Cisco Software Engineer - Cloud CMTS / Cable Automation and Orchestration - 1231704 in San Jose, California

Software Engineer - Cloud CMTS / Cable Automation and Orchestration - 1231704

  • Location: San Jose, California, US

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center, Software Development, Testing

  • Job Id 1231704

Cisco’s Cable Business Unit is working on a next generation cloud native cable modem termination system (CMTS). This team is responsible for the architecture, design and development of this next gen cloud CMTS product. This next generation product is built on open source based cloud native architecture (Microservices, Kubernetes, Docker, Kafka, Cassandra, etc) and will run on any generic server h/w platform running Linux Host OS. The team is responsible for end-to-end software components spanning cloud native infrastructure, orchestration, Automation, Telemetry, Health monitoring, DOCSIS control and data plane, etc.

We are looking for a talented and passionate software engineer to become part of our dynamic development team. More than any other quality, we are looking for those driven by the challenge of solving complex technical problems, excel when given creative freedom, and aren’t afraid to dive into new territory and learn something new without consideration of development or test boundaries.

Responsibilities include:

  • Participate in the design, and development of cloud based CMTS and/or Cable automation and orchestration product

  • Work in the team using agile methodologies

  • Support planning and work estimate activities

  • Communicate status against planned milestones

The successful applicant must have a proven track record of designing and developing high quality software products and should possess the following particular skills and experience:

  • 5+ years of in-depth, hands-on experience with cloud native development

  • 5+ years of Java, C, or GO language programming

  • Good understanding of database technologies

  • Good understanding of data modeling technologies

  • Experience developing reusable components

  • Bachelors degree in CS/CE/EE is required. MS preferred.

Some of the following software skills are preferable:

  • Knowledge of Micro services Architecture, Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka, Cassandra, ELK, Redis, Fluentd, ETCD

  • Exposure to technologies such as JSON, DWR, XML, XSD, XPath, XQuery, Drools

  • Working knowledge of SNMP, Telnet, SSH, SOAP, HTTP , XML, UML, NETCONF

  • Exposure to test tools such as, JUnit, JTest, SOATest, SOAPUI

  • Working experience in Linux kernel OS

  • Network management and protocols

  • A huge plus for any prior experience in CMTS/Cable Modem embedded system development and DOCSIS protocols.

Apart from this, the following generic attributes are desirable in the candidate:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proactive attitude in identifying and resolving issues and risks

  • Able to quickly adapt and adjust to changing requirements

  • Versatile and showing willingness to take on both front-end/UI as well as back-end related work when needed.

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.