Cisco Security Test Engineer in RTP, North Carolina

Security Test Engineer

  • Location: RTP, North Carolina, US

  • Additional Location(s) San Jose, CA

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Security

  • Job Id 1229913

What You'll Do

The Cryptographic Services team is looking for a highly motivated Test Engineer to work on our team, providing administration and support for custom application testing behind Cisco's rapidly growing Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and cryptographic services. You will provide day-to-day support of the quality testing for our custom applications. You will support our automated build environment to include the tools and processes. You will create and support third party quality and security testing tools. You will track and report on application testing results and work within the team to resolve with the goal of improving production quality.

Who You'll Work With

We are a centralized group of architects, developers, engineers and project/program managers that specialize in building and delivering cryptographic key and certificate management capabilities to the company, as well as enabling the business to deliver enhanced services to Cisco's end-customers. From SSL to anti-counterfeit to software-signing to information rights management to product licensing, this group of highly talented and passionate individuals provide critical security services across the breadth of Cisco's internal and external functions.

Who You Are

You are an early-in-career individual with the desire and initiative to learn new skills in a highly critical and complex environment. You have hands-on experience in Linux environments and a track record of juggling multiple tasks.

At minimum, we require:

  • Experience with Black/White/Gray Box testing

  • Experience with Bamboo or other automated build/deploy systems

  • Experience with Atlassian Tools (BitBucket, Jira, etc.)

  • Experience with application security testing tools (static code analysis, fuzzing, etc.)

  • Experience setting up and supporting automated application test environments

  • Experience with Linux (RedHat) operating systems

  • Experience with web servers (Apache) and application servers (Tomcat)

  • Experience with Java

  • Knowledge of scripting languages (e.g., Bash & Python)

  • Ability to troubleshoot application environment issues

  • Basic understanding of web application architectures

  • Ability to work across cultures and time zones

Additional skills and experience we would consider a plus:

  • 1-2 years application test role

  • 1-2 years working in a Linux environment, including server side scripting or programming

  • Experience with PKI and/or other cryptographic services

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

  • We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

  • We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.

  • We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

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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.