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Technical Leader, Software Engineering - Data Center

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113
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Cisco is the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate, and collaborate. Since 1984, Cisco has led in the innovation of IP-based networking technologies such as routing, switching, security, unified communications, video, and wireless. Our responsible business practices help ensure business sustainability and environmentally conscious operations and products.

What You'll Do

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on the software development for NXOS product lines and be a key part of Ciscos Data Center strategy. We are looking for someone like you who strives in a fast-paced dynamic environment. You will be part of a dedicated team that has epitomized open communications, empowerment, innovation, collaboration and customer success.

Participate on a project team of engineers involved in development of software for Cisco products. Requires use of a strong background in SW design, documentation and implementation, on projects that may include any of the following list of responsibilities:

Who You'll Work With

  • You will chip in to the development of a SW release, including building the software, coordinating with other departments.
  • Design and deliver software features.
  • Demonstrate a high degree of originality and innovation in defining solutions.
  • Significantly influences the design of interfaces between products to ensure interoperability.
  • Develop large portions of software independently and rapidly.
  • You will cultivate new, improved design methodologies.
  • Participate in Ciscos Patent Program.

Who You Are

  • You have the ability to apply extensive experience as a networking protocol specialist.
  • You understand advanced architecture principles and design practices. Exercises good judgement determining how to best achieve technical objectives of assignment.
  • You are Self-motivated and highly ambitious. Creative problem-solving skills and excellent troubleshooting/debugging skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication. Excellent partnership and people skills.
  • Ability to lead multiple tasks and work towards long-term goals.
  • Programming experience (C, C++ ), script languages (Perl, Python).
  • Familiarity with RTOS (Ex: Linux) and experience working on embedded systems.
  • Understanding of networking fundamentals and protocols (ex: TCP/IP, Overlay VXLAN ).
  • You have Layer 2, Layer3 and overlay forwarding technologies.
  • You have desirable experience in design and developing with PTP (precision time protocol).

Educational background

  • You have a masters degree or BSC with 10+ years of experience in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related degree.

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.

Colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us! #WeAreCisco

Posted: 2019-09-23 Expires: 2020-02-22

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