Cisco Software Engineer-Kernel in Milpitas, California

Software Engineer-Kernel

  • Location: Milpitas, California, US

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center

  • Job Id 1231095

Opportunity Snapshot

We are looking to hire bright software engineers. This is an excellent opportunity to participate in development of software in Core Software Group (CSG). The work involves design and development in customized networking environment for some key system software.

You will be part of a fast paced 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

Participate on a project team of engineers involved in the development of software for our next generation Service Provider product family, with emphasis in routing protocol infrastructure. Define, architect, design, and deliver new software and features for all of Cisco's Switching and Routing Products. You will be exposed to great 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.

Required Skills

· Proficient in C programming.

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

  • Expert knowledge in designing 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 8+ years or BSEE/CS with 10+ years of related experience is required.

Why Cisco

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We Are Cisco.

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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.