Software Engineer - PhD (Full-Time) - United States

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
    New Graduate
  • Technology Interest
    Internet of Everything, Software Development, Testing
  • Job Id

Software Engineer PhD (Full-Time) - United States

What You'll Do

Use your creativity and technical expertise to program solutions in a variety of capacities:

  • Available positions in the areas of: core routing and switching; mobility; video; data center; virtualization/cloud; security; and partnership technologies

Who You'll Work With

You will play a crucial role in driving next-gen software innovations including cloud, mobile, desktop or security spaces. You'll build applications that make technology accessible to people on a wide range of devices. Envision, design, and craft solutions to transform how we work, live, learn and play.

Who You Are

Our minimum requirements for this role:

  • You are a recent graduate or on your final year of studies toward a PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related major such as Math, Physics
  • 3.5 GPA or higher or equivalent status in doctoral program
  • Top technical expertise as confirmed by journal publications, conference participation and previous experience, e.g. internships or full-time roles
  • Strong recommendations by professors, Cisco Distinguished Engineers and Fellows
  • You possess strong written and verbal communication
  • Some roles may require US Citizenship

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their own unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

  • We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
  • We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.
  • We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

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