People Matter

Sr Software Engineer



Software Engineering
San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 27, 2023

At F5, we strive to bring a better digital world to life. Our teams empower organizations across the globe to create, secure, and run applications that enhance how we experience our evolving digital world. We are passionate about cybersecurity, from protecting consumers from fraud to enabling companies to focus on innovation.

Everything we do centers around people. That means we obsess over how to make the lives of our customers, and their customers, better. And it means we prioritize a diverse F5 community where each individual can thrive.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design and development of software solutions

  • Understand requirements / use cases and proposed solutions, develop them in timely manner

  • Unit test the software using automation framework

  • Investigate and solve reported issues

  • Follow software development lifecycle

  • Suggest improvements to the software and take up such activities

  • Working with distributed teams

Professional Experience:

  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Computer Science Engineering

  • 5 to 10 years of software development experience

  • Experience in Programming using C++ / Golang programming languages

  • Experience developing controller software, routers / switches, SDN

  • Experience developing control plane & data plane protocols and features

  • Good understanding of IP networking, routing protocols, Mpls, IPsec VPNs, SSL, Firewalls, Nat, Proxies

  • Experience with Kubernetes containers will be an added advantage

The Job Description is intended to be a general representation of the responsibilities and requirements of the job. However, the description may not be all-inclusive, and responsibilities and requirements are subject to change.

The annual U.S. base pay range for this position is: $159,297.00 - $238,945.00

F5 maintains broad salary ranges for its roles in order to account for variations in knowledge, skills, experience, geographic locations, and market conditions, as well as to reflect F5’s differing products, industries, and lines of business. The pay range referenced is as of the time of the job posting and is subject to change.

You may also be offered incentive compensation, bonus, restricted stock units, and benefits. More details about F5’s benefits can be found at the following link: F5 reserves the right to change or terminate any benefit plan without notice.

Please note that F5 only contacts candidates through F5 email address (ending with or auto email notification from Yello/Workday (ending with or

Equal Employment Opportunity