Job description


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


You’re extremely motivated Software Engineer and passionate about learning and contributing to the team and the business with "can do" attitude.
 Strong design/programming ethic. Knowledge of designing large-scale systems in C/C++ environments is preferred.
Dedication to Quality: Ability to ensure and commit to a higher standard of quality than usual in the face of time to market pressures.
Strong OS fundamentals and networking concepts is a requirement.
 In-depth experience in designing networking systems and platform bring up
Participate on a project team of engineers involved in the development of software for our next generation platforms both (Enterprise and IoT) and cloud architectures. Define, architect, design, and deliver new software and features for the enterprise and Mobility platforms
Day to day activities will involve building new features, understanding features in a competitive product and proposing solutions that work for our platform, writing functional and design specifications, programming, unit and integration testing your code, helping review specifications and code for other software engineers in the team, helping documentation team with the configuration aspects of your feature.
Who You'll Work With
Cisco Enterprise Software Group builds cutting edge services and routing platforms with huge market share. This group handles all of Cisco routing platform development, helping Cisco be the market leader in enterprise routing for both wired and wireless
The Platform and Mobility software team is a group of talented individuals responsible for the architecture, design, implementation and support of all infrastructure and features on the next generation (Enterprise and IoT) Platforms and Wireless WAN across all Cisco platforms. Innovation is in the team DNA who always do research in upcoming technologies and bring the ideas on to the table to productize.
Who You Are
3-5 years’ experience working as a senior engineer in high impact software development team
 MSEE/CS combined with 5+ years of related experience, or BSEE/CS combined with 7+ yrs related experience
 5+ years of work experience on networking products
Linux system development exposure including build systems and versioning, familiarity with Virtualization
Advanced level knowledge of docker and/or virtual machines is a plus
 Experience in Manageability technologies and protocols such as NetConf, RestConf, Yang (OpenConfig and IETF models), JSON and XML
Good understanding of networking protocols and different L2 to L7 technologies.
Programming experience in C/C++ /Python
 Experience in all phases of SW development cycle with some exposure to agile development methodologies
Excellent problem-solving skills.
Desired Skills:
           Linux kernel development
Good understanding Manageability technologies like NetConf, Confd, Yang and JSON
Familiarity with Integrating LTE stack on platforms is a plus
Understanding of platform Management, Control and Data plane
Fluency in Python language is a plus
Expertise architecting and developing scalable REST API and JSON
·      Familiarity with LXC/KVM/Docker/libvirt, Cgroups. LSM, Kubernetes is a plus
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 rare personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.
 We are leaders with vision, 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.
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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