Software Engineer - Container

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Additional Location(s)
    Pasadena, California
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center
  • Job Id

The developer will participate in architecture and design of various container networking scenarios, and ensure a timely execution of the components with high quality. The position will involve internal and external collaborations with Cisco networking and cloud infrastructure teams. This is a high visibility position in an area of fast-growing investment for Cisco and offers a terrific opportunity for technical and career growth.

Cisco container team is working on key strategic pieces to define the future of cloud computing. We are responsible for crafting, building and operating container networking solutions that build on Cisco s proven strengths in enterprise networking technologies. We are the strength behind Contiv (contiv. io) an open source approach to container networking that provides a flexible networking fabric with a rich policy model. At the core of Contiv is a solid SDN platform that coupled with the container platforms will deliver amazing agility, reliability and cost-effectiveness for our customers. We are working to improve the platform with future technologies such as VPP (fd. io).

          4+ years of professional software development experience preferably in a networking and/or distributed systems environment

          BS or MS or PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering

You will have expertise in one or more of the following areas:

          L2/L3 networking

          Switching and routing protocols (BGP/VLAN/VXLAN/TCP/UDP)

          SDN OpenFlow, OVS

          Container technology - Kubernetes and Docker




          Virtualization/container networking

          Computer network troubleshooting

          Systems programming experience

          Proven Design and Dev skills

          Experience with performance optimizations and/or debugging skills in distributed environments

          Experience shipping products or services

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