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Embedded Software Engineer - IP Networking

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Date: Sep 19, 2021

Location: Gurgaon, HR, IN, 122002

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 48037


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.



Corning Wireless is looking to hire software engineers to contribute to the IP networking and Platform layer of SCOS, our flagship radio access networking (RAN) software product. The Platform and IP networking layer creates the foundation for other software teams to create value-added wireless features. It also establishes a secure foundation for the product.

We are looking for software professionals with experience in IP networking on Linux, either control plane or data plane experience as well as Platform software engineers.


Embedded Software Engineer – IP Networking


Job Description

Corning Wireless is seeking a senior (early to mid-career) software developer who will be responsible for developing IP network software for our wireless products. Your responsibilities will include design and development of new features and support for existing platforms.


Responsibilities will include

  • Develop control and data plane networking software for IPv4, IPv6, IPSec, IKEv2, QoS
  • Develop software for PKI, X509, certificate management
  • Work with QA to help ensure a high-quality product
  • Multithreaded IPC using TCP/UDP sockets


Requirements for this position include

  • 5 to 10 years of experience with IP, IPv6 and IPSec, VLANs, ACLs
  • Experience working on either IP control plane/IP data plane, or IPsec/PKI/Secure-boot
  • Excellent hands-on Linux experience
  • Experience with C and C++ language programming
  • Experience with scripting languages
  • Ability to debug networking software issue using appropriate tools
  • Ability to design, document, and implement software features in embedded networking products.
  • Proactive problem solver with attention to detail and methodical approach to software engineering. 
  • Must be driven, extremely result oriented, and capable of delivering quality products.


Bonus Skills

Expertise/experience in one or more of these areas:  

  • DPDK
  • Digital certificate management - CMPv2
  • Cyber-security