Full-Time

Cloud/Linux Networking Software Engineer

L5, Compute Engineering

Posted on 6/4/2024

Netflix

Netflix

10,001+ employees

Subscription-based multimedia streaming platform

Consumer Software
Education

Compensation Overview

$100k - $720kAnnually

+ Stock Options + Disability Programs + Paid Leave

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
TCP/IP
Computer Networking
AWS
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in core Linux maintenance and engineering and 7 years total industry experience
  • Cloud Network Engineering on a major cloud provider platform at scale, preferably AWS
  • Expertise in the full Linux network stack, including network packet flow, sockets, system calls in the kernel, and low-level networking (TCP/IP, IPv6, IPv4)
  • Strong understanding of kernel-space vs. user-space
  • Debugging and tools (such as GDB, perf, and ftrace)
  • Knowledge of kernel subsystems such as memory management, process management, file systems, and storage
  • Experience with tools for network performance analysis
  • Deeply proficient in C programming
  • Experience optimizing performance on Linux hosts with dozens to hundreds of CPU cores
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to delivering high-quality code
Responsibilities
  • Performance Optimization
  • System Integration
  • Linux Plumbing & Kernel Engineering
  • Debugging and Troubleshooting
  • Documentation
  • Collaboration
  • Open Source Contribution
  • Presentation
  • Operational Excellence

Netflix offers a streaming service with a wide variety of TV shows, movies, and documentaries, accessible on various internet-connected devices. Members can enjoy unlimited content without commercials, with the flexibility to watch anytime, anywhere, and change their plans as needed.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$120B

Headquarters

Los Gatos, California

Founded

1997

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-1%

2 year growth

3%

Benefits

Free lunches

Up to 12 months' maternity and paternity leave

Unlimited vacation days, within reason

Open working hours (at the California office)

Health, vision, and dental insurance

Employee stock purchase plan

Mobile phone discounts

INACTIVE