Cisco Senior Software Engineer/Technical leader in Stockholms, Sweden

Senior Software Engineer/Technical leader

  • Location: Stockholms, Sweden

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center, Software Development, Testing

  • Job Id 1233146

What You'll Do

We are expanding the Tail-f engineering team at Cisco in Stockholm and this opening is for a senior Erlang developer/technical leader.

As a senior software engineer, you have good technical knowledge and work both independently and within the team to solve complex tasks, implementing and solving problems in our Erlang platform. As a technical leader, you are expected to drive feature development and research by actively engaging in requirements discussions with internal and external clients and colleagues to assure clear and sound requirements, suggest technical options and be responsible for executing within the team and in collaboration/coordination with other teams.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Development and architectural ownership of core Erlang components and features

  • Development and troubleshooting of product components

  • Deliver high-quality code that is both tested and testable

  • Have a pragmatic mindset

  • Analyze and solve complex problems as a part of a brilliant team

  • Requirements gathering and clarification of new feature requests

  • Coach and guide junior team members

Additional opportunities:

  • Make presentations and participate in workshops.

  • Occasionally visit customers

Who You'll Work With

The team, coming from Cisco's acquisition of Tail-f, consists of very experienced and passionate engineers with long backgrounds within computer science and functional programming.

The team is responsible for the development of network automation products, written mostly in Erlang, with parts in C:

  • NSO: industry-leading software for automating services across traditional and virtualized networks.

  • ConfD: a powerful management agent software framework for network elements, driving the industry towards network programmability using NETCONF and YANG Network Configuration Protocol and data structure.

Who you Are

  • Master degree in Computer Science or the equivalent

  • Minimum 10 years experience in Erlang or functional programming on a product or system in production

  • Experienced in Unix/Linux development

  • In depth computer science knowledge

  • Experience from non-functional programming paradigms

  • Be comfortable around Makefiles, shell scripts, Python, C

Helpful qualifications

  • Experience from databases and distributed databases

  • Experience from network engineering

  • Compiler and programming language knowledge and implementation experience

The applicant should be able to work and communicate in English. Swedish is a plus but not required.

What we offer

  • Research and development of cutting edge network automation technologies

  • Open and relaxed team culture

  • Experienced and passionate colleagues

  • Expert Erlang developers as colleagues

  • Many end users of your code

  • Global customers and partners

  • New modern office in central Stockholm

Why Cisco

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

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

  • We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

  • We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.

  • We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

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