1+ months

Sr. Software Engineer

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113
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We are

We are a company that helps seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the unconnected. An integral part of our DNA is creating long-lasting customer partnerships, working together to identify our customers' needs and provide solutions that fuel their success. We have preserved this keen focus on solving business challenges since our founding. Today we are the #1 Networking company in the world with 50+ Billion-dollar revenue, 74k+ employees, 70k channel partners, 300+ global sites doing business in 165+ countries. We hold 17K+ patents.

Cisco technology solves, creates, inspires, heals, and secures to help build your bridge to possible. We have products in Networking space, Security and Collaboration space and we operate in Enterprise, IOT, Service providers and Data Center market segments.

What we have for you

  • Be a part of Cisco's journey for revolutionized Enterprise Networking, transforming the way you connect people with technology
  • Great opportunity to chip in to world class Enterprise Networking products such as Catalyst9000 switches, wireless LAN controllers, Enterprise Edge routers, Security, DNA Controller etc.
  • Opportunity to Implement and Innovate in path breaking technologies with more emphasis on usage/contribution to Open Source Technologies
  • Work on highly scalable systems infrastructure software, Open Source, YOCTO, SE-Linux, Kernel community and large networking/protocols Software Code - IOS
  • A Bunch of motivated individuals that help each other to do remarkable things every day
  • A team consisting of active Open Source contributors and learners who use open source technologies to solve complex issues and plan ahead roadmap for future technologies.
  • And together, we deliver world-class solutions that transform the way the world uses technology.

What You have for us

  • You are self-educating and self-motivated through curiosity, a passion for exploring code and building system software for networking products.
  • You have 10-12+ years of Networking proven industry experience as system software developer
  • Excellent expertise on Open Source technologies, YOCTO build system, Kernel, device drivers, Linux Distros etc. Kernel and FOSS Community working knowledge will be huge plus. Experience as Open Source maintainer/contributor will be huge plus. Able to lead multi-functional projects.
  • Need to have deep understanding on Linux architecture memory management, multi-threading, scheduling etc. Must have worked on Kernel Security (KSPP), Bootloader security and CVE Management
  • Must have worked with some of SoC architectures ARM, x86, PPC/MIPS and HW board bring up with HW/Diagnostics tools. Worked with SoC vendors to incorporate their distro for HW board bring up and be able to debug with HW teams.
  • Ability to use JTAG type debuggers (PHY, MAC, SoCs), working with HW board designers, board bring up will be a huge plus
  • You are comfortable with using Compilers, Linkers and YOCTO community tools. You are familiar with different source code tools - Git, Gerrit. You have very good understanding of networking concepts and protocols like TCP/IP & HTTP. Good ability to use open source software for development and debugging system level issues
  • Youll collaborate with a fun and close-knit agile team to architect, implement, test and continuously deliver new features and products to our customers.
  • You hold a BS or MS degree in Computer Science OR equivalent

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.

Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.



Cisco Covid-19 Vaccination Policy
The health and safety of Cisco's employees, customers, and partners is a top priority. Our goal is to protect and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 infection for strong business resiliency during the pandemic. Therefore, Cisco requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in the U.S., unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law, and in countries where COVID-19 vaccination is legally required. The company will consider legally required accommodations/exceptions for medical, religious, and other reasons as per the requirements of the role and in accordance with applicable law. Additional information will be provided to candidates about the requirements and accommodation process at the offer time based on region.


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Posted: 2022-04-08 Expires: 2022-06-08

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