Careers

At Volta we are especially interested in bright and curious engineers with broad experience in software development, Linux, cloud, APIs and IP networking that enjoy creating disruptive products using open technologies. If you do not have experience but you are extremely good at coding, we would like to hear from you too.

Please check our open positions below and submit your CV to careers@voltanet.io.  Principals only please – we do not accept submissions from recruiters.

Volta is a startup headquartered in Boston with engineering office in Barcelona founded and funded by networking veterans. This is a rare opportunity to work in beautiful sunny Barcelona while still being part of the US startup ecosystem with global impact. And working remotely is definitely a possibility, too.

Volta is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate based on gender, identity, race or religion, and encourages diversity in its workforce. Please click here to learn more about our team, culture and values!

 

API and Cloud Engineer – Python, Cloud, APIs, DevOps

We are looking for bright engineers that enjoy python, APIs and cloud architectures, and meet the following requirements:

  • Experience creating, developing and maintaining REST APIs across multiple versions
  • Experience developing applications in Python
  • Experience with container orchestration frameworks such as Mesos/Marathon (DC/OS) and Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of distributed systems using microservices architectures
  • Ability to understand architectures with multiple layers of abstraction
  • Experience with cloud services providers such as AWS, Azure, Google Cloud
  • Solid understanding of agile methodology, issue and version control, CI and CD systems
  •  Knowledge and experience on NFV and SDN is a plus
  •  Knowledge and experience on C, C++ and Golang is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience with configuration and provisioning technologies such as Chef and Ansible is a plus

The candidate should have an engineer’s degree in computer science, telecommunications, physics, math or equivalent work experience. An MS or PhD in any of the fields above will be strongly valued.

 

Control Plane Engineer – C/C++, routing protocols

We are looking for bright engineers that enjoy system programming, IP networking and distributed systems and meet the following requirements:

  • Experience with C/C++ system level development in Linux environments
  • Knowledge and experience with IP routing and switching protocols such as BGP, OSPF, IS-IS, MLPS, L2VPN, L3VPN, EVPN, VxLAN
  • Knowledge and experience designing, implementing, running, scaling and troubleshooting distributed systems
  • Knowledge and experience with networking algorithms and data structures
  • Ability to understand networking architectures with multiple layers of abstraction
  • Solid understanding of agile methodology, issue and version control, CI and CD systems

The candidate should have an engineer’s degree in computer science, telecommunications, physics, math or equivalent work experience. An MS or PhD in computer networks or distributed systems will be strongly valued.

Data Plane Engineer – C/C++, network devices

We are looking for bright engineers that enjoy systems level programming, network devices and distributed systems and meet the following requirements:

  • Strong experience with C/C++ system level development in Linux environments
  • Solid understanding of IP networks and network switching devices
  • Solid understanding of agile methodology, issue and version control, CI and CD systems
  • Knowledge and experience in forwarding device programming with ASIC/NPU data planes and SW data planes such as VPP, DPDK, OVS is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience developing drivers in network switching devices, using SDKs from Broadcom, Mellanox, Cavium, Barefoot, etc. is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience with kernel and systems level programming is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience with IP routing and switching protocols such as BGP, OSPF, IS-IS, MLPS, L2VPN, L3VPN, EVPN, VxLAN is a plus

The candidate should have an engineer’s degree in computer science, telecommunications, physics, math or equivalent work experience. An MS or PhD in any of the fields above will be strongly valued.

 

Test Automation Engineer – Python,  IP networks, DevOps

We are looking for bright engineers that enjoy automating both network operations and software tests and meet the following requirements:

  • Experience automating user acceptance and/or end to end tests
  • Knowledge and experience with CI and CD tools and technologies (e.g. Jenkins, gitlab-CI)
  • Knowledge and experience configuring and managing network devices such as Cisco and Juniper routers
  • Interoperability testing with devices running IOS, JunOS, and other network OSs
  • Knowledge and experience using Python APIs
  • Knowledge and experience on NFV and SDN is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience with configuration and provisioning technologies such as Chef and Ansible is a plus

The candidate should have an engineer’s degree in computer science, telecommunications, physics, math or equivalent work experience. Graduates from Spanish FP with knowledge in network systems and programming are encouraged to apply

Interns

We are always looking for excellent students interested in working in any of the areas above. Do not hesitate to send us your CV and academic record!