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Calix Careers

We at Calix wake up every day and think about one thing – the best way to connect the device-enabled subscriber and the cloud-enhanced Internet of Everything. It’s a noble cause, and one that we share with a finite group of communications service providers (CSPs) around the world whose networks and software define the broadband experience of subscribers everywhere. As the leading provider of innovative communications software, systems, and services to these CSPs, our role is to provide the vision, the insights, and the solutions to enable them to be the service provider of choice to their subscribers.

This formula has worked. As Calix Software Defined Access and Calix Cloud innovations and value-added services enable our customers to transform their businesses and be the winning CSPs of tomorrow, they reward us with double-digit growth and extraordinary loyalty. It’s a virtuous cycle, and as a half-billion dollar start-up, it’s one that is just getting started.


Director, Marketing

“Calix has enabled me to grow in my career, both by learning and by new career directions.  I started as a product manager, worked in international sales and am now in marketing all while learning new roles, technologies and experiencing new cultures. If you’re willing to challenge yourself, Calix is a great place to work."

Photo: Almaty, Kazahkstan



Cloud Solutions Specialist

“Working in the Cloud Solutions team at Calix allows me to be part of a key growth engine of the company.  I enjoy contributing to our growth on an individual and team level.  I appreciate the chance to travel, work with skilled colleagues around the world and promoting Calix wherever we can.  I assess that few companies could offer similar opportunities to have such an impact.”

Photo: Mitad del Mundo, Ecuador 


Senior Manager, Technical Assistance Center

"Calix' culture of confronting problems and collaborating cross-functionally fosters a productive and engaging team environment. Success and recognition at Calix has always been shared across the team making accomplishing goals that much more satisfying. Calix encourages all of its employees to perpetuate improvements and persistently push the evolution of the company."

Photo: Berkeley, CA

Petaluma Headquarters

Petaluma is located an hour north of San Francisco in beautiful Sonoma County, Ca; which is best known for the world-class restaurants and wineries. Our headquarters is where it all started, and hosts over 300 employees. Multiple functions report from this office, including TAC, Administration, Marketing, Engineering, R&D, Finance, and more. 

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San Jose

Where some of the largest names in technology are headquartered, Silicon Valley attracts people from all over the world with the capability to live and work in the valley. Calix San Jose office is conveniently located in the heart of Silicon Valley, and has over 10 restaurants and 2 hotels within walking distance of the office. Located only 20 minutes from San Jose Airport, and 30 minutes from Stanford University makes this office an active part of what is known as Silicon Valley.

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Santa Barbara

Calix hardware engineering is based out of the Santa Barbara location. This facility is located in Goleta, at the base of the Santa Ynez Mountains in the northern tip of Santa Barbara. Goleta has established itself as a base for leading providers of technology and aerospace.

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The Calix Minneapolis office is located in Plymouth, a suburb 15 minutes west of the heart of the city. Founded in 1855, Plymouth became a statutory city in 1974. This facility primarily hosts hardware and software engineering groups for the Compass and Premises products.

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Located in Richardson, which is about 20 miles north from the heart of Dallas. The center of our TAC and customer support organization, the Dallas office continues to grow.  With a state of the art lab for testing new products and Calix Compatible Partner products, who align well within the Calix ecosphere.

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Calix China Development Center is located in Nanjing which was a capital city of six dynasties, and now a modern city full of hi-tech companies endowing Nanjing with affluent talents, vigor, and opportunities. It has convenient transportation, radiating in all directions by linkage to the airport, high-speed railway station and subways. 

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Calix Benefits

Calix offers a competitive benefits and compensation plan.  From health, dental, and life insurance to an Employee Stock Purchase Plan for employees, our goal is to help support our team members with life at and away from work.

US Benefits

Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage

Calix provides a variety of coverage plans to fit you and your family’s needs in protecting your health.

Flexible Spending Account

Flexible spending account helps you save on important health and dependent day care expenses by using pre-tax dollars as a smart, simple way to save money and you and your family healthy and protected.

Employee Assistance Program

Our Employee Assistance Program provides confidential, professional counseling to assist you in times of need.

Life and Work Balance

Calix offers generous paid vacation time, sick leave, and holidays. It is important to us for all employees to take time off to relax, recharge, and make memories with your loved ones.

Other Benefits

  • 401 (k) savings with generous company match
  • Legal and identity protection
  • Monthly subsidy for health club membership
  • Onsite Biometric Screenings and Health Risk Assessments
  • Health Coaching
  • Activity Tracker Discount
  • Financial Wellness Seminars
  • Onsite Flu Shots

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We are hiring and would love to have you join our team.

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Calix is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Calix is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Calix does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.