Cisco Software Engineer- Testing (Layer 2 ,Layer 3 ) in Bangalore, India

Software Engineer- Testing (Layer 2 ,Layer 3 )

  • Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Software Development, Testing

  • Job Id 1230167

What You'll Do

The work involves Testing 10/40 Gbps based Data center Switches.

They are expected to work closely with developers and find defects at the early stage.

Who you’ll Work With

You will be part of an experienced team working on next generation data center products. These switches are based on Nexus line of products which are largely deployed in Data centers.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work in a brand new switch project as part of the software engineering team of Insieme BU, Bangalore. Become a key part of Cisco’s Data Center strategy.

We are looking for candidates who strive in a fast paced start-up like environment. You will be part of a dedicated team and open communications, empowerment, innovation, collaboration and customer success are the foundations of the team.

The job involves working on a brand new stand-alone data center switch. This is an excellent opportunity to join Cisco’s data center technology group. We are looking for candidates who strive in a fast paced start up like environment.

Who You Are

  • You will be a Sr Engineer at Cisco (INSBU) to ensure that the various Data Centre products we developed(N3K,N9K) will be released to the customer after proper Testing. You will be involved in following activities

  • B.E /B.Tech from reputed university

  • 5+ years of experience in Telecom/Datacom Testing. You should have strong knowledge on L2/L3 based switching products.

  • Good understanding on L2 Protocols like STP/RSTP/LACP/CDP etc

  • Good understanding on following Layer-3 Features - OSPF,RIP,EIGRP,HSRP,VRRP,BGP,PIM-SM/VXLAN/TRILL etc.

  • Proficient in using IXIA/Spirent

  • Experience in automation scripting with Tcl/Expect/Python

  • Basic knowledge in Linux

  • Preparing Test plan based on Product Requirements/Functional Specification.

  • Reproducing customer found bugs in QA Lab and interact with development team for getting the fix

  • Automation of L2/L3 related testing

  • Experience in LAN/WAN technologies.

  • Good understanding of data center operations.

  • Excellent communication skills and a validate ability to lead contending high priority tasks.

  • Strong team player with the ability to work collaboratively with others, and have fun!

  • Come up with Test Plan/Test bed for validating a new feature

  • Complete the manual Testing within the stipulated time frame

  • Automate the test cases after one round of manual Testing

  • Deal with escalation from the field, ie reproduce the customer found defects, interact with developers in getting the fix, verifying the fix etc.

  • Participate in Functional Spec review, Test Plan review etc.

  • You are proficient in using traffic generators (IXIA/SPIRENT/Finiser etc.)

  • Come up with ideas/suggestions to make the testing process more effective

Why Cisco:

The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses worldwide. We are pioneers and have been since the early days of connectivity. Today, we are building teams that are expanding our technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security, IT, and big data spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected. Conceptualize crafting unprecedented disruption. Your revolutionary ideas will alter everything from retail, healthcare, and entertainment, to public and private sectors, and far beyond. Collaborate with like-minded innovators in a fun and flexible culture that has earned Cisco global recognition as an excellent Place To Work. With roughly 10 billion connected things in the world now and over 50 billion estimated in the future, your career has exponential possibilities at Cisco.

We Are Cisco.

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.