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Leader, Technical Systems Engineering

Cisco Systems Inc.
Carolina Shores, NC 28467
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Who We Are 


Todays challenging business environment is more than that its a period of disruption between the pandemic, global business change and internal process complexity. For us to focus on simplicity and the best customer experience, we need great talent and the right skillsets to be successful. This is now a mantra for our Cisco leadership team and for us.  


The Digital Enterprise Solutions team is changing the way we run Ciscos operations by maximizing the power of technology, the best of business processes and superior data insights. Together, we will Reimagine the Cisco experience. Show the world how to Reinvent applications and leverage the future of the Internet to Showcase the power of Cisco: our people, products, processes, systems, and data. Please join us and make this journey together! 


What You'll Do 


We at Cisco IT are undergoing a major initiative sought at business transformation and 

agility through digitization and software centric approach. As part of infrastructure 

organization, we play a meaningful role in this transformation and are responsible for 

providing and supporting a state-of-art, scalable, reliable, resilient, and secure data 

platform to our clients to support their business needs. In your role as a technical 

leader, your responsibilities will include: 

Define and implement operational roadmap and processes to perform the day1 and 

day2 operations. 

Define key operational and security metrics for the service and report the same to 


Initiate and lead programs that are ambitious to the service/organization. 

Lead programs and initiatives to ensure security and lifecycle compliance across the 


Lead a highly skilled and diverse team with varying levels of experience. 

Perpetual focus on Service optimization. 

Vendor optimization, software service negotiations with vendors. 


The major area of work for the team involves management and support for database 

platforms, ERP applications, fusion middleware, data replication/integration, and 

security operations among other things. You will also be collaborating with other cross 

functional teams to create a software roadmap aimed towards automation of 

routine/repetitive operational tasks and developing automated self-service tools for 



Who You'll Work With 


As part of the Digital Enterprise Solutions team, you will work with various cross-functional groups such as product management, other development teams, QA, and documentation in order to meet client demands. Our team works in a fast paced, agile environment working towards creating and visualizing software services. Youll be a part of a team with other highly motivated individuals who are looking to participate in automation processes and other technical advances. 


Who You Are 


We are looking for an experienced, talented, and tech-savvy leader for our database engineering team that is passionate about customers, data, replication, and data stores of all kinds. You will lead the team to the next level with your experience and expertise in defining/practicing industry standards around database technologies and focused on one or more of the following areas: Operational activities, 

security/compliance, and software development. 

We are also looking for a leader who is motivated to collaborate with other members of the team and guide the team through the process of the automation roadmap. For this position, you will need to have a fair amount of experience in working with database technologies and adjacent application ecosystem. Knowledge of software development will be a plus. A bachelors degree in Computer Science, a related field, or 10+ years of relative work experience would be ideal for the position. 


Minimum Qualifications: 

  • 10+ years of overall experience in the following areas: Relational and non-relational 

  • Database technologies (Oracle, Mongo, Cassandra etc), Oracle EBiz Application suite, Replication technologies such as GoldenGate  

  • 5+ years of experience in leading small to medium sized teams  

  • Experience in Service assurance and Operations  

  • Strong background in managing database operations including security and lifecycle compliance  

  • Participate in technical discussions and provide inputs for improvements and innovation 


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Software design, and application development skills would be a plus  

  • Knowledge of cloud technologies and architecture, Operating databases on public cloud along with migration experience would be preferred  


Behavioral Competencies: 

  • Innovative and Inspiring leadership qualities  

  • Forward-looking attitude that keeps you aware of the latest in database and replication technologies  

  • Adopt creative approach to complex problems Possess and promote a sense of ownership that drives quality in everything you do 

Posted: 2022-06-08 Expires: 2022-08-20
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