Cisco Software Engineer - Cloud Native Technologies in San Jose, California

Software Engineer - Cloud Native Technologies

  • Location: San Jose, California, US

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest *None

  • Job Id 1245916

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What You'll Do

Cisco IT is going through a major transformation towards Cloud Native and software-defined services. The focus is on building cloud-native applications, programmability through well-defined APIs, and support of Private and Public Cloud Deployments. To support this transformation, we are looking for an experienced and talented individual driven by the challenge of solving unique and difficult technical problems for our business partners. Responsibilities include:

  • Provide leadership to team members on industry practices, technologies, and leading open source software to build industry-leading applications that are highly available and reliable

  • Architect, design, test and deliver system software to satisfy product requirements

  • Work with various cross-functional groups such as product management, other development teams, QA, and documentation

  • Lead technical discussions and provide innovation to the product

Who You’ll Work With

We are building, enhancing, and supporting business applications related to Billing, Invoicing, Collections, Revenue, Tax, Customs, and Accounting Processes. You will partner with Business Operations, IT Analysts, Enterprise release and Infrastructure teams to develop, automate, deploy software. This includes building a cloud-native architecture which is microservice based, running in containers, and providing well-defined API based services. In order to build this system, we need unique skills and expertise that do not exist in the group. Our entire team is a combination of new college hires and technical leaders who are experts in these areas with several years of experience.

Who You Are

You can solve complex problems creatively and are driven and motivated with a high level of initiative. You demonstrate a high degree of originality and innovation in designing product and component level architecture. You possess excellent verbal and writing skills. You're a standout colleague that works well in small and large group environments.

Minimum requirements:

  • BS in Computer Science (or related field) with 8+ years of experience in software design, and application development

  • 2-5 years of experience developing applications based on microservice architecture and API development

  • Strong background in Software Design and Architecture and complete Agile development lifecycle

  • Requires hands-on experience with designing a microservice based architecture, container deployments and management tools like kubernetes, docker, etc.

  • Experience developing in a CI/CD, DevOps model with full knowledge of Jenkins, GIT

  • Hands-on development experience with multiple languages/Frameworks, especially, Java, JavaScript, Typescript, Angular, React CS, Python

  • Experience with Relational Databases and REST APIs

  • Experience with Linux

  • Experience with various persistence technologies like Cassandra, MongoDB, ElasticSearch is highly desirable.

  • Experience with Cloud Native software development is a major plus

  • Experience with OpenStack, Openshift, Opensource libraries, and monitoring tools is a plus

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their rare talents to work as a team and make a difference.

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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.