ENGINEER.II.SOFTWARE

  • Location:
    Bangalore, Karnataka, India
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
    Professional
  • Technology Interest
    Networking
  • Job Id
    1207865
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Software Engineer - Platform Forwarding
Bangalore, India

Who You'll Work With:
Cisco IOS-XR software is a modular and fully distributed network operating system that powers Cisco's cutting-edge routing/switching systems like the CRS-1/3, ASR9000 and NCS6000 in service provider networks. The IOS-XR group is building the next generation Cisco L2/L3 switch that will transform the Web/OTT and SP datacenter space.

Who You Are:
* 2+ years of work experience in embedded software development.
* Good understanding of IP/MPLS packet forwarding concepts.
* Hands on experience developing L2/L3 or MPLS forwarding infrastructure or features for a router/switch.
* Proficient in "C" and multithread programming.
* Bachelors degree in CS/EE/CE or technical equivalent.

Pluses:
* Experience developing user mode device drivers or platform resource management (tcam, iptables) software in multithreaded environment.
* Hands on experience using traffic generators, ICE debugging
* Experience with Python, Perl or shell scripting.

What You'll Do:
* Design and develop platform infrastructure software modules for the web router.
* Develop automated tests in Python/C for hardware diagnostics and forwarding software validation.
* Conduct and participate in peer code/design reviews.
* Deliver detailed functional and design specifications of the software.
* Work closely with the platform hardware team in defining the programming interfaces into the hardware, diagnostics, design verification and board bringup.

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!