Cisco Senior Development Engineer in Bangalore, India

Senior Development Engineer

  • Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Networking, Security, Software Development, Testing

  • Job Id 1225538

Primary Responsibilities

· Work as a senior developer who leads design and development of new features on the web security product line.

· Passionate about being a hands-on developer and enjoys developing features with high quality.

· Work closely with a team of Product Managers, Technical Leads, Architects, Customer Support to understand the real customer problem and come up with the right solution to solve the customer needs.

· Work in Agile cross-functional scrum team and deliver user stories at a high feature velocity.

· Collaborate with other developers and test engineers on the design, development and testing of the features.

· Extend capabilities in existing systems to cater to new security threats.

· Create complete component designs and deliver efficient implementations in a time-bound manner.

Required skills

  • 8+ years of experience in software design and development for security products

  • Strong experience in C and/or Python.

  • Strong networking and L7 (HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP etc) protocol knowledge

  • Experience in developing features related protocol inspection engines, header parsing, buffer management in a Unix environment

  • Experience in message passing, inter-process communication, event handling, configuration and logging

  • Experience in Unix/Linux/FreeBSD based environments

  • Experience in unit test methodologies and agile working environment

  • Experience working with geographically distributed teams

  • Experience mentoring and guiding junior engineers

Highly desired skills

  • Prior experience in web proxy, web servers, high performance logging

  • Working knowledge of authentication schemes like LDAP/AD, Kerberos, RADIUS

  • Understanding of the latest web protocol trends like SPDY, MTCP

  • Strong network programming, with focus on TCP/IP, HTTP, HTTPS protocols

  • Strong debugging and system skills

  • Multi-threading and multi-processing concepts

Typically requires Bachelors (B.E/B.Tech) in Computer Science/Information Systems with 8+ years of related experience or Masters (M.S/M.Tech) in Computer Science/Information Systems combined with 6+ years of related experience.

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.