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Principal Engineer (715483500)

CommScope, Inc.

Last Updated: 2/21/21

Job Description

Everyone communicates. It’s the essence of the human experience. How we communicate is evolving. Technology is reshaping the way we live, learn and thrive. The epicenter of this transformation is the network—our passion. Our experts are rethinking the purpose, role and usage of networks to help our customers increase bandwidth, expand capacity, enhance efficiency, speed deployment and simplify migration. From remote cell sites to massive sports arenas, from busy airports to state-of-the-art data centers— we provide the essential expertise and vital infrastructure your business needs to succeed. The world’s most advanced networks rely on CommScope connectivity.

At Ruckus Networks, a Commscope company, we are constantly re-defining connectivity to create a smarter, simpler, more connected world. We are a pioneer in the wireless infrastructure market, enabling carriers and enterprises to stay ahead of the exploding demand for high-bandwidth applications and services.

Our Ruckus Smart Wi-Fi, LTE, IoT, and Switching technology re-defines what’s possible in wireless network performance with flexibility, reliability, and affordability.

CommScope’s Ruckus ICX 7850 switching team is rapidly growing.

This position can be based either in Sunnyvale, CA or in Richardson, TX.

CommScope’s award winning enterprise routing/switching product line is looking for a Principal Engineer who understands requirements from Product management, Customer,

Sales to come up with Software solution architecture and Functional Specification to join our growing team.

If you are sharp, innovative, customer focused, willing to rolling up sleeves to get things done we would like to talk.

Hands on engineer exp. with the software development in IP Networking areas, who deliver with high quality to Software Test engineering and customers - Delivery includes Functional specification, Architecture, Detailed Design, Coding and Unit Test/Integration test results.

The ideal should have expertise in identifying the root cause and solve the complex software defects found in Engineering Testing or in Customer deployments.

Customer and Quality champion – Review, provide comments and approve Functional specifications, Design and Test plans for high quality product and higher customer satisfaction.


Proven software development experience in in Ethernet Switching and IP Routing along with coding in C/C++ on Linux/RTOS in a multithreading and Multi Core environment.

Expertise in Ethernet/IP Switching and Routing technologies/products, with strong in-depth knowledge in some of following areas viz. IPv4/v6 Forwarding, Multicast Forwarding, ARP, ND, PIM, IGMP, MLD, OSPF, BGP, VRRP, BFD, GRE, Vxlan, SDN/Openflow, Spanning Tree Protocols, LACP, Link Aggregation, Vlan, MAC, RIB/FIB, QinQ, Network Security, DPI, 802.1x, Access Control List, IPsec/MACsec, Network Analytics, Forwarding Data Path and Control Path.

Education :

BS in Computer Science (or related areas) along with 12 years of experience or M.S. with 8 years of experience.

Why Ruckus a CommScope BU?

Our dynamic work environment attracts forward-thinking, hardworking, and caring people who strive to build what’s next. We provide our employees with opportunities where they can innovate and build, while growing and developing their careers. We thrive with change and know the value diversity plays in bringing forth new insights and generating better solutions.

It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.

Company Details

CommScope, Inc.

Hickory, North Carolina, United States