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Software Engineer - Wireless QA

Cisco Systems Inc.
Milpitas, CA 95035
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What You'll Do

You're an extremely motivated Software Engineer and passionate about learning and giving to the team and the business with "can do" attitude. You'll participate on a project team of engineers involved in the development of software for our next generation Wireless controller; design review, test planning and execution on new software and features for the Wireless Network.

Day to day activities will involve building new features, understanding features in a driven product and proposing solutions that work for our platform, review functional and design specifications, write test plan, execute test, helping for other software engineers in the team, helping documentation team with the configuration aspects of your feature.

Who You'll Work With

The Wireless Networking Group (WNG) is the industry leader in enterprise WLAN with a proven track record in building innovative wireless solutions. We are looking for passionate and dedicated Embedded Linux savvy programmers to form the core of a new team delivering service provide features for a key segment of wireless customers.

Do you enjoy orchestrating innovation through personal initiative? Would it excite you to join a highly motivated best of breed engineering team who is redefining and refreshing the software portfolio for Cisco's Wireless access points? Would you like to challenge yourself in driving a key technology transition in the Wireless Industry while working the market leader? Would you cherish to develop code using the most modern development methods using a test driven development focus? Can you demonstrate the ability to develop software with a system-level focus while understanding the impact of every component, work with minimal direction, collaborate with a multi-functional team and uses technical knowledge and project management experience to accomplish the goals?

Who You Are

You possess a strong design/programming ethic. Knowledge of automation language in Python is a plus. You are dedicated to quality, ensure and give to a higher standard of quality than usual in the face of time to market pressures. You have in-depth experience in crafting networking systems with L2, L3 and multicast background and possess the aptitude to multi-task in fast-paced environment. You are good with writing automation script and have a thorough understanding of Linux and network resource management.

You are an excellent Python programmer and possess strong analytical and logical solving skills. You have experience with CPU/Memory Management/IO and Virtualization technologies and a strong expertise of the network protocol stack, including L2 switching and IP Routing, TCP/IP.

Desired Skills:

  • Self-motivated, strong sense of ownership, good teammate
  • Capable of owning large portions of the software from a technical perspective
  • Balance multiple tasks at once and work independently with minimal managerial mentorship
  • Prior experience in customer deployment
  • Strong interpersonal, communication skills and team building skills
  • Open to continuous learning and committed to ongoing self-improvement
  • Initiate and participate in interpersonal efforts to improve overall group efficiency and test efficiency and chip in on overall test strategies
  • Wireless background is a huge plus; Knowledge of 802.11 standard

Minimum Requirements for this role:

  • BS/MS in computer systems, software and architecture and 3+ years of related work experience
  • At least 3 years of embedded system test experience
  • Ability to work across departments and with other teams
  • Strong security and networking concepts
  • Strong skills in Python/Perl scripting are preferred

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Who We Are

#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: 2021-02-10 Expires: 2021-05-12

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