Cisco Senior IT Engineer in Vancouver, British Columbia

Senior IT Engineer

  • Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

  • Additional Location(s) san jose CA

  • Area of Interest Information Technology

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest *None

  • Job Id 1247596

What You'll Do

You'll help us in transforming and bringing an innovative, template driven general orchestration platform to life, by crafting and developing a fully automated provisioning platform. The PLAFS (Platforms, Frameworks and Services) team seeks a highly motivated, self driven, technical leader who can lead, design & develop a broad range of provisioning platform features as part of the Software Development Team. The foundational features are still in active development for the provisioning platform. This is a tremendous opportunity for someone who is passionate to build things from scratch with high quality in Product Development Services organization in IT.

Who You'll Work With

We work with Cisco Engineering on their requirements and enable them to be productive by bringing a fully automated provisioning system. The general orchestration platform development is still in its initial stages. You have a unique opportunity to join this disruptive software team at early stage and play a major role in shaping the future of this data, that will serve thousands of users across different geographies. You will work with the state of the art big data technologies in the industry and also be exposed to the unusual challenges of using these big technologies at scale.

Who You Are

  • You've got experience in designing and developing large scale web applications and orchestration platform.

  • You have thorough knowledge of OSGi, Java, REST APIs, Bash, Jenkins, Maven, Git, VMWare, Tomcat, Apache, JBoss, Web Technologies and Docker based container technology.

  • You have good analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills.

  • Your good communication skills help you influence others.

Our minimum requirements for this role:

  • BS or MS in computer Science or related field.

  • More than 8 years of software development experience.

  • Strong Java programming language skills.

Our desired skills which are a plus for this role:

  • Experience with distributed systems preferably across multiple locations.

  • Working knowledge of OSGi

  • Familiar with concurrency related problems such as race conditions, contention, and transactions and potential ways to avoid such problems

  • Experience building, shipping and maintaining command line utilities or HTTP APIs of reasonable complexity

  • Ability to translate client requirements to platform features

  • Deep understanding of RESTful APIs

  • Familiar with Continuous Integration

  • Experience working with and managing cloud infrastructure

  • Deep knowledge of Unix

  • Comfortable with VCS like Git

  • Experience developing with database preferably NoSQL

  • Experience with application messaging, stateless services and integration technologies

  • Knowledge of real time streaming technologies

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.

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.