Cisco Platform Kernel Software Engineer in Milpitas, California
Platform Kernel Software Engineer
Location: Milpitas, California, US
Area of Interest Engineer - Software
Job Type Professional
Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center
Job Id 1222748
You are a self starter who isn't afraid to dive in and work your way a large code base. You believe in building software that has easy to use APIs, simple to maintain dependencies and well-defined software layers. You are able to set an example for the team because you have high standard the code you develop. You can collaborate with other teams to ensure that the overall system achieves the highest level of performance and scalability without compromise maintainability. Finally, but not last, is that you lead by example with your easy-going personality to facilitate technical discussions to reach a conclusion without making anything personal.
Responsibilities and Expertise:
– Linux Kernel and Device Driver development
– Build tool-chains, kernel packages, and platform bringup
– Make modifications to u-boot, Linux kernel and kernel configuration for bringup and testing of the Linux kernel in an embedded environment
– Embedded systems/firmware design, implementation and deployment
– Other areas of development include writing daemons, libraries, automation tools and drivers for network devices
What You'll Do
You are responsible for design and implementation of scalable and reliable software modules that revolutionize how network devices are managed.
You are responsible for implementing complex software components that enables SDN, Linux, Kernel Development for a variety of embedded devices. Other responsible include breaking down the tasks and divide up work within the team & mentoring junior engineers.
Who You'll Work With
CiscoViptela’s software-driven, cloud-first architecture for the WAN fits well with Cisco’s Digital Network Architecture (DNA) building on its automation, virtualization and analytics capabilities. Viptela’s offering complements Cisco’s on-premises routing platform with a cloud-centric approach to control management and orchestration, making it easy for our customers to deploy and manage the WAN. Viptela also supports Cisco’s strategic transition toward cloud and software-centric solutions that deliver predictable recurring revenue.Come join us if you want to be a part of a team that gets along and get things done (so you still have time to pursue your life outside of work).
Who You Are
Our minimum requirements for this role:
- Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer/Software/Electrical Engineering, or a related major such as Math or Physics
We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.
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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. Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
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.