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Software Engineer

Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Job Code
Software Engineer

Software Engineer

  • Location:
    Ecublens, Vaud, Switzerland
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Big Data, Analytics, Cloud and Data Center, Internet of Everything, Security, Service Provider, Wireless, Mobility
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What You'll Do

Cisco delivers technology and products for connecting people, places and things, from unified collaboration through data, voice and video to sensor networks, big data, communications carriers and cloud computing. Key characteristics of these technologies include aspects such as quality of service, security, mobility, signaling, session control, transport and manageability. 
The Cisco Core Software Group (CSG) is focused on delivering world class software components that operates on our wide range of switches and routers. 

Cisco is seeking a software engineer for the R&D team who will be responsible for defining, architecting, implementing, testing and supporting these types of features on network operating systems running on routers and switches. In particular, we are looking for expertise in software layers for wireless solutions.

* Design, document and specify modules and related functional and unit specifications 
* Deliver code, unit-test software modules and feature test 
* Integrate module with other features and support on multiple platforms 
* Test on simulated and real hardware in typical customer scenarios as well as stress and scale scenarios 
* Contribute to the automation of unit, integration, feature and system level testing 
* Maintain quality of the software; fix defects and regression test the fixes on available re-leases
* Plan, design, operate and improve continuous integration and automated testing systems; write, deliver and maintain tests for the toolset

Who You'll Work With

The Wireless Technology group develops the Next Generation Wireless Network Solution. Cisco is a leader in WI-FI market share, and we continue to innovate and add new types of Wi-Fi solutions and services. Cisco has invested heavily on making Wi-Fi work seamlessly across Cisco products. Your work will provide platforms for customer solution innovation and productivity.

Who You Are

* University degree in computer science, electrical engineering or equivalent
* Software development skills in C and Python
* Good knowledge of computer networks
* Understanding of wireless protocols and systems in particular 802.11 family; expertise in implementing and deploying large scale Wi-Fi systems a plus
* Team player able to work with globally distributed teams with ability to communicate to all levels of users 
* Proven problem-solving skills. Adaptable, proactive and willing to take ownership
* Strong commitment to quality, architecture and documentation, in addition to a strong will and ability to solve problems, to adapt, and to take initiative 
* Flexible and self-motivated with a strong desire to learn 
* Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks at the same time 
* Fluent in English; French would be an asset 

Desired Skills
We are looking for candidates with a passion for networking and who are motivated by working in a challenging and innovative environment.

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. 


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