Technical Software Manager, Engineering in San Jose, CA

Cisco   •  

San Jose, CA 95101

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware

  •  

11 - 15 years

Posted 56 days ago

Cisco is transforming the networking industry. To make this happen, we are heavily investing in the team responsible for The Network. Intuitive. We are disrupting the industry by building a new networking platform that can learn, adapt, and secure itself at the speed of today's businesses. This Digital Network Architecture platform automates network management and provides our customers with state-of-the-art analytics and insights. This team's innovations span artificial intelligence, machine learning, analytics, IoT, security, automation, and more.


We are looking for software engineering leader and technology visionaries to join the DNA platform team. This includes building highly reliable and scalable services, and designing innovative full stack technical solutions. You MUST be passionate by Technology and demonstrated strong execution capabilities.


As we build the new network, we need you to bring your new ideas and enthusiasm to jump into opportunities, transforming industries as they emerge and grow. You will collaborate with a creative team to take on some of the toughest challenges in the tech world.


Are you passionate about working on groundbreaking technology with global impact? Will you be our next hire?


What You'll Do

You will Direct a team that develops PaaS and on-premise applications/solutions

You will identify and highlight technical risk areas and mitigation strategies

Hold regular one-on-ones with your team, provide ongoing coaching and mentorship, write performance evaluations, and lead compensation planning.

Maintain a focus on team execution and development. This includes leading project schedules and identifying risks in an environment with iterative planning and delivery cycles. You will set commitments, deadlines, and high standards for the team.

Collaborate closely with engineering peers, product managers and partners from across the business to plan roadmap, features, and timelines.

Communicate clearly and effectively to ensure transparency as you drive forward

Seek consensus and assistance from other engineering teams to build cross-product features and/or infrastructure Breaking down and prioritizing lists of product requirements into smaller, deployable features

Work closely with your product manager to develop new features in our Investigate product

Who you are

You enjoy working in a fast-paced dynamic environment with a take-charge / attitude and is able to demonstrate flexibility and resiliency.


10+ years of meaningful work experience in software development with some experience prototyping, shipping and iterating on a new product or complex feature

6+ years of experience in leading the team end to end as a tech lead or manager

Experience building cloud-based systems, on premise, distributed systems, HA concepts and implementation.

You have experience with Linux Container technologies like Docker, Kubernetes etc will be considered a big plus.

You understand systems, Linux like a DevOps Engineering, with some experiences with Backup, Restore, HA, Installer, Upgrades and product serviceability.

The ability to influence, facilitate discussion and work in partnership with other teams. You are persuasive, patient and compassionate.

A strategic and product-oriented mindset with ability to present synthetized executive summary of your projects or risk to upper manager and stakeholders.

A Passion for learning about networking and cloud technologies

Excellent prioritization skills.

Experience working closely with Product Management, UX, or Design teams Excellent communication and group presentation skills

Experience with Agile software development implementation.

Ability to roll out agile processes and concepts to a team. Act as scrum master, product owner, etc.

Experience Working with continuous integration and automated testing systems

Experience building RESTful APIs in a production environment

Valid Through: 2019-11-12