Leipzig

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 We are looking for a software engineer for the cognitix packet processing core. The role requires experience with packet handling engine development and some experience with networking or network security.

Your responsibilities as Senior C Developer

  • Develop the packet processing core of our network security product
  • Research, evaluate and integrate third-party functionalities
  • Empirically measure system performance and identify areas of improvement
  • Challenge existing solutions, inspire new ideas and decisions, support existing projects and goals

Qualification as Senior C Developer

  • A minimum of 3 years experience with packet processing engines
  • Experience with software engineering concepts and Linux-based systems and development using C/C++
  • Relevant technical degree or vocational training in computer science or commensurate experience
  • A highly analytic and solution focused mindset
  • Experience of agile developing environment
  • Ability to break epics into tasks and stories, interpret requirements and to influence the product
  • Some knowledge of DPDK packet handling and acceleration or similar hands-on experience in both design and implementation
  • Experienced in Ethernet-based networking protocols and applications
  • Fluency in either English or German

What we offer

  • Startup environment where your energy and talents can make a difference
  • Very competitive remuneration package and relocation support 
  • An office located in the center of Leipzig, one of the most vibrant cities in Germany 
  • Comprehensive job training and education program, such as support attending top conferences
  • Friendly working conditions and company activities, e.g., squash 
  • All the beverages you can drink, of course, including coffee, tea, Club Mate and many more

Interested in joining cognitix?

·       Send your CV and covering email to jobs@cognitix.de 
·       Cite the role to which you are applying in the subject line
·       Call for more information: Tel: +49-(0) 341-331 870 00.


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