Software Engineer-Security (C++, Python, Go/ Linux)

  • Location:
    Offsite, Austin, Texas, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center, Security, Software Development, Testing
  • Job Id
  • Software Developer - Secure Firewall

    Millions of people need secure ways to do business and connect online but aren’t able to run their own labs. Reach a global audience with your work and help us make the lives of millions better day by day.

    The Cisco Secure team is looking for an engineer to join our dynamic team working on Cisco Secure Firewall integrating Contextual Identity to offer Zero Trust Network Access. In this role, you will contribute to the design and development of new product features, product releases and quality for cloud-based firewall applications that are used by millions every day to keep the world secure.


    You’ll be part of a passionate multi-functional team to build and improve Identity and Zero Trust capability in Cisco’s next-generation cloud firewall software.

    You’ll work in an Agile team that is responsible for gathering requirements, design end-to-end solution/software for identity/zero trust use cases, implement features and fix bugs and improve the processes in response to feedback.

    You would interact with stakeholders (Architects, Product Owners, Product Managers) to review designs and arrive at suitable design. You’ll focus on the development for a sub-system/feature and work closely with your development team.  

    You’ll ensure software is delivered to the highest quality through code reviews, writing of unit and integration tests.

    About You

    STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Maths) degree including programming elements.

    Proficient in cloud technologies and network security.

    Preferred to have knowledge of Identity Providers like Microsoft Active Directory, OKTA, OneLogin.

    Able to quickly adapt to new challenges and requirements.

    Enjoys working on a team, side by side with people from diverse backgrounds and disciplines.

    Excited about building a service for tens or hundreds of thousands of users

    Technologies we use

    You should have had some exposure to at least some of the following:

    C++, Python, Go, Java

    Linux, Microservices, gRPC, Kubernetes, Docker, TLS



    We offer

    A competitive salary and bonus scheme

    Excellent benefits

    A flexible working environment and hours including remote working flexibility

    Innovation time to work on new ideas, improvements and products

    A fun group of people to work alongside

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