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Software Engineer

Arista Networks

Arista Networks

Software Engineering
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Friday, December 8, 2023

Company Description

Arista Networks is the leader in software driven networking solutions for today’s largest Data Center (DC), Cloud, Internet/WAN, Service Provider (SP) and Campus environments. Arista has over 7500 customers ranging from the largest cloud providers, to healthcare, government, carrier, finance, education, and production web/SaaS companies. Arista's products are the foundation underpinning much of modern society's operations.

Arista has ambitious plans and an unprecedented opportunity for growth and we are looking for many more engineers and designers to join us in building and innovating the world's networks. Arista is a profitable, publicly quoted company with revenues of over $5B with a culture of invention, quality, respect, and fun.

One of the many attractions of joining Arista is that right from the top, Arista is an engineering company. The founders and engineering managers are all engineers who understand good software engineering and the importance of doing things right.

Job Description

The EOS Layer 2 PI and Infra team is responsible for working on platform independent features on Arista’s EOS working alongside the EOS Routing team. The team is responsible for building innovative, scalable solutions in areas including EOS infrastructure, Layer 2 protocols like 802.1X, Macsec, DHCP, RADIUS etc. A unique feature of the Arista’s Layer 2 PI and Infra team is that the software developed is common across Campus, Data Center and Enterprise features. This is a global team that spreads across multiple geographies working on cutting edge features that get deployed in the largest Cloud titan, Service Provider, Enterprise and Campus networks.

This is an interesting and exciting opportunity to be a part of the software development team that is redefining Data Center switching. For success at Arista all you need is:

  • Hands-on 3+ years of experience with designs and implementations in a strong product-engineering environment
  • Fluency in one of C/C++/Python programming
  • Strong engineering and Computer Science fundamentals
  • Extensive background in algorithms and strong software architecture skills


    Preferred qualifications

    • Strong software debugging skills especially in embedded systems.
    • Strong communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment
    • Experience working through the complete software development life cycle right from requirements gathering to deliver the fully developed feature.
    • Experience in Network Systems Software development is a plus

      Additional Information

      All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.