Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Bangalore


What You'll Do?
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) and Firepower Threat Defense (FTD) are flagship products from the Security Business Group (SBG). ASA integrates award-winning Firewall services into a high-performance appliance. FTD is market leading Next-Generation IPS solution providing deep packet inspection capabilities integrating a lot L4-L7 security functions required by Enterprises and Service Providers. Though we take outstanding pride in being the market leader for a long time, we are constantly innovating and improving our solutions to suit the changing needs of our customers. The team works on leading edge security and threat mitigation solutions that are all-star, scalable and easily manageable for these product lines. We collaborate with other groups within Cisco to interoperate with their products and build solution architectures.
You will see the challenge of redefining the role and characteristics of the firewall in a cloud computing environment where all services and vital resources are virtualized. Internet applications, protocols and services are ever-changing as are the threats they face. Most meaningful applications such as unified communications are used across the internet and are ever vulnerable to charges. The next generation of firewalls has to be both applications and user-identity aware. These state of the art technologies enable the product lines to have transparency & vsibility and control on who is doing what. The source of a packet stream is no longer a cryptic and evasive IP address, but a verified user.
Who You'll Work With?
You will work with the dynamic team.
Currently, the FTD team in India is looking for hardworking and motivated individuals who can work effectively in a team-oriented environment, and chip into the development and testing of our next-generation Firewall/IPS solutions.
You will work closely with developers and marketing teams at different stages such as product definition
Drive/collaborate with other technical leaders/software engineers on system/functional design,
Architect and Develop Automated Test Cases for NGFW Features.
Mentor and lead junior developers in both onshore and offshore locations.
Work closely with a multi-functional team to design & test new features & fellow developers.
Who You Are?
You should meet these requirements.
Strong Networking and protocol knowledge.
Confirmed experience in Firewalls and Network Security
Programming skills in Python
3+ years of Test/QA Experience on L2-L7 Networking/Security domain
Linux Containers
Experience with one or more of the following:
Protocol Inspection Engines
Any L2 to L7 protocol
Identity/Active Directory/Radius/LDAP
Distributed Computing
Classification Engines
Crafting a management plane with outstanding configuration and reporting capabilities
Building security policy framework
Why Cisco
At Cisco, each person brings their different talents to work as a team and make a difference.
Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.
We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.
We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status 

About the company

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We’re proud of this recognition because it means, at Cisco, you will enjoy working flexibly, using our own market-leading collaboration technology to drive innovation; taking advantage of numerous health and wellness resources; pursuing exciting career opportunities, and participating in programs to help your local communities or fulfill philanthropic interests. And, you’ll be doing all of this while being part of a global team that is making a positive difference in the world.

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