Principal Networking Applications Engineer

  • Badu Networks
  • Irvine, CA, USA
  • Jun 18, 2020

Job Description

Badu Networks is an early stage software startup specializing in optimizing TCP over wireless networks. Headquartered in Irvine California, we are rapidly growing and building out our engineering organization. Badu Networks is helping to make the Internet of Things possible by maximizing the full bandwidth use. We’re looking for smart people who are 1) interested in working with smart people, 2) impact something relevant to everyone today—wireless, and 3) have fun doing it. The Applications Engineer will be the technical lead for all Networking products including physical and virtual proxy servers. Key responsibilities would be to handle all technical aspects of customer support during the sales cycle. Responsibilities Understands the hardware aspects and architecture of the products thoroughly Troubleshooting hardware problems. Be able to replicate customer issues in the lab using test equipment Answers customer questions in a timely manner Be able to do customer demos, setup evaluation boards in customer labs Present road maps and technology related presentations to the customer Provide feedback to marketing for making future products better and align them with customer needs Provide feedback to engineering team for improving documentation and championing customer needs Work with Sales Account Manager to increase demand for Badu Networks products Track customer program’s progress with account manager Experience 10+ years experience with networking products in a customer facing position BS in EE, CS, or computer science required. Strong verbal and written communication skills a must. Team player, independent, self-starter, adaptable to rapidly to changing market requirements, with prioritization skills. Be able to build strong relationships with customers. Skills Debugging of wired and wireless networks Routing Packet analysis and capture: Wireshark, libcap, tcpdump Strong understanding of networking protocols: TCP/IP, UDP, IEEE802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Strong experience with Linux VMWare virtualization products is a plus Networking test equipment experience: TCL, Python, C/C++ Location Irvine, California Percent of travel required: Up to 25%