Software Team lead for a globally market leading network company.
Napatech is looking for a SW Team lead to join our exciting journey, developing state-of-the art network offload solutions running on Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs). Designing and developing robust and high performant software for accelerated and offloaded features in FPGA on Napatech SmartNIC’s and implementing support for features in kernel, user space driver (3GD), DPDK and OVS.
The SW team consist of 16 highly skilled inhouse individuals and two teams of external developers, working closely together with our HW, FPGA and SYSTEST departments as well as our product architects in an agile Kanban driven project development team.
As SW Team lead you will lead a group of SW developers, secure estimates and resource allocation for development projects and help ensure good SW processes and KPIs across the entire SW department. You will participate in planning and executing SW projects together with System- and SW architects, project managers and other members of R&D. You will also be involved in internal SW group improvement initiatives.
- Leading a team of SW developers.
- SW development process, design patterns and KPIs.
- Task breakdown and estimation.
- Routine in Agile development process.
- Linux software development.
- Development of high-performance software solutions.
- C, C++ and Object-oriented design.
Furthermore, it would be great if you have experience with one or more of:
- Transformation of complex conceptual ideas (e.g. loosely specified customer use cases) into simple software designs.
- Understanding of Data communication, e.g. protocols TCP, IP, Ethernet.
- Insight into/experience with open-source communities.
- Virtualization Technologies.
Who are Napatech
Napatech is the world leading provider of FPGA based SmartNIC solutions used for optimizing performance and improving security in the network infrastructure we all rely on, such as the Internet and 5G mobile networks. Napatech solutions are used by market leading OEM’s in telecom, enterprise and finance sectors as well as by some of the biggest cloud and social media providers in the world.
New fast-growing markets like IoT, 5G and Cloud where solutions are offered “virtualized” and “as-a- service” have positioned software and FPGA as key elements in a new compute platform becoming the defacto standard in the industry. Napatech’s software/FPGA platform as well as our daring ambitions have paved the way for Napatech to be a dominant player in these growing markets.
We imagine you have an educational background as M. Sc. EE or similar and have insight into network technology (Ethernet, TCP/IP) and servers at system level as well as Linux at OS level.
More about Napatech
Napatech is a Danish company with an international profile. Napatech was established in 2003 and listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange in 2013. The company is headquartered in Denmark (Soeborg) with regional sales- and support offices in US and China. Napatech employs more than 80 people, 50 of whom are employed in the R&D department in Denmark (Soeborg).
The customer portfolio includes more than 100 large international companies in industries such as Cloud and Data Centers, Telecom, Financial Services, Cyber Security and Network Management. A portfolio that has secured Napatech a growing market position with an industry recognized brand, and above all a very successful business.
Napatech's business is served by in-house developed high performance SmartNIC solutions. SmartNICs bring value to customers by offloading workloads from processing by expensive and power-hungry server CPUs to efficient and less power-hungry processing in FPGAs. SmartNICs are deployed in most of the data communication networks we all rely on in our daily life such as the Internet and most Data Center and telecom networks.
Napatech’s SmartNIC technology platform is based on advanced in-house developed HW, SW and FPGA IP created by our ambitious and skilled R&D engineers in close co-operation with international technology providers such as Xilinx and Intel.
In Napatech we take pride in the things we do and ensure we make the investments needed to run a professional R&D organization in a leading industry. We provide room for professional and personal growth. A good sense of humor is highly appreciated.
Are you interested?
Contact Marle from iHeadHunt, who is responsible for this recruitment on +358 503361636 or apply immediately. We regularly invite candidates for interview.