Cisco Senior Software Engineer - Data Center in San Jose, California

Senior Software Engineer - Data Center

  • Location: San Jose, California, US

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center, Networking

  • Job Id 1238521

What You'll Do

The Data Center Networking Group at Cisco provides next generation data center and cloud management solutions with its Application Centric Infrastructure products. Be part of a team transforming next gen data center architecture to build products which are uniquely positioned to transform the datacenter and cloud deployment landscape by adopting an application centric policy driven approach whereby the compute, storage and networking needs of applications drive the underlying infrastructure. You will be working on cutting edge products that secure, analyze, monitor application workloads across the globe in public and private clouds. Please read our CTO’s blog

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Who You'll Work With

You will be working with a team of dynamic professionals who are passionate in designing and developing world's fastest growing cloud development platform. The environment within the team here is challenging and will give people who are driven an opportunity to influence and impact the way Customers will use our products and transform their business.

Who You Are

You Have:

  • Deep understanding of large scale distributed systems

  • Previous experiencewith stateless idempotent control systems

  • Good understanding of cloud native applications on public and private clouds

  • Experience with code that integrates with some larger open source ecosystem

  • Strong Knowledge of C++, Go, or Python

  • Solid background in Linux internals, Virtualization, or Container technologies

  • Superb communication skills and a demonstrable ability to manage competing high priority tasks

Minimum Qualifications

• BSCS/MSCS with 8+ years’ experience

• Experience in all phases of SW Development cycle

Desired Skills

• Experience with building distributed infrastructure products using open source platforms

• Experience building solutions using microservices architecture

• Deep understanding of virtualization technologies including Openstack, Kubernetes, KVM, or Cloud Foundry

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.e are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers. We Are Cisco.


Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.