Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work


This position requires onsite work at restricted federal government facilities and as a result, U.S. CITIZENSHIP IS A REQUIREMENT OF THE JOB.
Who You'll Work With
The team consists of a diverse group of experts that have a passion for software security. The team is driven to stay one step ahead of the rapidly evolving threat landscape and we have fun while doing it! We operate in a fast-paced, agile, development environment. We use the simplicity of KANBAN and the power of continuous integration and deployment to accelerate our delivery of high quality software. We work closely with vendors, partners, and industry leaders to incorporate the latest digital analytic techniques into our product.
The Business Entity:
The Security and Trust Organization has corporate-level responsibility for product security, customer data protection and corporate information protection. Security is a key concern of our customers and a major central initiative for Cisco. Join us and help us become the #1 Trusted IT Company in the World. This position requires onsite work at restricted federal government facilities and as a result, U.S. CITIZENSHIP IS A REQUIREMENT OF THE JOB.
Become part of Cisco's fast growing and exciting Software Cyber-Security team. We are actively building a next-generation security service designed to automatically validate the integrity of our crypto-systems.
What You'll Do
We are searching for a junior software engineer to join a team defining our next-generation automated cryptography validation service. You will work closely with Cisco’s Global Certification Team (GCT) team and Cisco’s engineering teams to design a work flow, tools, and processes to deliver unprecedented validation and integrity of our cryptography shipping in products. You should be well versed in building web services and have the ability to learn cryptography from a team of experts. You will be responsible for designing and developing tools and processes and also partner with engineering teams in the integration of our software into their architecture.
Minimum Qualifications:
Requires BSCS, BSEE or equivalent experience
Initiative, drive, ability to learn.
Passion for software cyber-security.
Ability to work multi-functionally and gain cooperation of others
Software Development in multiple languages (e.g. C, Python or Java)
Desired Skills:
Full stack Web Service Application Development
Python/flask experience
Linux Containers: Docker and Kubernetes
Understanding of Open Source software models
Knowledge of agile software development practices
Why Cisco
At Cisco, each person brings their unique 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.
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Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.
Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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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