Staff Software Engineer, MAP at Calix in Petaluma, California

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Job Description:

An exciting opportunity for a rock star developer for micro-services based platform to enable services for the next generation of Wifi, IOT and voice assistant enabled platforms. You will work on products that will bring together cutting edge machine learning technologies to offer the best user experience by enabling best in class performance WIFI, securing devices and automating the home of tomorrow. We are working on exciting new architectures based on open source software, modern development tools, and agile development practices.

Our cloud solution enables the large-scale deployment of our next generation CPE devices. Our cloud solution can be deployed on any cloud or on premises.

At Calix, we are fundamentally altering the networking access space with radical new technologies in radical new products, catching the bandwidth wave of 10 gigabit speed to every home on the planet.

Are you ready for your next great challenge at Calix?


  • Develop microservices in Java, Javascript (nodejs), Scala, or Go that would interact with various DBs including RDMBS and NoSQL

  • Pick and apply appropriate open source SW to solve challenging use cases

  • Develop in agile environment, i.e. short iteration cycles with deliverables

  • Work in a team and deliver high quality software on schedule

  • Participate software design/code reviews and provide actionable feedback

  • Jump on to issue tickets, come up with a resolution, and apply it when necessary

  • Identify opportunities for improvement, and make it happen


  • 7+ years of software development

  • Excellent knowledge and experience of at least one or more programming languages in Java, Javascript (nodejs), Scala, or Go

  • Experience using DBs with a lot of traffic, including but not limited to: Postgres, Cassandra, and Redis

  • Practical understanding and usage of cloud services such as AWS, Azure, and GCP

  • Experience in container build and deployment such as Docker and Kubernetes

  • Experience in developing RESTful APIs

Nice to have:

  • Experience in open source SW such as Apache Spark, Storm, Kafka, Zookeeper, and more

  • Linux system knowledge

  • API management