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Software Engineer-Cloud

Samsung Semiconductor, Inc.
Irvine, CA 92602
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Samsung Semiconductor Inc. (SSI) is advancing the worlds technology. As a leader in Memory, System, LSI and LCD technologies, our US teams contribute to breakthroughs in 5G, SOC, memory and display. By seeking the diverse perspectives of our counterparts around the world, we collaborate to make a global impact. We are looking for team members who share our commitment to learning and growth as well as our desire to build personal connections along the way.

SSI is headquartered in the heart of Silicon Valley and is a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.- the #1 employer in the world (Forbes, Oct 2020) and top patent-holder in the U.S. Want to advance the worlds technology with us?


Job Title: Software Engineer-Cloud

Req ID: 40067

Location: Irvine, CA


Technical professionals are defined by what they create. Samsung has the risk taking corporate culture, strategic R&D investments and global know-how to imagine, develop and market products that lead the industry. Samsungs Memory Systems Lab (locations in San Jose, Irvine, and San Diego) is currently recruiting world-class engineers who share our Innovation through passion philosophy and thrive in a fast-pace, results-driven environment. Ready to re-imagine yourself? Imagine who you can become at Samsung.


  • Design and develop software for cloud-hosted storage system
  • Work within a team of other experienced developers
  • Communicate designs, tradeoffs, and issues clearly and concisely
  • Take ownership and collaborate with others to drive software quality and performance


  • BS/MS Computer Science
  • 5 + years of experience required
  • Practical experience developing scalable, distributed, cloud-hosted applications
  • Expert programming skills with C++11 (or later) for Linux applications
  • Expert understanding of computer science fundamentals
  • Strong software engineering skills with efficient, maintainable and testable code
  • Deep understanding of multi-threaded application design, programming and debugging
  • Experience investigating tradeoffs to identify performance bottlenecks and develop related optimizations
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of a small team with limited oversight
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills

Additionally, we look for the following universal qualities in all candidates:

  • Resourceful Achiever: self-driven and proactive, you apply logic and reason to effectively solve problems and manage risks.
  • Avid Learner: you eagerly take on new challenges and seek out opportunities to grow and stretch
  • Passionate Owner: you are energized by your work, taking ownership and delivering results without ego
  • Committed Collaborator: with a positive attitude and commitment to get to the best result, you welcome ideas from others and drive processes forward in an inclusive manner


  • Experience developing datacenter or enterprise storage software
  • Experience developing for Microsoft Azure
  • Knowledge of file system internals (e.g. ext4, btrfs, f2fs)
  • Understanding of ceph, rocksdb, mongodb, or aerospike
  • Experience with gcc, git, jira, confluence
  • Experience developing with open source libraries, such as folly, boost or Intel TBB



Samsung Semiconductor Inc (SSI), an equal opportunity employer, is a world leader in Memory, System LSI, and LCD technologies. Headquartered in San Jose, California, SSI is a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.- one of the largest semiconductor manufacturer in the world and the industry's volume and technology leader in DRAM, NAND Flash, SSDs, mobile DRAM and graphics memory. It is one of the largest providers of system logic, imaging and LED lighting solutions, as well as providing advanced process design and manufacturing for fabless companies. Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. also has a research and innovation center with numerous labs providing product design and research in: logic, memory, image sensors, displays and mobile technologies. In addition, the company supports Samsung Display Company, the largest producer of LCD and OLED displays. SSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is SSIs policy to comply with all applicable national, state and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and equal opportunity, and hiring decisions are made accordingly.

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