Solutions Engineer Skyfire
Position: Salaried Employee with full benefits
Hours: Full Time
Location: Mountain View, CA
Position: Solutions Engineer
Skyfire is looking for an experienced Engineer to architect, design, develop and support our joint solutions with key partners. The Rocket Optimizer product relies upon various traffic steering elements within the carrier network to filter appropriate network and customer traffic for optimization in the cloud. As a result, we have created strategic partnerships with several intelligent routing and steering appliance leaders (f5, Procera, Contextream, and others) which requires IOT and synchronized integration on both sides to perfect these highly-scalable network systems, in line with SDN and NFV principles.
Architect and design solutions.
Develop code for both proof-of-concept and final product release.
Assist in configuring, provisioning and deploying these solutions within our network.
Establish test plans and execute test cases, across all variations of partner equipment, call flow architectures and partner software versions.
Trouble-shoot complex problems and issues.
Work with engineering resources to see full resolution of customer impacting issues.
Contribute input to Engineering, Operations and Product Management on development, deployment, and support of the developed solutions.
Coordinate with partners on defining and writing specifications.
Network device configuration experience.
Demonstrated experience in working with other technical teams to solving architecture, scaling, performance and functional issues.
Ability to analyze needed information and then document technical details.
More than five years of Linux system experience.
Strong understanding of TCP/IP, HTTP and other network protocols together with network architectural concepts such as routing and load balancing.
Extensive use of Wireshark, Tcpdump and other network analysis and debugging tools.
Some scripting background in one or more of the following: shell, perl, tcl.
Programming background in C++ a plus.
SNMP knowledge along with other network monitoring and management concepts.
Sound knowledge of web browser technology and browser plug-ins.
Self starter with the ability to assess complex technical requirements.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
BS degree in Computer Science or a related field.
Knowledge of f5 iRules.
Experience with IXIA test system.
Familiarity with DPI products such as Procera or Sandvine.
--Food: Company Sponsored Lunches, Fully-Stocked Kitchen, Bagel and Donut Fridays
--Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision (no charge for EE coverage), 401K + Matching, Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave
--Games: Ping Pong Table, Foosball Table, Mini Arcade
--Health and Wellness: Weekly In-office Yoga Class, Gym Equipment, Ergonomic Desk Arrangement
--Career Development: Company Sponsored Technical & Soft Skill Career Training, -Education Reimbursement Plan, Flexible Collaborative Work Environment
--Much More: Generous Employee Referral Bonus, Company Laptop and Smartphone, -Free Electric Car Charger in Lot
Skyfire is dedicated to leveraging the power of cloud computing to radically improve the mobile Internet experience for both operators and their consumers.
Skyfire's innovative, next-generation carrier cloud approach to mobile video and data optimization provides wireless operators with huge cost savings, elastic capacity, and the ability to surgically enhance quality of experience on a per-stream level. The company has also introduced the first mobile browser extension platform to enable robust contextual & social browsing, as well as enhanced monetization opportunities for operators.
The company currently counts 3 of the largest mobile operators in the world as customers for its Rocket Optimizer- and Skyfire Horizon- solutions. Skyfire has honed its video & data optimization and mobile monetization capabilities through a variety of top-selling consumer applications, which have more than 20 million worldwide downloads to date.
Skyfire was founded in 2007, and in located in Mountain View, CA, in the heart of Silicon Valley and is now a part of Opera Software.
Proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
Skyfire is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, medical condition, or status as a disabled or Vietnam-era veteran.
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Investors: Lightspeed Venture Partners
, Matrix Partners
, Panorama Capital
, Trinity Ventures
, Verizon Ventures All Jobs: at Skyfire
Mountain View, CA 94041
|Company Profile:||Skyfire is dedicated to leveraging the power of cloud computing to radically improve the mobile Internet experience for both operators and their consumers.
Skyfire's innovative, next-generation carrier cloud approach to mobile video and data optimization provides wireless operators with huge cost savings, elastic capacity, and the ability to surgically enhance quality of experience on a per-stream level. Skyfire also introduced the first mobile browser extension platform to enable robust contextual & social browsing, as well as enhanced monetization opportunities for operators.
The company currently counts 4 of the largest mobile operators in the world as customers for its Rocket Optimizer- and Horizon- solutions.
Skyfire, an Opera Software company, was founded in 2007 and is located in Mountain View, California in the heart of Silicon Valley.
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