Cisco Senior Software Engineer in San Jose, California

Senior Software Engineer

  • Location: San Jose, California, US

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center

  • Job Id 1229131

What You'll Do:

Data Center Software Group seeks an experienced Engineer to join the Routing/Overlays team to help transform the industry by building scalable routing solutions for Fabric Topologies while using Yang data models to program and manage Cisco routers and switches. The team is made of a group of passionate routing and programmability developers with diversity of skill sets from routing protocol to GUI. Requires use of a strong background in SW design, documentation and implementation, on projects that may include any of the following list of responsibilities and skills.

Who You'll Work With:

The ideal candidate should possess the following attributes:

  • Work closely with other SW and HW Engineers to develop and support device programmability features

  • Design, and determine product direction

  • Represent your team with other Cisco departments, customers, and industry

  • Author product and project specifications

  • Partner with Management Team in defining and planning projects

  • Take a lead role in Cisco┬╣s Patent Program

  • Work with Cisco other technical leads and industry leads to understand customer needs, and devise solutions for, with respect to device manageability.

Who You Are:

  • Ability to solve complex problems involving multiple products.

  • Ability to effectively present technological concepts to a wide audience.

  • Ability to influence the development of industry wide standards.

  • Exercises good judgement determining how to best achieve technical objectives of assignment.

  • Creative problem solving skills and excellent troubleshooting/debugging skills

  • Excellent teamwork and people skills

  • Programming experience (C, C++ ), script languages (Perl, Python)

  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux

  • Experience working on embedded systems

  • Master's degree or BSC

  • 4+ years of experience in Computer Products Development

  • Experience with OS internals or virtualization software.

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.

We Are Cisco.

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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.