Senior Clojure Developer

  • Location:
    London, England, United Kingdom
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
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We’re looking for an engineer to help define the future of Authentication for our Integrated Security architecture. The team is building an Authentication Service as well as an API Gateway to integrate all Cisco Security Products with a unified platform. Together, we’ll improve the life of Cisco security customers as they seamlessly create accounts and sign into the Cisco Security Products to protect their business from any security threat.

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Detailed knowledge of a Functional Programming Language: Clojure, Haskell, Purescript
  • Strong programming, debugging, and problem solving skills
  • Experience with OAuth2, OpenID Connect, JWT and SAML


As an Authentication Services Engineer, you will invent new features and take them through the software development process, spanning from prototyping, coding, debugging, and through to shipping and communicating with all Cisco Security Teams. You will empathize with the people who will use the platform and listen to their feedback to improve existing services and help decide where the team’s attention should go next. Throughout the process, you will work closely with the rest of the team and with other teams, including all Cisco security Products.

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science, or related field, or experience with software engineering.

Why Cisco

We not only connect everything, but we also secure everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape and protect the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays, and learns. We are thought leaders, 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. 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.