Senior Real Time Communication Developer

  • Location:
    Stockholm, Sweden
  • Area of Interest
    Webex (Collaboration)
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Webex (Collaboration)
  • Job Id

What You'll Do

Cisco is starting up a new engineering site in Stockholm, focused on WebEx in general and the meeting experience in particular. 

Cisco WebEx helps people and business across the entire world to connect and collaborate. As a member of the WebEx media team, your work will ensure that every person using our products will get a truly immersive experience regardless of device or location.

More specifically, on a day-to-day basis this role involves

  • bringing to life new software functionality based on product requirements
  • performing peer code reviews and automating all development chores
  • participating in agile ceremonies (daily stand-ups, planning, release and retrospective meetings)
  • broadening your technical and soft skills with the help of our training programs

Who You'll Work With

First and foremost, you will be working with us. We are a team of highly motivated professionals, and we sincerely believe that this will be a working experience of a lifetime for you. We offer you an outstanding professional software product development experience in a friendly atmosphere of a startup-like team culture.

WebEx is powering the shift to the hybrid workforce! People spend more and more time using our digital collaboration tools, and we want to make sure that they feel truly connected! We hire great people who are eager to contribute to our culture, and we empower them to do just that. We take pride in thinking beyond our day-to-day job descriptions and encourage you to actively seek out opportunities to build the type of work environment that you want to be a part of.

Who You Are

You are the kind of engineer that loves media in any way shape or form. The harder the challenge the more fun you think it is and you are comfortable rolling your sleeves up. You are friendly, creative and independent, as well as enthusiastic to learn new technologies and passionate about programming and software development.
You enjoy mentoring more junior colleagues and pushing the boundaries of todays technologies.

You should have

  • a good handle of C/C++ programming language
  • a solid understanding of design patterns, data structures and algorithms
  • working experience with media streaming and relevant protocols
  • At least basic understanding of
    • Network resiliency for real-time media
    • Audio or video encoding/decoding technologies
  • an experience with incremental development, testing, and A/B testing in production.

Also, it is a plus if you have any experience with

  • Cloud technologies (AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud)

You must have verbal and written skills in English and a master’s degree in software engineering or another relevant natural sciences field and 10+ years of relevant experience.

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to bring 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 leaders with vision, tech enthusiasts, pop culture connoisseurs, 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.

Recently we have won the #1 employer in the World award.

We Are Cisco.


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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 requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in the U.S., 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.