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Senior Software Engineer - 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

We are looking for hardworking, driven Devops Engineers to join our team. Our engineers are pioneers in cloud collaboration infrastructure, transforming teamwork and unified communications into high performance, scalable platforms and services that are the envy of our competitors. You will be responsible for building, maintaining, and ensuring operational excellence on our high performance global network.

We have a fast-paced, exciting environment, as you would expect from a company at the forefront of technical innovation; with endless opportunities to develop your coding, automation, networking and virtualization skills, liaise with other business units within Cisco, and feed your thirst for knowledge.

Who You Will Work With

As a Devops engineer, you will be responsible for the overall day to day operations of leading our cloud collaboration service including monitoring, incident resolution, problem management, configuration and change management, security management and monitoring, capacity planning, availability management, and routine update of services. This person will help develop processes to manage operations, assist in technical standards development, assist in development, help define key metrics and indicators to monitor system health, etc.

We provide an environment for innovation and self-development:

  • Agile process that helps, not hinders - we help you make things happen.
  • Change is constant; we are always investing in cutting edge, brand new technology and software.
  • Personal development is encouraged; free time? Find a mentor, learn something new, and expand your knowledge into new technologies or business areas.

Who You Are

  • You are effective monitoring, provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of an AWS based SaaS.
  • You will participate in our agile project teams on the build of major software releases and well as systems administration.
  • Automation of monitoring tasks.
  • You will deal with and triaging support queries escalated by customers.
  • Drive improvements into the product based on ease of trouble-shooting, monitoring, assurance, etc.
  • Develops tools, scripts, or processes as appropriate.
  • Build and watch a continuous integration/continuous deployment environment
  • You have experience of working in large deployment environments and running cloud operations at scale.
  • Strong knowledge and experience of Linux systems administration (Preferably CentOS).
  • You have experience with configuration management and automation tools (Puppet/Ansible), and experience with Git/Spinnaker/Jenkins.
  • Strong scripting and coding skills.
  • Experience with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment.
  • Experience with Openstack or EC2 or other virtualization technologies.
  • Experience with containers (Kubernetes/Docker).
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills; experience of troubleshooting using packet collects and root cause analysis; experience in analyzing and leading large amounts of data.
  • You have prior employment within a web hosting, internet service provider or Software as a Service company.
  • Prior involvement in delivering customer support or in providing operations.
  • Strong communications skills to all management levels.

Desired Skills

  • Experience and good understanding of networking, including TCP and DNS and have the ability to build on and use open-source tools/projects.
  • Experience in real-time traffic processing (firewalls, port forwarding, etc.)
  • You have experience with basic database queries and understanding of security technologies.
  • Ability to collaborate and have open communication across functional borders.
  • Minimum of 5-8 years industry experience with relevant degree.
  • Experience of having worked with Agile teams in a DevOps model.
  • Shown ability and desire to innovate.
  • Clear record of achievement and a willingness to work hard and preserve to make things happen.
  • Attention to detail and proactive can-do approach to all aspects of the system.
  • Ability to take ownership of an issue and work to tight timeframes as necessary.

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



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Posted: 2019-08-26 Expires: 2019-12-25

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