Cisco Technical Leader in Stockholms, Sweden

Technical Leader

  • Location: Stockholms, Sweden

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

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

  • Job Id 1233146

What You'll Do

We are looking for a highly motivated and skilled senior software engineer to be a part of the core engineering team within Cisco Tail-f engineering. The team is responsible for the development of our products, written mostly in Erlang, with parts in C:

• NSO: industry-leading software for automating services across traditional and virtualized networks.

• ConfD: a powerful management agent software framework for network elements, driving the industry adoption of NETCONF and YANG Network Configuration Protocol and data structure.

As a member of this dynamic team, you will be expected to have good technical knowledge and to work both independently and within the team to solve complex tasks, implementing and troubleshooting in our core Erlang platform. You will be responsible for delivering high quality code that is both tested and testable.

• If interest exists, opportunity to give talks, presentations, and workshops.

• Visit customer premises

The team, coming from Cisco's acquisition of Tail-f, consists of very experienced and passionate engineers with long backgrounds within computer science and functional programming.

• Master’s degree in Computer Science or the equivalent

• 5 years experience in Erlang or functional programming on a product or system in production

• Preferably also experience from non-functional programming paradigms

• Be comfortable around Makefiles, shell scripts, Python, C

• Comfortable working in a GNU/Linux environment

• Experience with embedded systems

• Experience with databases and distributed databases

• Experience with network engineering

• Compiler and programming language knowledge and implementation experience


The applicant should be able to work and communicate in English. Swedish is a plus but not required.

• Research and development of cutting edge network automation technologies

• Open and relaxed company culture

• Legendary and experienced Erlang hackers as colleagues

• Many end users of your code

• Huge global growth potential

• Global customers and partners

• New modern office in central Stockholm

• Small cozy office in central Skellefteå

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