Security and Trust Org Software Engineer

  • Location:
    Austin, Texas, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Security, Software Development, Testing
  • Job Id
Please note this posting is to advertise potential job opportunities. This exact role may not be open today, but could open in the near future. When you apply, a Cisco representative may contact you directly if a relevant position opens.

What You'll Do

You will work in Austin Texas, learning rigorous development methodologies in order to produce reliable software systems. A background in secure software development is a plus, but not required.

Who You'll Work With

When you work with us, you’ll be part of a highly empowered collaborative team who's passionate about Security.

Who You Are

You are a highly motivated, self-starter Software Engineer, able to learn new technologies, programming languages, and are adaptable to changing requirements. You have an innovative spirit, good communication skills, and a desire to work with other like-minded individuals.


• Familiarity with UNIX (flavor agnostic)

• Current Top Secret security clearance with full-scope polygraph

• US citizen

Desired skills:

• 1-4+ years of experience in software development

• Full software life-cycle development (research through post-release maintenance)

• In-depth understanding of C (pointers, memory management, etc)

• Assembly (Intel, PowerPC, MIPS)

• Debugging (gdb)

• Ruby, Python, shell scripting experience a plus

• Version control (git)

Why Cisco
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