DevOps Engineer, 1207785

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Additional Location(s)
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Internet of Everything
  • Job Id
What You'll do

DevOps and Build/Release Engineer

The individual should be very comfortable with continuous integration concepts and tools. The individual is expected to participate in all aspects of the builds, integration, branching, merging, tools used and automation etc.

·     Create and maintain fully automated CI build processes for multiple Cisco products. 

·     Work closely with the development, operations, and test teams.

·     Write and maintain scripts for build, deployment, maintenance, policy enforcement and related tasks.
·     Debug and fix build, tool, infrastructure, and process issues.
·     Document processes and policies

Who You’ll work with

As a member of our CSG RelOps team, you will be responsible for builds and related operations for various OSes, fixes, enhancements, and completely new services to improve our processes.  This job truly aims at changing the way engineers at Cisco live, play, work and learn by modernizing the Software Development Experience at Cisco, so is a substantial role.

Who You're
Minimum Qualifications
·     5+ years’ experience after a B.S or M.S in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related field
·     Expertise in following scripting languages: Shell, Perl, Python, PHP, Javascript
·     Knowledge of C/SQL
·     Expertise in GNU make (gmake) and complex makefiles
·     Strong background and understanding of Unix & Linux
·     Solid understanding of source code control systems, branching, merging, releases, etc.
·     Experience in Git, GitHub / Gerrit / BitBucket a strong plus. Experience in other SCM tools such as Clearcase, Perforce, etc.
·     Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment tools such as Jenkins or equivalent, with build tools such as Maven, Gradle, ANT, repo management tools such as Nexus and Artifactory, cloud infrastructure such as AWS
·     Experience with automation/configuration management using either Chef, Salt, Puppet, or equivalent and with Containerization software such as Docker or Kubernetes is nice to have
·     Knowledge of Continuous Integration, Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
·     Very strong Perl knowledge/expertise required
·     Extensive experience in source code merging between various branches and branching strategies according to multiple related-development projects
·     Experience in embedded systems and cross compile toolchains for various hardware architectures
·     Strong data-structure/algorithm/Operating Systems understanding
·     Experience with Static Analysis tools such as Coverity a plus
·     Excel in customer-satisfaction
·     Excellent communication skills in written and verbal English. Effective communicator
·     Ability to work across multiple time zones and providing remote support for teams
·     Passionate about work, strong can-do positive attitude
·     Must be able to handle multiple tasks at once and work independently with minimal managerial oversight
·     Should be able to work well both in a team setting and in individual projects
Desired Skills
·     Knowledge of embedded developer workflows
·     Knowledge of build acceleration concepts
·     Knowledge implementing Continuous Integration and Delivery Model
·     Exposure to large scale software builds and integration
·     Proven record of working with cross functional teams facilitating efficient software build and delivery
·     Strong interpersonal skills and proven record of performance and ability to work independently as well as in a team

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 connect everything - people, process, data and things. We innovate everywhere to create fresh ideas and possibilities. We make a meaningful difference that will benefit everyone - our people, our customers and the world around us.

Our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. But our edge doesn't come from technology. It comes from our people. We're looking for the kind of people who take smart risks, thrive in diverse environments, inspire their colleagues, and are committed to having an impact on the world. Whether you create technology solutions that redefine business or build connections that strengthen the community, you can make it happen at Cisco!