Software Engineer, UI and Data Visualization (Javascript, D3, React)

  • Location:
    Boston, Massachusetts, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
    Professional
  • Technology Interest
    Big Data, Analytics, Software Development, Testing
  • Job Id
    1251891
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Our team is made of highly talented engineers with passion for innovation who turn wildly disruptive ideas into products that impact industry at large. We have built one of Cisco's next-generation advanced threat detection system by combining cutting-edge machine learning algorithms and architectures with best-in-class networking technologies (with dozens of patents). Now, we are tackling our next challenge and we are looking for agile, pragmatic and talented engineers with deep expertise and hands-on experience in cloud technologies and highly scalable infrastructure. If technology and innovation is your passion, Cisco is the place for you.

Your role and responsibilities

As a Data Visualization and UI Software Engineer, you are responsible for designing, developing and maintaining our front-end and data visualization platform. With a strong focus on user experience, simplicity and elegance, you have a broad expertise in visualization technologies, with an emphasis on web-based, interactive and real-time techniques. You thrive in a fast paced, dynamic environment that requires a unique blend of innovation, risk taking and speed of execution. This role is for highly technical front-end engineers who can deal with complex and large datasets, imagine novel ways of visualizing these data combine outstanding oral and written communication skills. Most importantly, you should demonstrate an ability to autonomously plan and organize their work assignments based on high-level team goals. You will interact on a daily basis with data scientists and machine learning specialists in order to develop and patent novel visualization techniques for highly dimensional data. 


Our technology stack includes Python, Java and Scala as well as a wide range of internal tools built on top of Docker, Kubernetes, Cassandra, Kafka, Spark, Hadoop, InfluxDB and a variety of front-end visualization technologies (D3.js, WebGL, HTML5).

Desired qualifications

  • Degree in Computer Science or similar
  • 5-7 Years of Experience
  • Proven track records in building data-intensive visualization front-ends, with a focus on user experience, simplicity and elegance
  • Excellent programming skills in Javascript (D3.js, Canvas, WebGL, etc.)
  • Experience in web design and web development (HTML5, CSS3, JQuery), including
  • RESTful API design and testing
  • Excellent quantitative, analytical and communication skills
  • Attention to detail and an eye for aesthetic design
  • Experience in data science, machine learning or statistics is a plus

Interested?

To apply, please join a short cover letter that describes your motivation to join us.

About Cisco

The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses worldwide. We are pioneers and have been since the early days of connectivity. Today, we are building teams that are expanding our technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security, IT, and big data spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected. Imagine creating unprecedented disruption. Your revolutionary ideas will impact everything from retail, healthcare, and entertainment, to public and private sectors, and far beyond. Collaborate with like-minded innovators in a fun and flexible culture that has earned Cisco global recognition as a Great Place To Work. With roughly 10 billion connected things in the world now and over 50 billion estimated in the future, your career has exponential possibilities at Cisco. 

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unrival 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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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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