20 days old

Senior Security Software Engineer

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113

The Business Entity

We are a part of Emerging Technologies and Incubation Group passionate about identifying breakthrough emerging solutions that build new markets and businesses for Cisco. We incubate these new opportunities in partnership with our business groups, partners and other startups. The team also continues progress through Ciscos meaningful work with Standards bodies and manages research partnerships with leading-edge Universities.


What You'll Do

We are looking for a passionate hands-on Sr Security Software Engineer to join us on the sprint that takes us from prototype to Product. You will be an integral part of the Bodyguard team, joining us at the earliest stage of the journey and responsible for designing, developing and testing new features for a completely new product. The right candidate thrives in multifaceted environments and can be counted on when the going gets tough. The ideal candidate is also a great communicator with terrific follow-through who can optimize on workflow and/or document changes concisely. This role is critical to the daily acquisition of customers and their retention.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work in an agile development environment, participating in code and architecture reviews and guide the team on security and secure development
  • Perform threat analysis and trust modeling, and validate system and protocol design and development
  • Define solutions, provide estimates on effort and risk, and evaluate technical feasibility
  • Develop and implement the end to end security architecture and cryptographic systems for the Bodyguard project
  • Design and develop mission-critical Bodyguard software systems, using secure software development practices and code analysis tools
  • Ensure that the final product will pass FEDRAMP plus and FIPS 140-2 Certification requirements

Our minimum requirements for this role:

  • A MS degree in Computer Science / Mathematics or equivalent work experience in a field utilizing the same subject matter
  • Position requires a minimum of 8 years of experience in Software Security, preferably including experience designing and implementing security architecture in cloud computing, embedded or mobile environment
  • Programming experience in Go, REST APIs
  • Shown theoretical and development experience on:
                  - Analysis and Threat modeling of distributed systems
                  - OAuth
                  - TLS
                  - Certificate Management
                  - Symmetric/asymmetric encryption
                  - Digital signatures
                  - JWTs, Message digests.


Our Desired Skills are:

  • Ability to think and operate as a team player
  • Extremely strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Able to learn sophisticated technologies quickly, work in a fast-paced, team-driven environment
  • Must be able to multi-task, handle details and keep sight of overall objectives
  • Identity management experience
  • Security Practices for mobile devices and applications (++)
  • Experience in Mobile Development (+)

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: 2020-06-15 Expires: 2020-07-29

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