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Engineering Manager, Backend

Cisco Systems Inc.
Austin, TX 78701
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At Cisco Meraki, we know that technology can connect, empower, and drive us. Our mission is to simplify technology so our customers can focus on what's most meaningful to them: their students, patients, customers, and businesses. Were making IT and networking easier, faster, and smarter with technology that simply works!

ABOUT THE TEAM:

You will join as the leader of the Meraki Sensors Full Stack team. Meraki Sensors is a new and fast paced group that is expanding the simple and scalable Meraki approach to networking and applying it to sensing, monitoring and all things IoT. We are looking for a Leader who is hungry to have a key role in defining and implementing the future for our sensor products. You will direct a team of engineers, providing them technical mentorship as well as planning the teams roadmap. Your teams mission is to provide the best in class, enterprise grade IoT experience through a simple on boarding and a flexible data platform. For this you will work with product managers and other teams like the Meraki Cameras in order to provide a holistic IoT experience.

AS A MANAGER ON THE SENSORS TEAM YOU WILL FOCUS ON THE FOLLOWING:

Direct your team to design and build features for the Sensors product line.

Collaborate with our product management team to identify new features and scope out their specific needs.

Select and follow appropriate agile and other software development principles so your team consistently delivers high quality, working software.

Write performance reviews and encourage the professional growth of everyone on your team.

Identify gaps in your teams knowledge or ability to execute, and work with our recruiters to build out your team.

Be a part of the leadership of the larger Sensors team: weighing in on development priorities, projects going on across the team, etc.

YOU ARE AN IDEAL CANDIDATE IF YOU:

BS degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience.

6+ years of relevant work experience in system software development.

Interested in a leadership role because it allows you to work closely with others to help them achieve their best. Ideally you have at least a year of experience leading a team.

Expertise with web application, API development and backend services

Experience building rapidly growing systems that balance time to market, usability, reliability, and technical debt.

Disciplined approach to development, testing, and quality.

Excellent communication and presentation skills.

Ability to adapt to changing situations.

BONUS POINTS FOR:

Have experience with Big Data and visualizations and reporting at scale

Have experience with IoT products like sensors or other industrial monitoring tools


Meraki is headquartered in the Mission Bay area of San Francisco, with breathtaking views of the Bay Bridge and the Bay beyond. There are also locations in San Jose and Chicago. All locations offer a generous benefits package.


At Cisco Meraki, were challenging the status quo with the power of diversity, inclusion, and collaboration. When we connect different perspectives, we can imagine new possibilities, inspire innovation, and release the full potential of our people. Were building an employee experience that includes appreciation, belonging, growth, and purpose for everyone.


Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


Cisco requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated or have an approved religious or medical accommodation. Candidates accepting an offer must provide proof of vaccination status on their first day. If someone anticipates requesting an accommodation for this requirement, they must receive approval before the start date. All offers of employment are contingent upon complying with Ciscos vaccination policy.

U.S. Vaccination Requirements
Cisco requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated or have an approved religious or medical accommodation. Candidates accepting an offer must provide proof of vaccination status on their first day. If someone anticipates requesting an accommodation for this requirement, they must receive approval before the start date. Candidates receiving an offer will receive additional information about the accommodation process at the time of the offer. All offers of employment are contingent upon complying with Cisco's vaccination policy.
Posted: 2021-12-08 Expires: 2022-02-21
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