Software Engineer

  • Location:
    Bangalore, Karnataka, India
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

What You'll Do
The successful candidate will participate on project teams defining and developing innovative new products based on Cisco technology.

Who You'll Work With
DNA is an open and extensible, software-driven network architecture that is designed to rapidly deliver services that enable IT to innovate faster, reduce costs and complexity, lower risk, and comply with regulatory requirements. Digitization is fueled by key technology trends: mobility, IoT, cloud, and analytics. Only the network brings all these elements together to allow organizations to reach their full digital potential. Customers looking to digitize their business will need to evolve to an adaptive network that operates at digital speed. 
Cisco has re-imagined our network architecture to become open, software-driven and service-centric through programmability, service extensibility and virtualization.

Who You Are
Develop, enhance, verify and sustain SDN based management software for complex internet working products as a key member of a cross-functional team.
Perform design trade-off analysis, write software specifications, code, integrate and test new software and hardware, complete product release, and provide field support.

Interface with Business Development, External Partners, Hardware Engineering, QA Test and Release Operations throughout the development cycle.


  • Hands on experience in testing (preferably networking products) with Python scripting (automation) and manual testing. End to End Software testing and automation using Agile Methodology.
  • Writing test plans, manual testing followed by automating the test cases and integrating the automated test cases in regression suite.
  • Strong Python scripting & Java programming skills and familiarity with large software development projects.
  • Exposure and experience with Continuous Integration & Continuous Development (CI/CD) using tools such as Jenkins / Bit bucket / Gerrit, maintaining and running regression suites, etc.
  • Knowledge of or demonstrated experience with NMS/EMS/SDN,
  • Desired to have working knowledge in networking (esp Routing protocols such as OSPF, EIGRP, OSPF, VPN technologies, Hub-Spoke Topology, etc)

Additional skills preferred:

  • Some of the key areas of expertise in addition to Networking domain is platform/System Areas such as * Motivated self-starter with good communication and organizational skills, with demonstrated ability to develop and deliver superior products in a cross-functional team environment under aggressive schedules

Experience & Education: BE/ B.Tech/ME/ M. Tech with 5-8 years of Industry experience. 

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.

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!