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Principal Software Engineer

Date: Oct 7, 2021

Location: Richardson, TX, US, 75082

Company: Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc.

Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc., is a trusted partner to a broad spectrum of customers across all industries, enabling them to realize the maximum value from their communications networks. We are a market-leading U.S.-based manufacturer of network equipment and a top U.S. patent holder in optical networking. Our solutions combine the best wireline, wireless, and software technology with extensive multivendor services expertise to deliver custom, end-to-end network integration and management solutions. For more information, please see, connect with us on LinkedIn at, and follow us on Twitter @FujitsuFNC.


Fujitsu is a leading information and communication technology (ICT) company, headquartered in Japan, offering a full range of technology products, solutions, and services. Approximately 132,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers.


We are a corporate culture that places great value on the pursuit of new possibilities previously unimagined and brings them to fruition has been the foundation of the Fujitsu’s success since its inception.  In an increasingly competitive world, in which the pace of change continues to accelerate, Fujitsu must strive for continuous innovation. Each and every employee will rise to the challenge of creating new value amid changes in the management environment, technology, society and the marketplace. With a spirit of challenge, we are committed to the continuous creation of new value.  Fujitsu wants innovators like you!

We are seeking a Principle Software Engineer with minimum 10 years of experience to join the Network Systems Software activities of Embedded Software Development organization in Richardson, Texas.


Job Description: The Principle Software Engineer will be assigned to a program primarily within the Network Systems Software organization to fill the role to help creation and development of the next generation Fujitsu System Software Architecture. The selected candidate should have a good foundation in C++/Python, extensive experience working in a LINUX development environment, hands on knowledge of Containers and DevOps principals for software delivery.


  • Function as embedded software architect to take embedded software to next generation where software is decoupled, modularized and can be running on cloud or on the native hardware. This role is to provide focus from DevOps side on how such architecture can be achieved.
  • Responsible for doing hands on proof of concepts to realize such architecture. Shall be specifying, designing and developing ways to build, brings up and test such software. Able to specify and create the CICD infrastructure for it. 
  • Apply the understanding of operations (Ops) details such as what it takes to make a database become Highly Available (HA) and making sure we have an enterprise quality backup solution for CICD pipeline.
  • Specify the process to integrate wide variety of applications from various sources. Also contribute to development of utilities need for such process
  • Contribute to organizations quality standards and processes for development, including authoring requirement specifications, design documentations, writing code and unit tests which provide a high percentage of code overage; participating in code peer reviews, conducting design reviews, generating test plans to ensure maximum stability and quality of code, and creating automation to ensure 100% automated tests coverage
  • Work with multi-discipline as well as Geo diverse teams in the creation of technical work product

Required Skills:

  • 10+ years of software design and development experience in C/C++ and Python in a LINUX or UNIX environment
  • 4+ years of experience in software and DevOps CI CD architecture creation/development. On the pulse with the state of art industry trend on SW architecture, tools, DevOps CICD processes and methodologies, Forward looking, has the big picture as well as the ability to dive deepest into details when needed
  • 4+ years of leadership experience (technical lead)
  • 4+ years of recent working knowledge of Bitbake
  • Expertise in Linux kernel and recent skills related to deploying and supporting Linux distros and open source applications is a plus. One who is keeping  up with the Linux changes over the releases.
  • Recent working experience with distribute and highly available database and application.
  • Experience using source control tools (Bitbucket/Git) associated with defect/issue (JIRA) tools
  • Experience developing and deploying distributed cloud-based applications. Hands on knowledge of containers, Kubernetes
  • Experience using Atlassian toolsets; 
  • Experience with automated testing, build automation, Warrior, Robots, pytest, googletest, Jenkins, Confluence
  • Strong problem-solving ability. Self-motivated, Able to work independently with very little supervision
  • Desire to work and thrive in a team environment. Able to mentor, coach and influence to the entire global team; possess strong work ethics and is a continual positive pillar in the organization
  • Effective and crisp communication, able to articulate difficult technical issues with simplicity to suit variance scales of audience.

At Fujitsu, one of our corporate principles is "We respect human rights." This principle underpins our corporate and individual activities and guides the actions of every Fujitsu Group member. We embrace diversity and equal opportunity. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.  By empowering people, we can unleash our collective strengths to create a better experience for our employees, our customers, and our partners.


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