Cisco Cloud Security - Technical Lead in Bangalore, India

Cloud Security - Technical Lead

  • Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Networking, Security, Software Development, Testing

  • Job Id 1229388

Cisco Cloud Security is a leading provider of Cloud based Web Security and DNS based security services, enabling the world to connect to the Internet with confidence on any device, anywhere, anytime.

Our approach is twofold; first Umbrella, our cloud-delivered network security service, blocks advanced threats including malware, botnets, and phishing; while our predictive intelligence engine uses machine learning to automate protection against newly-discovered threats before they can reach our customers. Today, we handle more than 80 billion daily Internet requests from 65 million+ users around the world. Our global network has proven reliability and adds no latency. We protect each and every one of our customers’ devices globally without any hardware to install or software to maintain.

Working at Cisco Cloud Security means being surrounded by passionate, intelligent and creative people that are determined to disrupt the Internet security industry with creative ideas, extraordinary research and standout products and services. It’s a place where the best ideas are quickly transformed into products, features, campaigns and company-wide practices, so it won’t be long before you witness the results of your hard work. But don’t just take our word for it - we’ve seen nearly 100% year-over-year usage growth.

About the Team

We build the core security features and functionality of our Next Gen cloud security product (Umbrella) and also own the Cloud Web Security (CWS) service. Our environment processes 2,000,000+ requests per second, across 25 datacenters and cloud providers. The team is passionate about securing the world and building groundbreaking user experiences.

About the Role

As the Engineering leader, you have a passion for developing the team that will deliver security features to our customers in a lean Agile environment and by working closely with the business, product management and others in engineering.

Success in this role requires vision and demands business insight; technical acuity and the ability to think & communicate at different levels of abstraction. It is meaningful that you have skills to lead, motivate and gain the respect of a highly technical engineering team.

Job Requirements

  • 12+ years of industry experience in software product based companies

  • 2-5 years of hands on experience in Engineering Management

  • Excellent organizational, communication, interpersonal and relationship building skills

  • Ability to instil a culture of open communication, Agile delivery, ownership and accountability

  • Experience working on a high transactional, 24x7 production environment on cloud

  • Experience with security as it applies to software, system and network engineering

  • Extensive architectural experience; distributed computing and distributed applications

  • Excellent knowledge and experience with programming in C++, Java, GoLang, Python etc

  • Deep understanding of Internet security issues and the threat landscape

  • A mindset of continuous improvement and making in to the DNA of the team.

Educational Qualification

Engineering Degree in Computer Science

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.