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Senior Software Engineer

Cisco Systems Inc.
Milpitas, CA 95035
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What You'll Do

As a Customer Experience & Deployment group engineer, you will collaborate with talented, dynamic, passionate, and diverse team members who support the high-end Cisco Service Provider customers to resolve highly complex technical issues and automate their solutions. You will be part of team that champions new methodologies and creates and tests scalable software solutions & build automation framework that interact with widely deployed Internet products, thereby touching an endless number of users worldwide. You will provide technical support to high-profile Cisco customers. Working with state of the art technologies, XR platforms and solutions will also be part of your job.

You will be responsible to:

* Design, automate, Configure & troubleshoot customer use cases based on IOS-XR based ASR9K, NCS6K, NCS5500, NCS5000, NCS5500, 8000 platforms

* Design and develop state of the art test framework and tools to support test execution environment. 

* Develop Web based GUIs to use analytics and Machine learning to intelligently display and analyze execution results

* Execute test cases manually and through automation, raise, track, prioritize, and verify defects and fixes
* Pro-actively seek to make continuous improvements to Test coverage, execution and automation. Optimize performance and dimensioning of configurations.
* Reproduce customer issues in internal tests lab as requested by customer support team

* Generate Test execution reports and technical whitepapers

* Collaborate with teams across geographies in multiple continents. 

Who You'll Work with

As a senior member of this team, you will work with a tight-knit, highly skilled team that demonstrates an aptitude and appetite for learning new technologies, evidenced by the ability to expand upon core knowledge. Our engineers are passionate about what they do and go above and beyond to assist not just the customer, but also their teammates and peers. Work hard, play harder is the motto of the team. The team is a good mix of engineers with varying years of experience (from 3 years all the way to 20+years) in Cisco technologies and solutions, and each-and-every-one of them bring phenomenal value to the table. Our team has global presence located in US, India, Canada and Europe centers.

In addition to working with a team of seasoned Networking professionals on day to day basis, you will also get to socialize with other groups, such as Product Management, Marketing, Sales, Customer Support, Advanced Services and Customer Team.


Who You Are

You have passion to test & automate SP solution and use cases to ensure smooth deployment for SP customers. You enjoy troubleshooting issues for Service Provider (SP) customers. You also have experience deploying and troubleshooting in SP technologies and especially XR platforms. Network design and/or deployment experience is also a big plus.

Minimum qualifications

* You own a Bachelors in a technical field (CS/EE preferred)

* You have at least 10+ years of Software Quality assurance experience in network automation and, protocol testing and experience supporting Service provider customers

* You have a Cisco Routing & Switching/Service Provider/Data-Center background

* Strong desire to learn with an ability to tackle complex problems creatively.

* You have knowledge and configuration/troubleshooting experience in Protocols : ISIS/OSPF, BGP, L2/L3 VPN, SR, EVPN, IPv6, MPLS-LDP/RSVP-TE, Multicast, SNMP, Telemetry

* You are knowledgeable in Cisco XR/XE platforms/forwarding architecture and networking technologies,

* You have strong network automation skills using python and good hands on experience automating features on networking devices & traffic generators 

* you have good Knowledge in network automation tools like Ansible, Jenkins, Robot framework & Cisco NSO.

* You have expert level experience in any of CentOS, Redhat, Ubuntu Linux and expertise on Bash/Unix Shell Scripting

* Excellent multi-tasking, written & verbal communication, and organizational skills

* Must be result-oriented and have a high degree of accountability, commitment and responsibility


Desired qualifications

* You possess a CCIE (Routing & Switching / Service Provider / Data Center)

* You have extensive hands-on experience on the following platforms: ASR9K, NCS5500, NCS5000, NCS540/NCS560, NCS6K, CRS

* Exposure to Web Automation technologies (Angular, Javascript, React, HTML, CSS) and DB Management.

* Experience in OpenFlow, Netconf & REST API

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

* We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

* We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.

* We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

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Posted: 2020-04-17 Expires: 2020-06-04
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