Software Engineer

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center, Networking
  • Job Id

What you'll do:

This is a role within Cisco's Intent Based Networking Group (IBNG). You will have opportunity to work on the software development for the Nexus 9000 Data Center product lines and be a key part of Cisco’s Data Center strategy that features application awareness to make the network infrastructure flexible and agile for dynamic response to application needs and virtual machine workload mobility. We are looking for someone like you who strives in a fast-paced dynamic environment. You will be part of a dedicated team that has epitomized open communications, empowerment, innovation, collaboration and customer success.



Who you'll work with:

You will work with a diverse group of some of the brightest problem solvers and thinkers in the Data Center Switching Team that work on next generation of Data Center & Cloud switches.



Who you are:

You are someone who thrives in a dynamic start-up like environment. You have the ability to define, design, and deliver new SDK, P4 code, Openconfig, PTP software modules for the Nextgen ASIC for the Cisco Data Center Switch Platforms

. You have the ability to write complete functional and design specs independently

. You have the ability to design & develop large portions of software independently and rapidly. You have the ability to learn a wide range Data Center technologies.



Minimum Qualifications:

· Bachelors/Masters of Engineering in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering

· Strong C, C++ and Python programming skills

· Experience in one or more high scalable L2/L3 Ethernet switching and routing protocols

· Hands on experience on switch/router embedded system software development

· 4+ years of related work experience is required



Desired Skills:

· Experience in developing cloud scale infrastructure software modules

. Experience with Open config software develoment

· Experience with high availability related to switch/router products 

. Experience in developing PTP protocol is an added advantage