Cisco Technical Leader - SAN Switching in Bangalore, India
Technical Leader - SAN Switching
Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Area of Interest Engineer - Software
Job Type Professional
Technology Interest Software Development, Testing
Job Id 1229535
What You'll Do
Here is an excellent opportunity to join Cisco's Datacenter Switching Group (SAN Switching), where you will be working on next generation data center products that enable large scale, low-latency, high speed networks. You will also be working on Analytics and Telemetry solutions, better equipping customers to handle growing workloads.
You have a unique opportunity to design the products from ground up (Platforms and Software) and come up with distributed, scalable algorithms to support Analytics and Telemetry solutions. You will have ownership of multiple components and play an important role in analyzing new feature requirements, developing design and functional specifications. You will be interacting with Principal engineers and senior tech leads within the BU on design and architectural aspects of features and solutions owned by you. As a technical leader in this group, you will be responsible for creating scalable software solutions and enabling junior engineers to deliver the solutions. You will also have an exciting time working on the SAN-charter for the product line.
Who You'll Work With
DCSG focuses specifically on datacenter networking solutions. The product and solution portfolio includes high performance fixed and modular Nexus family of switches, orchestration, monitoring and data analytics software. The key products in the portfolio are Nexus 7000, 7700, MDS 9700, MDS 9200 and MDS 9300 datacenter switches, DCNM datacenter management solution and Cisco SAN analytics solutions.
You will have the opportunity to work closely with Customers, Product Marketing, Hardware and Software groups in defining and delivering the products.
Who You Are
Technical leader working on cutting edge technologies in a fast changing landscape of datacenter technologies and part of the BU having complete ownership of multiple products.
At least 10 years of software development experience in embedded systems or system software space
Hands on Linux Kernel development
Datacenter networking experience and in-depth understanding of layer-2, layer-3 Forwarding and Fibre Channel technologies are strongly preferred
Proficiency in programming in C/C++, development of algorithms using efficient data structures to come up with optimized code, debugging and troubleshooting under Linux environment.
Knowledge of asic forwarding, Linux drivers and 3 rd party ASICs/network processors highly desired.
Experience in embedded software development is required and any RTOS experience will be an added advantage
Strong desire to work Open Source Technologies
Experience working on Scalable, Distributed Architectures a plus
Experience working on Network Switches desirable
Strong written & verbal communication skills,
Ability to multi-task and solve complex problems
Ability to self-motivate with a strong desire to learn, and ability to be flexible
Ability to drive a team towards results
Proven track record of learning new technologies and features on own initiative
A demonstrable passion for technology and software development
Excellent mathematical or scientific qualifications, with a flair for applying scientific approach to problem solving
Ability to work independently and with little supervision.
Ability to translate high level requirements into specific features, develop functional and design specifications
Flexibility in a fast paced, ever-changing, deadline-driven environment
Educational Background Recommended
Typically requires B.E/B.Tech EE/CS plus 8-10 years related experience in networking or system software development.
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