Software Developer - Wireless Networking

Job description

Software Developer - Wireless Networking

ID #;             7O031521SDWN  

Location:      Ottawa, ON

Term:            Permanent

We are looking for a Software Developer that will create, design and implement a scalable wireless network simulator with realistic access points and clients to enable Cisco virtual or physical wireless controller products test in a virtual environment.

The ideal candidate would be able to do the following:

  • Implement wireless simulator infrastructure, software radio simulation, and wireless traffic generator with virtualization, & containerization.
  • Implement WPA supplicant instrumentation to support thousands of clients in a wireless simulator VM.
  • Implement various wireless feature test applications on the wireless simulator as a platform, including webauth, built-in traffic generator, client device classifier, penetration, wifi-6 assurance, and roaming.
  • Implement wireless simulator tool, and benchmarked CPU and memory to run virtual machines and containers on ESXi for optimizing the wireless simulation scalability.
  • Understands Linux wireless stack, and mac802.11 drivers.


  • Strong experience with Python, C , & Shell script
  • Experience with Networking; TCP/IP, wireless 802.11, Linux network routing, Linux networking internals
  • Basic Linux kernel driver concept
  • Proficiency with Container networking and network namespace
  • Practiced with network management
  • Skilled with ESXi and docker basic

Desired Skills:

  • Open source hostapd/wpa_supplicant/mac80211

Note 1: You MUST be legally entitled to work in Canada (i.e., possess Canadian Citizenship, Permanent Residency or Valid Work Permit)

Note 2: High Tech Genesis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Note 3: Accommodations are available upon request for all aspects of the hiring process.

Note 4: Please submit a MS Word version of your resume when applying for this position.