Makani Networks
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Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Location: San Francisco, CA, United States
Job Type: Full-Time

The world is experiencing explosive growth of digital content and unstructured data. The accelerating growth of user generated content, graphics intensive and enterprise applications, unified communications, and increased compliance requirements, combined with the increasing sizes of most file types is straining networked infrastructures worldwide. As a result, organizations are struggling to contain rising data delivery costs as well as operational expenses such as power, cooling and datacenter space.

A new solution is needed to optimize online content, reduce digital footprint, and accelerate real-time and business critical data.

Makani Networks is tooled up to pioneer the next-generation wide-area networked services. Join our team and contribute to this industry-changing effort!

Job Summary:
Makani is looking for experienced programmers who have a passion for creating innovative solutions through great thoughts, great designs and great code. You will be part of a high performance team that is working on an industry-leading Optimization appliance. If you have a track record that demonstrates your creativity and passion to innovate and you want to join a winning team, apply.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participate in various activities needed to enhance Makani’s Optimization appliance such as:
    • Writing Perl scripts to automate test reporting
    • Scope, design and implement robust components for Makaniís product offerings.
    • Enhance test infrastructure
    • Troubleshoot and fix bugs found in the product during testing
  • Contribute ideas to make the group more efficient, effective and successful.


  • Demonstrable expert with Perl scripting.
  • Demonstrable expert with C programming.
  • Experience with multiple operating systems (Linux, Unix, W2K-W2K3)
  • Preferred - Some optimization experience. NAS, SAN, Clustering, Replication, RAID, Backup / Restore strategies.
  • Preferred - Some knowledge of L2, L3 Networking (Routing, VLANs).
  • Preferred - Experience in various dev/test/release capacities.
  • BS in CS, EE or related field, plus four or more years applicable experience. MS preferred.

Travel required: none
Telecommute: no


Please submit an inquiry with your resume via email to

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