Senior Software Engineer

Cisco - San Jose, CA (30+ days ago)4.1


What You'll Do:

Core 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. The team is made of a group of passionate routing and programmability developers with diversity of skill sets from routing protocols 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.

What you’ll do:

* Work closely with other SW and HW Engineers to develop and support Routing/Overlay software

* 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 Cisco¹s 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:

The ideal candidate should possess the following attributes:
* 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

* MSCS/BSCS in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related major
* 4+ years of experience in Computer Products Development
* Experience with OS internals or virtualization software.

Why Cisco
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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.