Cisco QA/Software Engineer in San Jose, California

QA/Software Engineer

  • Location: San Jose, California, US

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Big Data, Analytics, Cloud and Data Center, Internet of Everything, Networking

  • Job Id 1231322

What you'll do

This is a role within Cisco's Data Center team. Here, you will work on developing the Nexus 9000 line of data center that features application awareness to make the network infrastructure flexible and agile for dynamic response to application needs and virtual machine workload mobility.

Who you'll work with

You will have the opportunity to work with some of the brightest problem solvers and thinkers in the ACI QA Team that work on next generation of 10/40/100G datacenter and cloud switches.

Who you are

You are someone who thrives in a dynamic start-up like environment. You have at least 8 years of software engineering experience and are looking for an opportunity to shine, a team where you can thrive, one that recognizes your capabilities and rewards you accordingly

Role and Responsibilities

  • A deep understanding of any one of the scripting languages such as python, TCL or Perl and strong manual testing capabilities

  • You possess a working Knowledge of L2 and L3 technologies

  • Problem solving capabilities in the realm of Layer 2 to Layer 7.

  • You have a background in one or more of following areas: Virtualization, Open flow, Cloud technologies, Intelligent network Services and Large data center Automation/Experience

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's/Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field

  • At-least 5-8 years of experience as a Test engineer testing software or networking product/solution.

Education: BSCS, MS preferred

Desirable Skills

  • You are a standout teammate, with a can-do attitude, one that takes initiative

  • You are able to work independently as well as in a team

  • You have good interpersonal skills and can work multi-functionally.

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their rare 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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