Software Engineer - Network

Software Engineer - Network


Coho's engineering team is smart, enthusiastic, highly qualified and motivated to change the datacenter from the ground up. The team is a great combination of PhDs and experienced, pragmatic, practical and productive engineers, who collaborate in a high-trust environment with the hardware and software resources available to do excellent work.

Joining Coho is an opportunity to experience first-hand the growth of a dynamic high-tech startup, to make your own contribution and see it ship in a highly sophisticated product to real customers.

What makes Coho a great place to work:

We have a fantastic, flexible workplace environment and we highly value our staff. Here are some of the advantages of working at Coho:

  • lexible working hours and the option to work from home. We’re focused on building a great product, not punching clocks.
  • reat Yaletown offices and company lunches hosted in our own space.
  • pportunities for professional growth and community engagement. We love to participate in conferences and host technical talks.
  • ou’ll get the choice of a brand new desktop or laptop when you start.
  • ur espresso machine is outstandingly good and we are fully committed to excellence in all variety of important beverage


  • Network design, implementation, test and optimization for high performance storage systems.
  • Software development.
  • Performance analysis.


  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP Networking and Distributed Systems fundamentals.
  • Strong C and Python programming skills and experience.
  • Linux and Git experience is a plus.
  • Development experience with high-performance TCP/IP networking stacks is an asset.
  • Experience with chipset-level APIs on modern Ethernet chips (Trident/Broadcom, Fulcrum/Intel) is a plus.
  • Hands-on knowledge of software defined networking and OpenFlow is a strong asset.
  • Open Source software development experience is also a plus.

How to Apply:

Strong applications will include a brief cover letter that tells us a little bit about your background, and what interests you in joining the team at Coho.

Date Posted:
Jul 8, 2015 9:10 AM PDT
Coho Data

Coho Data
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Led by a team of XenSource/Citrix virtualization and storage industry veterans, Coho Data is enabling businesses of all sizes to build their own high performance Amazon-style storage for their data. Inspired by the highly scalable, commodity-hardware based approaches of public clouds, the company is developing the first flash-tuned scale-out storage architecture designed for the private cloud... more