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Senior Software Developer Engineer (AMRD2029) 10/11/2017

Fortinet Sunnyvale, CA

Sunnyvale, CA
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Full Time
Job Type
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree


Organization Overview
Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) protects the most valuable assets of some of the largest enterprise, service provider and government organizations across the globe. The company's fast, secure and global cyber security solutions provide broad, high-performance protection against dynamic security threats while simplifying the IT infrastructure. They are strengthened by the industry's highest level of threat research, intelligence and analytics. Unlike pure-play network security providers, Fortinet can solve organizations' most important security challenges, whether in networked, application or mobile environments - be it virtualized/cloud or physical. More than 310,000 customers worldwide, including some of the largest and most complex organizations, trust Fortinet to protect their brands. Learn more at, the Fortinet Blog or FortiGuard Labs



California [CA]

United States [US]

Senior Software Developer Engineer (AMRD2029)

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Job Status
Full Time Regular

Functional Area

Position Overview
Fortinet is looking for a Senior Software Developer Engineer with strong networking and system design experience to join our team. This is a great opportunity to immerse yourself in all phases of the software development cycle to reach new product launches and feature development for our Enterprise Wireless solutions. This position offers a large scope of experience and direct involvement with complex and innovative technology. In addition, you will be working alongside a close-knit team of experienced software, hardware and ASIC developers.

Job Responsibilities

* Develop Secured Enterprise Wireless products and features

* Linux kernel/driver development of popular Wifi chipsets

* Wifi security protocol implementation

* Experiment solutions based on new research or techniques

* Take part in requirement discussions and scope of work estimates

Job Requirements

* Extensive C programming skill

* Strong networking protocols and system design knowledge

* Passion and talent on Linux Kernel and application development

* Deep understanding of TCP/IP network protocols

* Highly motivated, positive, detail oriented and responsible

* Good team player and good communication skills

* Networking/embedded system experience

* 802.11, 802.1x and Enterprise Wireless solution experience is plus

Education Requirement
B.S. in EE/CS or M.S. in EE/CS with Minimum 3 years of experience

Accommodation: If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact Fortinet, Inc at (408) 235-7700 of for assistance.

EEO: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.