Senior Cloud Engineer

  • Location:
    Pisa, Italy
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center
  • Job Id

We're seeking a motivated Senior DevOps and Backend Software Engineer to join us and be part of our vision.


As part of the software development team, this Engineer will help lead and create the next software product generation, enabling applications as well as design decisions, and being part of a team that values collaboration and excellence.



  • Design and develop backend services in a scalable fashion,
  • Debug, reproduce and fix defects in backend code,
  • Build and orchestrate microservices applications with Docker/Kubernetes,
  • Automate infrastructure provisioning and deployments by using modern tools,
  • Configure and maintain CI/CD pipelines in Jenkins (e.g. automatic test and static code analysis integration),
  • Detect, prevent and respond to security threats,
  • Test and automate software security (e.g. vulnerability detection, input validation, and sanitization).


Requirements and skills:

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree preferably in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, related majors such as Math, Physics,
  • Solid understanding of computer science fundamentals and software engineering with an aptitude for learning new technologies,
  • Experience with standard software development methodologies (Agile, SCRUM) and tools (GitHub, Confluence, Jira),
  • Strong knowledge of programming and scripting languages like Java, Scala, Python, Javascript,
  • Experience with most popular SQL / NoSQL database management systems like MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB,
  • Experience with Unix/Linux systems and Bash scripting,
  • Basic experience with most common cloud service providers like AWS,
  • Additional requirement: experience with popular DevSecOps tools like Docker, K8s, Jenkins, Ansible, Terraform, Prometheus,
  • Possess creative problem-solving skills and excellent troubleshooting/debugging skills,
  • Experience in establishing and sustaining excellent relationships with the extended team,
  • Excellent verbal and written skills.
Cisco Covid-19 Vaccination Requirements
The health and safety of Cisco's employees, customers, and partners is a top priority. Our goal is to protect and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 infection for strong business resiliency during the pandemic. Therefore, Cisco may require new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 if the role requires business-related travel, meeting with customers/partners (including visiting third-party sites on behalf of Cisco), attending trade events, and Cisco office entry, unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law, and in countries where COVID-19 vaccination is legally required. The company will consider legally required accommodations/exceptions for medical, religious, and other reasons as per the requirements of the role and in accordance with applicable law. Additional information will be provided to candidates about the requirements and accommodation process at the offer time based on region.