System SW Architect

Yokneam, IL

Job Description / Skills Required


Mellanox Technologies is seeking creative and skilled software architects for exciting positions in the SW CTO office. The CTO office team focuses on providing the world’s most advanced solutions for the modern data center: High Performance Computing, WEB 2.0, Storage, Big Data, Cloud, SW Defined Network, Network Function Virtualization and more. In addition, team members represent the company in the various standard bodies including IETF, IEEE, IBTA and forums like ONF and OCP.
System SW architect drives the requirements for board management including BSP, BIOS, board management algorithms, initialization procedures, CPU benchmarks, MAC allocations and security features. The responsibility is both in-bound, providing definitions for the system SW group and outbound, collaborating with ODMs and OEMs around platform management standards such as IPMI, and Redfish. The position requires representing the company in conferences such as OCP and actively participating in open source initiatives such as Open Network Linux and


The switch SW architecture team is in charge of driving technologies from the standard bodies arena (IEEE, IETF, ETSI, ONF, OCP and many others) and from end customers engagements into the development cycle. The focus of the group is both inbound and out bound, providing both internal system specs and external white papers, RFCs, patents and conference lectures and BOFs.

B.Sc with distinction in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
– 5+ years experience in embedded SW development
– M.Sc/PhD – advantage
– Prior knowledge and experience in Linux kernel drivers, BSP, HW design, CPU architecture – advantage