1+ months

Senior Software Engineer

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113
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What You'll Do
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.
  
In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on the software development for NXOS (Nexus Operating System) & ACI (Application Centric Infrastructure) product lines and be a key part of Ciscos Data Center strategy. We are looking for candidates who strive in a fast-paced dynamic environment. You will be part of a dedicated team that has epitomized open communications, empowerment, innovation, teamwork and customer success.
  
Participate (in a senior lead role) 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:
  
Responsibilities
- Contribute to the development of a major 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.
- Champion new, improved design methodologies.
- Participate in Ciscos Patent Program.
  
Skills Required
- Ability to apply extensive experience as a networking protocol specialist. 
- Understands advanced architecture principles and design practices.
- Exercises good judgement determining how to best achieve technical objectives of assignment.
- Self-motivated and highly ambitious
- Creative problem-solving skills and excellent troubleshooting/debugging skills
- Strong written and verbal communication
- Excellent teamwork and people skills
- Ability to manage multiple tasks and work towards long-term goals
- Flexibility and openness to change
- Programming experience (C, C++ ), script languages (Perl, Python)
- Familiarity with Unix/Linux

- P4 programming experience
- Experience working on embedded systems
- Understanding of networking fundamentals and protocols (ex: TCP/IP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS)
 

BONUS POINTS FOR:

- Debugging experience in C/C++, GDB, memory tools

- (Useful but not essential) Experience using RTOS (ex: QNX, VxWorks)

- FPGA RTL experience

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
- BSC with 4+ years of experience in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related major - or - Master's Degree in one of the disciplines mentioned.

Who You'll Work With

An awesome team of friendly, smart and responsible engineers. With varying backgrounds in technical fields and experiences, but a singular focus on innovation and quality.

Why Cisco

#WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our talents to work as a team and make a difference powering an inclusive future for all.

We embrace digital, and help our customers implement change in their digital businesses. Some may think were old (36 years strong) and only about hardware, but were also a software company. And a security company. We even invented an intuitive network that adapts, predicts, learns and protects. No other company can do what we do you cant put us in a box!

But Digital Transformation is an empty buzz phrase without a culture that allows for innovation, creativity, and yes, even failure (if you learn from it.)

Day to day, we focus on the give and take. We give our best, give our egos a break, and give of ourselves (because giving back is built into our DNA.) We take accountability, bold steps, and take difference to heart. Because without diversity of thought and a dedication to equality for all, there is no moving forward.

So, you have colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Passion for technology and world changing? Be you, with us!

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Posted: 2020-12-18 Expires: 2021-04-18

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