Senior Software Engineer- Embedded C, Kernel, Device Driver, Linux
Area of InterestEngineer - Software
Technology InterestCloud and Data Center, Internet of Everything, Networking, Security, Service Provider, Software Development, Wireless, Mobility
Engineering Business is a team responsible for switching, routing and wireless product groups in India. The Catalyst Engineering teams in India are driving some of the key next generation products and is responsible for significant product portfolio for Cisco. You will work with the team that is driving the evolution and expansion into new technology areas and market segments - fastest growing Catalyst switch product line
What You'll Do:
You will be part of Cisco's highest revenue products. You will help craft, develop, test and document Switching software in support of the total design effort.
Who You'll Work With:
- A team of credible engineers.
- Interacting and work closely with some of the finest talent pool in the industry where you will find that work is both fun and challenging.
Who You Are:
- You demonstrate a system-level focus while understanding the impact of every component.
- You have good knowledge of and exposure to network protocols as well as customer profiles and solutions are important for success in this role.
- Experience: 5+ years with strong command on C/C++ programming and Device drivers
- Experience in working with embedded platforms, various operating systems viz Linux, VxWorks, RTOS internals.
- Exposure on Device drivers viz PCIE/I2C/eMMC/SDHC /MDIO/USBs and
- Good experience on Storage devices – NAND/NOR with exposure to file system internals.
- Cisco Networking certificates, such as CCIE, CCNP, etc
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