Strong in C / C++ / C Embedded .
Strong architecting and designing experience of networking product(s) and systems, networking firmware.
Familiar with the functional and non-functional requirements for control plane/forwarding plane in L2/L3 networking protocols .
Strong domain skills - MPLS TE, L2 - Ethernet, xSTP, LACP,QoS, IP Routing protocols - IGP/EGP: BGP, OSPF, CSPF, IS-IS, MP-BGP, iBGP etc. BRAS Protocols : DHCP, PPP, L2TP, AAA, RADIUS, DIAMETER,TACACS, Policy Management, Subscriber Management
Experience in defining the SW architecture and Functional Specification development.
Experience in building the overall platform infrastructure support including the chassis /equipment management , High Availability etc.
Ability to anchor the development teams technically and drive the requirement integrity
L2 : RSTP, LACP, CFM
L3: IPv4/v6, VRRP, BFD, OSPF, BGP, QoS
Mgmt: SNMP, Netconf Platform:
Broadcom, Any Network Processor
Linux internals & kernel programming
Strong C skills.
For PPA development:
QoS, ACL and NAT in forwarding plane
BRAS (Broadband Remote Access Server)
BFD,VRRP protocols (good to have)
L3 routing protocols like OSPF,BGP
Strong OS internal knowledge (linux or likewise OS)
Assembly of any 32-bit processor (good to have)
Candidates should also have exposure in wireline domain.