Full-Time

Diagnostics Engineer

Platform Engineering

Posted on 5/9/2024

Arista Networks

Arista Networks

1,001-5,000 employees

Specializes in cloud networking solutions

Data & Analytics
Hardware

Senior

Santa Clara, CA, USA

Required Skills
TCP/IP
Bash
Python
Computer Networking
Perl
FPGA
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • BS in Computer/Electrical Engineering or Computer Science with +5 years experience
  • Proficiency in C/C++
  • Well versed in scripting languages such as Python, Perl, TCL etc.
  • Embedded programming and good knowledge of OS internals (Linux/Unix)
  • In-depth view of Computer Networking, OSI layers such as TCP/IP etc.
  • Knowledge of common interconnecting buses and interfaces such as PCIE, I2C, XAUI, 10G Ethernet drivers, FPGA, Switch chips, SSL offload, TCAM programming
  • Smart Bits and/or IXIA usage and performance improvement
  • Ability to appreciate software engineering principles and coding procedures
Responsibilities
  • Design, implement & test production-grade diagnostics for high-speed digital boards and ASICS to help with hardware validation
  • Design, implement & test manufacturing tests to validate mass production of digital boards used in data center networking product
  • Bring-up newly manufactured boards and the port the first level of software
  • Isolate and perform root-cause analysis of reported failures
  • Support new platform software and hardware features
  • Coordinate with the hardware engineering team on bring-up schedules and feature delivery
  • Zeal to learn and contribute to personal as well as business growth
  • Participate proactively in design discussions, design/code reviews, and project management
  • Create system software written in C and scripting languages (Python, Bash) for our Linux-based appliance platform
  • Work independently as well as in team roles
  • Use a version control system to systematically document and version the diagnostic software
  • Mentor younger members of the team and inculcate team spirit

Arista Networks specializes in data-driven cloud networking for large data center, campus, and routing environments, offering platforms that provide availability, agility, automation, analytics, and security through an advanced network operating stack. Their main technologies include cloud networking, distributed control plane, and AI-driven network identity.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$359.4M

Headquarters

Santa Clara, California

Founded

2004

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

30%