Senior Manager, Software Architecture



Software Engineering, IT
Santa Clara, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, December 12, 2023

NVIDIA is looking for a Switch Software Architect to lead the shaping of future data centers and networks. You will lead in defining the future of our switch operating system and open-source projects. Switch Software Architects represent NVIDIA in open-source projects, conferences, and standard bodies.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Own the architecture of switch operating systems, define their long-term vision and path to get there.

  • Identify and evaluate new technologies, innovations, and differentiators for NVIDIA solutions.

  • Lead and guide architects to design networking and routing capabilities on NVIDIA switches.

  • Outbound work includes customer engagements, publishing white papers, blogs, RFCs, and conference lectures/BOFs.

  • Help define a strategic vision for NVIDIA networking together with adjacent software and hardware architects.

What We Need To See:

  • B.Sc/M.Sc. Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering (or equivalent experience).

  • 12+ overall years of proven experience in software architecture and management roles

  • 4+ years of management experience

  • Expert level knowledge in Ethernet/IP technologies.

  • Experience in defining cloud data-center network design.

  • Proven record to stay ahead of technology envelope, dabble into new technologies to develop practical applications and generate innovative ideas.

  • Clear verbal and written communication with consistent record to build consensus within a large organization

Ways To Stand Out From The Crowd:

  • Demonstrated ability to develop networking appliance software.

  • Experienced with data-center design and technologies.

With competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, we are widely considered to be one of the technology world’s most desirable employers. We have some of the most forward-thinking and hardworking people in the world working for us and, due to unprecedented growth, our exclusive engineering teams are rapidly growing. If you're a creative and autonomous engineer with a real passion for technology, we want to hear from you.

The base salary range is 268,000 USD - 460,000 USD. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.

You will also be eligible for equity and benefits. NVIDIA accepts applications on an ongoing basis.

NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.