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Senior Technical Leader- UI - SDWAN

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

The Senior Front-End Engineer role is mission critical to helping build (strategy, research, design, innovate, implement, maintain, optimize) a UI/UX/QA practice for enterprise networking business front-ends. You will have the ability to define a vision and strategy for the future of user experience for Cisco clients that encourages the organization to achieve that vision.

Contributing with a team of UI developers and testing experts, this is a role that will challenge you to help lead the team's workload and to participate in it. Working hand-in-hand with the product and engineering teams, you are responsible for identifying and crafting solutions which serve Cisco clients' needs, goals and requirements for a seamless experience.

You will be responsible for creating and delivering a Cisco signature experience for clients.

Key responsibilities:

  • Work closely with a team of Product Managers and Designers (UI/UX) to design and implement an intuitive, cohesive and seamless user experience across SDWAN products.
  • Collaborate with Product Management to influence product strategy and roadmap.
  • Work with the Engineering team to ensure technical business needs are met while maintaining a strong focus on the user experience.
  • Distill complex problems and propose simple, elegant solutions.
  • Build a signature experience for Cisco software and solutions that are aligned to the Company's brand values.

Who You'll Work With

The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it is transforming customers' businesses worldwide. Cisco is the pioneer of networking and has been since the early days of connectivity. Today, Cisco is building teams that are rapidly growing technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security, IT and big data spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected.

The Enterprise Products and Solutions Organization at Cisco is responsible for $34B in annual revenue and the strategy, solutions and products that come along with the management and growth of that revenue. This team works across Cisco's product and technology development groups and partners to create solutions that ultimately hold supreme value for the customers. From their core business of routing, wireless and switching to our new technologies in Software Defined Networking (SDN), Connected Mobile Experience (CMX) and the Internet of Everything (IoE) - there is not an enterprise customer segment Cisco doesn't touch in some significant way. Cisco's range of customers is vast and widefrom global tech behemoths to worldwide manufacturers to local small businesses and everything in between.

Who You Are

Experience and Technical Skills

  • 5+ years developing UI for rich, interactive, consumer or enterprise web applications.
  • 5+ years of JavaScript experience, including concepts like asynchronous programming, closures, types, ES6 and TypeScript. Experience with Angular is essential. Knowledge AngularJS is a bonus.
  • 5+ years of HTML/CSS experience, including concepts like layout, specificity, cross browser compatibility, and accessibility
  • 5+ years experience with browser APIs and optimizing front end performance
  • Expertise in defining and implementing user experience guidelines; demonstrated experience with industry/platform standards.
  • Experience in conceptual development and rapid creative prototyping as well as tactical UI design and implementation.
  • Project management experience; experience with various design methodologies and processes including Agile development.
  • Experience with Angular and related technologies RxJS, NgRx or other state management, etc.
  • Experience with Material Design, Bootstrap, etc.

Professional and Personal Attributes

  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Proven ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Superior strategic thinking, influence and leadership skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Independent and ambitious.


  • BS/MS in Computer Science, User Experience, Human Computer Interaction, Information Science or Digital Design.

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.

We Are Cisco.

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. 




Posted: 2019-09-20 Expires: 2020-02-17

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