sales and customer teams.


 Fair understanding of software - from embedded C to application-level software

 2-15 years of experience in the relevant space.

 Understanding of Operating system internals, Kernels, BSP/ compilers and build tools

 Experience with Wi-Fi device drivers on Linux

 Experience in developing Wi-Fi features, system integration, evaluate various

performance parameters

Preferred Skills:

 Familiarity with one or more WIFI chipset platforms

 Good understanding of WLAN MAC protocols

 Good System Level understanding of the Wireless AP functionality

 Familiarity with WLAN analyzer/tools like Wireshark
Bengaluru, KA, IN