Senior Software Team Lead, Cloud Networking Metaswitch Networks
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED About Metaswitch
Metaswitch Networks (formerly known as DCL or Data Connection Ltd.) specializes in voice and data communications. Our leading-edge software and hardware products are used by some of the biggest names in the telecoms industry. We are one of the leading providers of next generation communication systems and applications to global service providers, and a software supplier to all of the top 10 carrier network equipment vendors worldwide.
We are entering an exciting key phase in our growth, with rapid expansion in products, people and markets.
Senior Software Team Lead, Cloud Networking role at Metaswitch
We are looking for a passionate skilled Senior Team Lead to join our networking technologies team in San Francisco, CA to work on exciting new products in the Software Defined Networking (SDN) space.
Our brief is to expand the company's long standing network technology line up with next generation solutions tailored towards the rapidly growing SDN market, which is forecast to reach $2 billion by 2016. This includes a wide breadth of product opportunities designed to make networks more scalable, efficient and maintainable.
Working with us is a unique and exciting opportunity. The team is highly engineering-driven, following Agile development methodologies to iterate quickly then drive through to complete product delivery. The work is varied: engineers are expected to pick up new technologies quickly, experiment with them, and work with the team to propel the results through to product quality deliverables. Your role is to facilitate this process, help set direction and lead from the front by providing strong technical input across all engineering activities.
The vibe in our creative office space (a brick-and-timber former warehouse) is very much that of an energetic high-growth start-up, coupled with the security of being backed by an established, profitable world-class company.
Actively engaging in developing new software products.
Managing engineers, working to mentor and grow their careers, and encouraging team self-organization.
Providing leadership to the team to help refine product ideas, quickly build prototypes, and then deliver high quality highly reliable finished product.
Designing, coding, testing and documenting within an Agile development environment.
Collaborating with team members on architecture, design, and other technical topics (including reviewing others? designs, code and test plans).
Actively participating in defining product direction.
Collaborating with our technology partners on designing and implementing joint solutions.
5+ years software development & design experience.
Experience with a breadth of programming languages and frameworks.
Proven history of releasing high quality software products.
Leader and self-starter, with excellent oral and written communications skills and the drive to get on and make things happen.
Experience with Agile/Scrum development methodologies.
Experience building web scale applications and/or developing network protocols or control planes.
A strong interest in network technologies and improving the way networks are built.
Experience with virtualization environments such as VMware, Amazon EC2, OpenStack, CloudStack, etc. and deploying applications as virtual appliances.
Ability to travel occasionally (
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