24 days old

Site Reliability Engineer

Cisco Systems Inc.
Carolina Shores, NC 28467

SRE Devops Engineer


Its an exciting time to be a part of Cisco ITs Infrastructure and Container Servies. Our team is responsible to build and operate on-premise clouds on Cisco ACI Software Defined Network in a DevSecOps model.  We are enabling Cloud Native Infrastructure within Cisco


Who You Are

You are a success driven Site Reliability Engineer with proven leadership skills and who has a passion for enterprise cloud infrastructure automation and DevOps frameworks. You have a proven track record of designing, developing and managing cloud infrastructure Ops code using open source technologies.


What youll do

Site Reliability Engineers are responsible and take ownership for reliability, scalability, automation, and other issues related to uptime and availability of our on-premise cloud. You will need to have strong skills in following areas.

Design, write and build tools to improve the reliability, availability and scalability of our Openstack/VMWare/Openshift clouds.

Augment existing instrumentation to build a cohesive picture of the characteristics of our systems with special attention to points of failure.

Design and develop improvements, focused on resilience, to our production systems to achieve and surpass SLOs

Help improve our operational practices to minimize service disruptions

Work with our Service Assurance team to modernize and improve our monitoring and alerting stack.

Design new tools to monitor and smart alerts that help discover failures or issues before our customers.

Work with engineers to identify root cause and fix issues

 Influence, design and create new architectures, standards and methods for large-scale enterprise systems.

Maintain services once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health.


Who you will work with

We are a DevOps team inside Cisco IT building the next generation cloud platform that will be leveraged by all of Cisco as we move to cloud native applications.  This is a small team of highly motivated individuals leveraging Agile scrum. We move at a fast pace and are passionate about cloud and automation. Giving back and contributing to the Opensource projects we leverage is encouraged. Where there is not a tool or project to deliver what we need we develop it.  We have a history of building clouds at a large scale and are looking for someone with just as much passion about cloud as we have.

Technical Expertise:

Experience with tools like Elasticsearch, Logstash, Nagios, Grafana, Graphite, InfluxDB, StatsD, and CollectD

Experience with building and maintaining Redhat or Centos Linux

Experience with configuration automation using Ansible

Experience with public cloud like AWS, GCP, or Azure

Experience with on-premise cloud technologies using VMware or Openstack

Experience with container technologies like Openshift, Kubernetes, and Docker

Software development lifecycle including design, development, testing, packaging, deployment, upgrade and support. 

Experience with software development tools like Git, Gerrit, Spinnaker, and Jenkins

Python, Go, or similar programming experience.
QA and testing experience of your code and the entire platform.

Understanding of security including OS hardening, firewalls, iptables, and working with Infosec
Understanding of network basics like routers and switches


Non-Technical Requirements:

Leadership in building and maintaining SRE technologies
Agile software development practices
Working with geographically distributed teams
Understand IT processes, including: architecture, design, implementation, and operations
Opensource development experience
Self-motivated, able and willing to help where help is needed
Able to build relationships, be culturally sensitive, have goal alignment, have learning agility

Typically requires BS/BA and 10+ yrs of relevant experience.

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



Posted: 2020-11-09 Expires: 2020-12-09

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Cisco Systems Inc.
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