Job description


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


What You’ll Do
We seek a DevSecOps engineer, that can help deliver and operate the global platform/application suite, that is distributed, highly available and dynamically scalable. You will:
Contribute to the application platform development, security, quality, operations (DSQO)
Work cohesively to engineer industry leading solutions for our next generation platform powering the Cisco Networking Academy
Contribute to the planning phases and prioritize work in an agile delivery structure
Who You’ll Work With
Our IT team provides technology services to power the platform for Cisco Networking Academy, the flagship of Cisco’s Corporate Social Responsibility programs. We develop and operate a global platform and applications catering to the global customers comprising of various educational institutions and their instructors and students.
Who You Are
You bring passion to manage cloud infrastructure and a commitment to automate and digitize every manual process.
You showcase good teamwork and ability to have constructive discussions to improve the TechOps delivery. You manage priorities well and have good communication skills - written, verbal and interpersonal.
You thrive in an agile development process; agility/quality/speed are in your DNA.
Excellent communication and presentation skills
A self-starter, with a penchant for learning new technologies and apply them to solve our problems
A constant learner, who is able to experiment with newer technologies strengthening the core of our platform
A collaborator, who works with team members from a multi-functional set of groups and roles – product management, development, quality and security SMEs
Have strong skills in solving problems, infrastructure issues, provisioning new infrastructure and configuration/life-cycle management
Minimum requirements for this role:
10-12 years industry experience with Degree in Computer Science/Information Systems/Management
At least 4-5 years of DevSecOps practice experience
Technical expertise and experience in creation of global XaaS solutions, the infrastructure platform on a hybrid cloud, enabling integration via APIs
Experience in infusing security and quality in the lifecycle of the product development
Deep understanding of various technologies and tools - infrastructure/platform/cloud/databases/automation/tools
Experience and exposure to manage compute, storage, network and build platforms in the cloud and on-premise.
Ability to implement scalable architectures across availability zones and sites to deliver global, highly available, distributed systems
Experience in Scaled Agile Framework, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery framework is required along with exposure to toolset
Exposure and experience in open source technologies, messaging, configuration, monitoring, analytics, middleware, databases
Experience in architecting and delivering highly available and highly scalable global application platforms
Experience with the latest web front-end and back-end technologies a must-have (Java, Drupal, PHP, NoSQL DBs, Mongo, Oracle)
Fluent in using infrastructure as code tools like Puppet, Ansible, Terraform, etc.
Broad understanding of DevOps tools and technologies
Git, Jenkins, Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes, Amazon Web Services, Open Stack
Security practices and tools
Automation, Infrastructure as a Code
Site Reliability Engineering
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.
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 individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual

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.

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