Job description


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


Who we are:
Cisco is transforming the network with our new product, The Network. Intuitive. What’s that mean? Envision a network that can learn, adapt, detect threats before they happen and protect, just like the human brain. It works this way, because the unique human brains at Cisco innovated to make it happen! No other company has this technology because Cisco employees invented this technology.
We’re also dedicated to hiring a diverse group of people. Thus, we want to tell you up front that at first glance, we don’t want to know anything about you outside of your skillset - you’re you, it doesn't matter.
What does matter is your passion for technology. Can you code and demonstrate your engineering knowledge? When you apply for this job we will send you a link to enable you to show us your coding skills. We’ll engage with the best and brightest – and you’ll be you, with us. #WeAreCisco.
Who You’ll work with
This team impacts core technologies and solutions within a new line of products in Switching, Routing and Wireless. We put customers first, making business contributions in the Enterprise segment, but we also contribute within Cisco, as a talented team of engineers that work like we’re in a start-up. You’ll be connecting with industry engineering leaders and be on a team sharing the success and innovation.
Who you are
You are an engineer who has a solid understanding of Computer Networking solutions with coding experience. You're inquisitive. You're eager to learn new technologies and you love working in a dynamic environment while solving customer problems with creative solutions.
Roles and responsibilities
We have multiple positions in Software development here are some of the responsibilities:
Participate with other specialists involved in the development of software for Cisco products
Use your skill in software design, documentation and implementation
Actively participate with project teams to build major software releases including but not limited to:
Designing and delivering software for Cisco products
Influencing the design of interfaces between products to ensure interoperability
Developing large portions of software independently and to scale
Involve in software quality and sustenance for the software modules
Technical Skills
C programming, data structures and algorithms
Understanding a complete software development process. You should be able to move from requirements to a working product with minimal or no supervision
Knowledge of operating systems concepts. Linux Internals is a plus.
Understanding of one or more of LAN/WAN and Network layer protocols and technologies.
Soft skills
Pursuing problems of moderate scope involving multiple modules
Self-motivated and enthusiastic
Following established processes yet able to develop new processes
Communication (written and verbal,) team and people skills to share information and work effectively with team members.
Why Cisco:
#WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our 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 creating 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 make a difference, at work and in our communities.
Colorful hair? Don’t care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? That’s cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us!

About the company

At Cisco, transforming the way people work, live, play and learn also includes being a great place to work. For 17 years, we’ve been named a Fortune 100 Best Place to Work, one of a handful of companies included on the list since its inception. And, we are among 25 companies acknowledged as a world’s best multinational workplace.

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.

Learn why Cisco is a great place to work and what we offer you.

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