Technical Leader - Cisco Silicon One Software

  • Location:
    San Jose, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Hardware
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

What You'll Do 

We are looking for a Technical Leader for Cisco Silicon One Network Applications Team.  Cisco Silicon One is an industry leading Network Processor powering all major big tech in service provider, enterprise, web scaler and data center markets.   This Technical Leader will work on key enabling key features in Cisco Silicon One through SDK and SAI software development. This will include L2, L3, QOS, vxlan, evpn, segment routing, traffic manager and other key areas.  


Who You'll Work With 

You will be partnering with product architects and technical leads in the ASIC team, Cisco architects and leads/developers in our customer teams. It will not be unusual for you to meet with and present to Partners and Customers. You will engage with the broader community inside and outside Cisco.   


Who You Are 

This technical leader should have a bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent training and work experience. You should have 8-10 years of experience as a software developer and preferably have prior domain knowledge in computer networking, forwarding. You are excited to explain complex technical concepts and share your knowledge with diverse audiences both internally and externally. You have the ability to take network requirements and distill what is needed in software to configure Cisco Silicon One, write test cases in python, create example code for customers to consume the network processor SDK in a simple way, make network debugging as easy as possible


Cisco Covid-19 Vaccination Requirements
The health and safety of Cisco's employees, customers, and partners is a top priority. Our goal is to protect and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 infection for strong business resiliency during the pandemic. Therefore, Cisco may require new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 if the role requires business-related travel, meeting with customers/partners (including visiting third-party sites on behalf of Cisco), attending trade events, and Cisco office entry, unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law, and in countries where COVID-19 vaccination is legally required. The company will consider legally required accommodations/exceptions for medical, religious, and other reasons as per the requirements of the role and in accordance with applicable law. Additional information will be provided to candidates about the requirements and accommodation process at the offer time based on region.