Strong Working knowledge of Network Processing Units like Octeon, EZChips , Net Logic or ASICs like Broadcom, Fulcrum, Vitesse
Strong Working knowledge of Switching and Routing Concepts
Should have written Datapath or Fast Path software for a switch / router / gateway.
Strong knowledge of Multicore processing concepts and IPC mechanisms
C and RTOS like Linux, VxWorks or anyother RTOS.
Nice to Have
Knowledge on Open Compute Platform, DPDK, Open Datapath Project.
Experience on SDN.