Software Engineer

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
    Professional
  • Technology Interest
    AI or Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Analytics, Cloud and Data Center, Collaboration, Video, Internet of Everything, Networking, Security, Service Provider, Software Development, Testing, Wireless, Mobility
  • Job Id
    1223207
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What You'll Do
Cisco is funding a small, agile, product development team to innovate and build a new product offering in the SDN controller space. The team will operate in an agile development model to rapidly bring a new product offering to market, reacting very quickly to initial customer feedback and market needs. Over time as customer adoption increases, the platform will be further utilized as the basis for many network applications.

Who You'll Work With
Cisco is looking to hire a Software Engineer to contribute to the team and team culture, the product, and the process to bring it to market. He/she must have experience in building new software offerings with agility and urgency.

Who You Are
Responsibilities:

* Be part of a team of engineers involved in the development and testing of software for our next generation campus networking architecture.

* Design & Develop large portions of software independently and rapidly.

* Strong ability and desire to learn new tools as required is an absolute must.

 * Take ownership of a complex software module and deliver it with innovative functionality, world-class scale, performance, and quality.


* Participate in design and architectural sessions showcasing your own designs as well as learning from other senior members of the team.


* Operate in an Agile methodology with an eye toward robust and disciplined software development.

* Contribute to functional specifications. Write portions of product spec and help seek clarity where it doesn't exists.

* This team will move forward with the most modern and appropriate technologies for the task at hand.

Minimum Qualifications:

* 4-6 years of software development experience using Java.

* Experience in or passion for building a PaaS solution using Kubernetes, Docker, Glusterfs, etc.

* Strong understating of OOA & D, design patterns and SOA architectures and horizontal scalability tenets.

* Expert in use of standard SCM tools (Git) and CI/CD (Jenkins / Maven, etc) process.

* Strong motivation to innovate and improve customer and product experience.

* Strong problem solving and software development / troubleshooting skills. Ability to "think in code" and discuss ideas and algorithms is a must.

* Follows development best practices like TDD, code reviews and owns automated tests to ensure quality.

* Past experience working in an Agile / Scrum environment.

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!

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