Cisco Senior Software Engineer in Taipei, Taiwan

Senior Software Engineer

  • Location: Taipei, T'ai-Pei Shih, Taiwan

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center, Networking

  • Job Id 1232566

Who You'll Work With:

Insieme is developing the Nexus 9000 line of data center and cloud switches that feature application awareness to make the network infrastructure flexible and agile for dynamic response to application needs and virtual machine workload mobility. Insieme also developed a 40G Ethernet transceiver designed to drastically lower the price of 40G optics to better compete with lower cost switches from Arista Networks, Huawei and “white box” switches based on merchant silicon.

What You'll Do

This is a SW engineer opening for SDN switch products. The main responsibility of this position includes platform SW development, HW bring up, diagnosis application implementation, and project management. Some travel may be required.

Who You Are

  • 3+ experience in Linux device driver and Linux kernel is required

  • 5+ year C/C++ programming experience is required

  • 2+ year Perl, TCL, or Python is required

  • Familiarity with Intel CPU sub systems, PCH, interrupts, timer, SSD, NVRAM, bootflash, SPI is required

  • Familiarity with X86 BIOS programming is desirable

  • Familiarity with network processors, retimer, Phy, gearbox programming is a big plus


  • BSEE or equivalent practical experience

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