Senior Software Engineer

Cisco   •  

San Jose, CA

Industry: Technology

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Not Specified years

Posted 30 days ago

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Who You'll Work With

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on the software development for NXOS product lines and be a key part of Cisco's Data Center strategy. We are looking for Senior Software Engineers who strive in a fast-paced dynamic environment. You will be part of a dedicated team that has epitomized open communications, empowerment, innovation, teamwork and customer success.

What You'll Do

Participate (in a senior lead role) on a project team of engineers involved in development of software for Cisco products. Requires use of a strong background in SW design, documentation and implementation, on projects that may include any of the following list of responsibilities:


  • Contribute to the development of a major SW release, including building the software, coordinating with other departments
  • Design and deliver software features
  • Demonstrate a high degree of originality and innovation in defining solutions
  • Significantly influences the design of interfaces between products to ensure interoperability
  • Develop large portions of software independently and rapidly
  • Champion new, improved design methodologies

Who You Are


  • Ability to apply extensive experience as a networking protocol specialist
  • Understands advanced architecture principles and design practices
  • Exercises good judgement determining how to best achieve technical objectives of assignment
  • Creative problem-solving skills and excellent troubleshooting/debugging skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Excellent teamwork and people skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and work towards long-term goals
  • Flexibility and openness to change
  • Programming experience (C, C++ ), script languages (Perl, Python)
  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux
  • Experience working on embedded systems
  • Experience using RTOS (ex: QNX, VxWorks)
  • Understanding of networking fundamentals and protocols (ex: TCP/IP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS)
  • Bachelor's in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering (Master's preferred) with 7+ years of experience