Cisco Software Engineer- C/C++ Networking Protocols in Milpitas, California

Software Engineer- C/C++ Networking Protocols

  • Location: Milpitas, California, US

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center

  • Job Id 1236695

Opportunity Snapshot

You're Software engineer and you'll get involved in design, development of customized networking environment for some key system software.

You'll be part of a diverse team responsible for delivering quality code for large complex systems requirements. Open communications, empowerment, innovation, teamwork and customer success are the foundations of the team with "pay for performance" culture. Thus, you set your own limits for learning, achievements and rewards.

Responsibilities

You'll Define, architect, design, and deliver new software and features for all of Cisco's Switching and Routing Products. Team of phenomenal design methodologies using finite state machines and various in-house tools/libraries. Work also involves providing constant feedback to hardware and software teams for improvements. Write complete functional and design specs independently. Write portions of product spec. Lead development of subsystems. Design & Develop large portions of software independently and rapidly.

Who You'll Work With

The Cisco NeXT team is responsible for building successful outcomes for our customers by producing consistent end-to-end architectures, solutions, software technologies and tools. The software and technologies we build covers products that span across all of Cisco’s core routing and switching platforms, powering the world’s largest networks. This position offers a phenomenal opportunity for you to make an impact in the networking industry, learn and for us to learn from you. Come join us if you want to be a part of a team that gets things done and has fun in the process!”

Who You Are

Required Skills

  • Proficient in C programming.

  • Experience with software algorithms and data-structures that are used to build scalable and efficient systems.

  • In-depth experience crafting networking systems with knowledge of routing infrastructure or LAN/WAN protocols.

  • Experience in design and development in any of the Unicast routing protocols, Multicast routing protocols, MPLS signaling protocols, TCP/IP applications.

  • Hands on experience on switch/router hardware/software embedded system environment.

  • Strong problem solving and software development/troubleshooting skills.

  • Expert knowledge in crafting software with multi-threading, event handling and state machines

  • Good knowledge on modern operating system design such as multitasking, kernels, filesystems, etc.

  • Possess creative analytical skills and excellent troubleshooting/debugging skills

  • Experience in establishing and sustaining excellent relationships with the extended teams

  • Excellent verbal and written interpersonal skills

  • MSEE/CS with 5+ years or BSEE/CS with 7+ years of related experience is required.

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking aggressive risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unrivaled personalities who are ready to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are leaders with vision, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.

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.