Software Engineer- Python programming

  • Location:
    Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Software Development, Testing
  • Job Id

Who we are

Cisco is transforming the networking industry. To make this happen, we are heavily investing in team responsible for The Network. Intuitive. We are disrupting the industry by building a new networking platform that can learn, adapt, and secure itself at the speed of today’s businesses. This Digital Network Architecture platform automates network management and provides our customers with state-of-the-art analytics and insights. This team's innovations span artificial intelligence, machine learning, analytics, security, automation, and more.

The Cisco DNA Telemetry team is focused on improving the customer experience of the Cisco DNA appliance and services through instrumentation and analytics. We help customers take full advantage of the services offered and provide visibility and guidance to product and executive leadership.

What You'll Do

In this highly critical role as a software engineer focused on governance:

  • You will drive the design, implementation, and operation of applications and services that monitor, audit, and control access to business telemetry systems and data.
  • You will work with internal and external auditing efforts to ensure that business telemetry data is properly secured and complies with data privacy and protection policies.
  • You will integrate governance applications and services into a broader application focused also on data quality, data validation, and policy compliance.
  • You will understand all the components in the business telemetry system in excellent depth, and tune the nuts and bolts of the system to extract the most performance from it.

Who You'll Work With

Does leading and state-of-the-art fascinate you? Do you read and learn about new technology for fun? Is coding your passion, but also your hobby? Does working on fast paced, agile environments excite you? Do your eyes gleam with excitement at the thought of building  clustered containerized applications that have as much potential as the technical challenge it offers? If you answered “yes” to all the previous questions, you would fit right into our team.

Who You Are

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors/Masters in Engineering
  • 4-8 years of experience in Software Development
  • Proficiency in Python or Python Frameworks like Django, TurboGears, web2py, Zope, Websauna, Grok, CubicWeb, Reahl, Flask, Hug, Pyramid, Bottle, CherryPy, or similar
  • Experience in the design and development of cloud-native scaled out and distributed applications that use micro service architecture, REST APIs, relational and NoSQL stores
  • Validated ability to rapidly learn and adapt to new technologies & languages
  • Experience working in a small, highly technical teams employing Agile/Scrum practices
  • Ability to deliver results in a short time and experience working in fast paced high growth tech companies
  • Proven ability to influence a diverse geographically dispersed group of individuals to facilitate, moderate, and influence productive design and implementation discussions driving towards results
  • Superb communication and presentation skills (written and verbal) to all levels of an organization.

Desired Skills

  • Experience working with multi cluster environments, packaging, system bring up, performance tuning and operations at high scale
  • Strong tooling, monitoring, and cloud management experience
  • Exposure to Open Source software and contributions to the Open Source community.
  • Proficiency in AWS/Azure technologies and environments
  • Proficiency in structured databases like PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQLite, SQL Server, DB2, Oracle, Aurora, RDS, Redshift, MariaDB, or similar
  • Proficiency in any NOSQL database technologies like Cassandra, MongoDB, HBase, CouchDB, Oracle NoSQL, Redis, Accumulo, Aerospike, Ignite, MemcacheDB, DynamoDB, Cosmos DB, Scylla, or similar
  • Working experience in Docker, Swarm/Kubernetes

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their 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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