People Matter

Software Engineer II



Software Engineering
Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

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.

F5, Inc. seeks Software Engineer II in San Jose, CA:

Job Duties: Research, design, and develop computer and network software or specialized utility programs. Update software or enhance existing software capabilities. Collaborate with technical leads to design, implement, and test robust, scalable, and loosely coupled components that integrate into public and private cloud infrastructure. Evaluate and design the implementation of current source code. On-time deliver features and fix bugs with high quality. Work in an agile environment optimized to enable development teams to iterate quickly. Consistently apply good software design, implementation, and test principles. Document software designs via functional specifications and other design documents. Telecommuting is an option.

Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Engineering (any field), or closely related quantitative discipline, and six (6) months of experience in job offered or related field.

Special Skill Requirements: (1) C++; (2) Python; (3) API design; (4) Performance analysis and improvement; (5) Runtime systems; (6) High-performance computing; (7) Distributed systems; (8) multi-process and multi-thread programming/debugging; (9) Software testing; (10) Software infrastructure; (11) Bash scripting; (12) Linux operating system and networking; (13) Software continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD); (14) Software version control; and (15) Container technology. Any suitable combination of education, training and experience is acceptable. Telecommuting is an option.

Salary: $184,662.00 - $211,363.00 per annum.

Submit a resume with references using the apply button on this posting or by email at: at Req.# 21-14501.


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.

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