C++ Software Engineer Intern - Serbia

  • Location:
    Belgrade, Serbia
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    *None, Networking, Software Development
  • Job Id

Cisco Serbia is looking for a motivated Student to join the field of Network Technology within our R&D department in Belgrade which contributes to the evolution of the next generation of leading networking products. We are building firmware, SDK, simulator and compiler for Cisco Silicon One™ architecture and work in the development of pioneering technology.

Why you should join us:

  • The result of your work will be integrated into products of world leading companies, and it will change future of internet
  • Opportunity to work with worldwide distributed CISCO R&D centers and learn from the best engineers in the field
  • We will enable you and empower you to grow professionally and academically in ground breaking technologies
  • You will be surrounded with great engineers and even better people
  • You'll work in a modern and pleasant environment

About the internship:

We are actively seeking individuals who possess a profound passion for technology and engineering, individuals who are driven to explore the boundaries of what can be achieved through innovation, unwavering determination and collaborative teamwork.

Our internship program is thoughtfully designed to offer a level of flexibility that harmonizes with your academic commitments. We anticipate a minimum commitment of 2 days a week, while recognizing that if your schedule allows, you may choose to dedicate up to 5 days a week to your internship responsibilities. The specific work schedule can be tailored to your needs in consultation with your assigned mentor.

This internship experience provides a unique opportunity to embark on your professional journey with Cisco, and we are keenly interested in identifying future colleagues who aspire to transition into full-time roles with us upon the completion of their internship.

What You'll Be Doing:

We have internship positions available in 3 different teams working on Cisco Silicon One projects: 

  1. Plugin & Extension Development:
    Design & develop plugins & extensions for a fully featured IDE based on VSCode framework to support P4 language network application development and testing using CISCO Silicon One™ family NPU device simulation platform

  2. Core SDK Development:
    Develop and maintain core components within our SDKs, such as logging modules or abstractions for internal hardware representations, etc.

  3. SDK Infrastructure Development:
    Development, maintenance and support for infrastructural part of the SDK that includes refactoring, maintenance and optimization of the build scripts.

What are we looking for?

  • Candidates should be in their final year of studies or enrolled in MSc studies
  • Candidates that can do an internship for up to a year
  • Positive energy, motivation to learn and ability to work within a team
  • High level of work autonomy and sense of responsibility
  • Desire for improvement of current skillset in a fast-paced working environment
  • Fluency in spoken and written English

What would stand out but not required:

  • Experience in software design/engineering skills in modern C++, debugging skills, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Experience with other programming languages and tools such as Python
Message to applicants applying to work in the U.S. and/or Canada:

When available, the salary range posted for this position reflects the projected hiring range for new hire, full-time salaries in U.S. and/or Canada locations, not including equity or benefits. For non-sales roles the hiring ranges reflect base salary only; employees are also eligible to receive annual bonuses. Hiring ranges for sales positions include base and incentive compensation target. Individual pay is determined by the candidate's hiring location and additional factors, including but not limited to skillset, experience, and relevant education, certifications, or training. Applicants may not be eligible for the full salary range based on their U.S. or Canada hiring location. The recruiter can share more details about compensation for the role in your location during the hiring process.

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Employees on sales plans earn performance-based incentive pay on top of their base salary, which is split between quota and non-quota components. For quota-based incentive pay, Cisco typically pays as follows:

.75% of incentive target for each 1% of revenue attainment up to 50% of quota;

1.5% of incentive target for each 1% of attainment between 50% and 75%;

1% of incentive target for each 1% of attainment between 75% and 100%; and once performance exceeds 100% attainment, incentive rates are at or above 1% for each 1% of attainment with no cap on incentive compensation.

For non-quota-based sales performance elements such as strategic sales objectives, Cisco may pay up to 125% of target. Cisco sales plans do not have a minimum threshold of performance for sales incentive compensation to be paid.