Software Developer - Networking (C, C++)

3 months ago
SW Developer
Job Length


Come join our Software Development team in Redmond, WA to develop an innovating industry-leading open-source switch operating system.  You'll get to work with several of the most high-profile technology companies in the World and the code you develop will enhance your profile when it goes public on github.  If you enjoy coding in C or C++ and are located in the Seattle area we have a unique opportunity to grow your career.  We're a well-known global company making a big impact in the Cloud - join us! 





  • Work on cutting edge multi-protocol networking technology and exciting first tier features enablement
  • Become a more experienced software developer as part of a networking-oriented software development team
  • Your contribution will impact the portable networking software implementation in an embedded environment (Ethernet switch/router product line)
  • Practice full development cycle methodology (from design to final delivery to customer in high scale data centers)
  • Develop code in industry leading open source environments (github)



  • Minimum 3+ work experience in networking programming, communication protocols knowledge
  • Hands-on work experience with C, C++, STL and OOD 
  • Knowledge of Embedded programming
  • Ability to understand specifications and experience in design, programming, integration and debugging abilities
  • Ability to understand, debug and improve 3rd party complex code (one example is Quagga open source protocol stack)
  • Mid-level expertise with testing methodologies, some tasks will include developing complex fully automated testing environment
  • Beginning-level experience in development in Linux (mostly user mode)
  • Excellent communication and leading skills
  • Customer orientation
  • Work in distributed global team environment



  • Routing / Bridging protocols knowledge
  • Knowledge of router and switch design & architecture
  • Beginning-level experience in network processor development environment and applications development
  • Scripting language like Bash, Ansible, or Python
  • Linux networking knowledge, TCP/IP stack

Company Description

About Us

Mellanox Technologies was founded in 1999 and has headquarters in Sunnyvale, CA and Yokneam, Israel. We are a leading supplier of innovative end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet connectivity solutions and services for servers and storage. We offer market-leading solutions that include adapter cards, switches, cables and software to support InfiniBand and Ethernet networking technologies. Our products optimize data center performance and deliver industry-leading bandwidth and scalability. In addition, we serve a wide range of markets including high performance computing, enterprise, data centers, cloud computing, big data and Web 2.0. We are constantly reinventing ourselves to stay ahead of the market and bring game-changing products and services to the industry.


About You

Mellanox is an incubator for talent. We are a strong believer in developing our people and giving them the tools to succeed. We have a very competitive compensation package as well as frequent internal product training to keep people updated on new technologies. We are a fast growing company with a positive energy that comes from our team members' internal drive to develop, market, sell and support cutting-edge products and services. Mellanox often promotes from within and there's a sense of family that comes from the top down. We are committed to the community and donate 1% of our annual profit to charity as well as participate in green initiatives to reduce our carbon footprint.



Mellanox Technologies offers a competitive benefits program including medical, dental and vision insurance, 3-weeks’ vacation, 10-paid holidays, sick leave, x2 annual salary Life Insurance/AD&D, 401K with company contribution, ESPP, and Stock (RSUs).  At Mellanox, the work of each individual makes an impact on the success of our company. If you are looking for a rewarding career, talented colleagues and a great environment where you can challenge yourself, grow and lead, Mellanox is the right place for you.


Additional Information

Equal Employment Opportunity


Mellanox is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, religious creed, physical disability, mental disability, age, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic characteristics, gender identity/expression, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state or local law. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and all other terms and conditions of employment. If you need assistance to perform your job duties because of a physical or mental condition, please let our Human Resources department know.



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