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Software Engineer II (Full Time) - Supply Chain Operations (UNITED STATES)

Date: Apr 1, 2015

Location: San Jose, CA, US

Company: Cisco Systems, Inc.

Additional Location(s) or Information: This position is available to those completing a Master’s degree or greater and will be located in San Jose, California with start dates of Summer 2015.
Job Category: Supply Chain Operations
Level of Experience: Entry Level
Requisition #: S969380
Job Description:

Enabling Today's Business, Preparing for the Future:

In Supply Chain Operations we have an opportunity and the responsibility to enable Cisco's business now and prepare for the future. Our vision and strategy continue to emphasize the importance of providing our customers an unrivaled customer experience by delivering a flexible, innovative and scalable supply chain while continuing to build upon our strong operational foundation. Cisco is also committed to social and environmental responsibility in our supply chain. We work with our suppliers to maintain a sustainable supply chain that meets our standards for ethics, labor practices, health and safety, and the environment.

We encourage you to become a part of this dynamic organization where on a daily basis we leverage Cisco’s aggressive competitive spirit and accelerate time to market by empowering our employees to use their expertise to take good business risks. As Cisco expands into new technologies, and geographies, it's become an exciting time to be part of the Supply Chain Operations team.


The responsibilities vary by the function and project that you are working in. Below are some of the responsibilities that you could be accountable for:

Develop client-side software used for service delivery, data distribution, or test automation
Collaborate with the architecture, server-side developers, QA and ops teams to drive and solidify design requirements, ensure stable software deployments, and ensure smooth transitions to the operations team
Technical functional specification (TFS), user guide, and training documentation to capture low-level design specifications, software usage guidelines, and user training detail
Conduct TFS reviews with the broader team to ensure solid software designs
Provide training where appropriate
Travel to deployment sites to gather system requirements or ensure smooth deployments where appropriate
Provide support for production issues
Strong Python development skills
Strong knowledge of Web Services, XML, JSON, REST, Sockets, Multi-Thread, Linux OS, Windows OS
Good to have: C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, JQuery, Crypto/Secure programming, MySQL, MS-SQL, Software Development Lifecycle, Manufacturing Test Process, Delphi, COM, Networking protocols
Fluent English speaking and writing. Strong communication skills required.
Must be a team player with good inter-personal skills.
Must have good analytic and troubleshooting skills.

Education Eligibility Criteria:

Desired Degree: Master’s Degree (MS/MA/etc)
Desired Major: Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
Minimum CGPA of 3.0

Currently we have openings in the following functions within the Supply Chain Operations Organization:
Technology and Quality (T&Q) - Delivers customer-driven quality and reliability solutions and infrastructure for Cisco products through Manufacturing Technology Innovation, Test and Component Engineering, NPI, and Closed Loop Quality Management.

*Supply Chain Operations will consider sponsoring candidates for this graduate level technical position if required.

The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses worldwide. We are pioneers and have been since the early days of connectivity. Today, we are building teams that are expanding our technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security, IT, and big data spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected. Imagine creating unprecedented disruption. Your revolutionary ideas will impact everything from retail, healthcare, education, and entertainment, to the public sector, and far beyond. Collaborate with like-minded innovators in a fun and flexible culture that has earned Cisco global recognition as a Great Place To Work. With roughly 10 billion connected things in the world now and over 50 billion estimated in the future, your career has exponential possibilities at Cisco!
Job Type: New Graduate
Opportunity Category: Operations
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.