CenturyLink SR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER in BROOMFIELD, Colorado
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com/ is the second largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience, CenturyLink strives to be the world’s best networking company by solving customers’ increased demand for reliable and secure connections. The company also serves as its customers’ trusted partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that help protect their business.
Be a part of the team that is responsible for the architecture, analysis, design, and development of Content Delivery Network software. Work on high-performance distributed systems deployed on a massive scale unmatched in almost any corporate computing environment. Responsibilities include design and implementation of code within the system. Development is primarily in event-driven style of C language on Linux, as well as other languages.
Designs and codes automated unit and system tests using adopted frameworks
Reviews peers' designs and code
Understands system compionents and how they fit into a complex distributed system
Documents and effectively communicates about the work, and implements in a reliable, accurate, and performant way
Works within a team under the guidance of more senior developers when appropriate, based on project structure
Works with stakeholders in Architecture and Engineering teams to ensure requirements and designs meet expectations
Participates in a fast-moving agile planning environment, including planning and estimating work
Bachelor's degree or higher in CS or similar field, with 3+ years professional experience, or 2+ years with a Master's Degree
Extensive hands-on experience in the development of scalable and secure distributed systems based on high-performance software
Strength in fundamental principles of Computer Science
Proven ability to work in pure C in a high-performance concurrent event-driven model on Linux or similar system
Good understanding of HTTP family protocols
Outstanding initiative, self-motivation and drive; excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to estimate, plan, prioritize and multitask
Ideal candidate will also have:
Experience in internals of web server, proxy, or similar code
Ability to work in (one or more of) C++, Python, Perl, Lua, and Go
Deep knowledge of HTTP family protocols including http2, QUIC
Understanding of SSL/TLS
Experience tracing and tuning TCP/IP
Bachelors or Equivalent
Masters or Equivalent
Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield
Requisition # : 212640
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