Job description


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


What You'll Do
Looking for a deeply motivated Software Engineer who can make a difference in the team with their out of box thinking and will be part of world-class research and advanced development team that works on various ground-breaking cyber security technologies.
You will participate in a dynamic and interdisciplinary team responsible for identifying meaningful and impactful problems, developing practical proof-of-concept solutions, and delivering quality code that will form the foundation for Cisco's future products and services. You have opportunity to engage in intense cross-team and cross-business collaborations.
Who You'll Work With
The Advanced Development Team in the Office of the CTO, Security Business Group drives security technologies and solutions. Members of the Advanced Research Development team collaborates with engineering and product management within Cisco, as well as academia and standards groups outside Cisco, to drive innovation in security product areas that bring together automation, and intelligence. Of particular interest are the development and application of machine learning and artificial intelligence toward improving application-aware security, cloud architectures, threat research, and related areas.
Minimum qualification
Typically requires an advanced degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math, or related field, or MS/BS combined with 5+ years of related experience
Strong background in theory and/or practice for one of the following topics
Security Technologies such as Identity, and Network Security
Machine learning, deep learning, reinforcement learning
Devops and Cloud Technologies (? Hands-on Experience with both DevOps Cloud Technologies such as AWS, Google, Azure
Experience with Service Mesh
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.
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! #WeAreCisco


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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