Cisco Technical Lead- Software- Data Center in San Jose, California
Technical Lead- Software- Data Center
Location: San Jose, California, US
Area of Interest Engineer - Software
Job Type Professional
Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center
Job Id 1233969
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Data Center Networking group develops the Nexus 9000 line of data center and cloud switches that feature application awareness to make the network infrastructure flexible and agile for dynamic response to application needs and virtual machine workload mobility. Data Center has also developed a 40G Ethernet transceiver designed to drastically lower the price of 40G optics to better contend with other competitor switches.
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 someone like you who strives in a fast-paced dynamic environment. You will be part of a dedicated team that has epitomized open communications, empowerment, innovation, collaboration and customer success.
Who You Are
You have an in depth understanding of hardware boards, layout. Your background experience in one or more areas of Linux device drivers/Linux KLM, Networking Stack, Memory model, BIOS/GRUB/Uboot.
Development experience with Intel CPU sub systems, PCH and peripherals - PCIe, I2C, SPI, Higig bus, FPGA and CPLD handling, NVRAM, SSD, USB, handling of special devices and peripherals – I2C-GPIO expanders, timers, interrupts
You are experienced in Linux Ethernet Device drivers for Ethernet Controllers such as the Intel IGB Network Adapters for Gigabit Network Connections for Linux.
Experience with Ethernet MAC, 10G/40G/100G Ethernet link bringup and trouble shooting, SERDES tuning, various transceivers.
Exposure to standards – XAUI, SGMI, Serdes, SGMII, MSA
Familiarity with Retimer, Phy, Gearbox programming is a huge plus
Working experience with Merchant Silicon ASICs is a plus
Development experience in Chassis management
You have excellent debugging skills and rich experience using various software, hardware, memory debugging tools
You poses a deep understanding of L2 Protocols and L3 Protocols
Proficient in using IXIA/Spirent
Master’s degree or BSC with 3+ years of experience in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related major
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