IT Engineer - Software Engineer (Graduate)

  • Location:
    Feltham, England, United Kingdom
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
    New Graduate
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

IT Engineer – Software Engineer (Graduate)

Location: Bedfont Lakes, Feltham, UK

Start Date: 1st September 2017

Posting Date: 2nd May 2017

Application Deadline: 1st June 2017

Salary: Very Competitive

Why Cisco?

At Cisco, our vision is to change the way people work, live, play and learn. If you want to work with leading technology, and have the desire to succeed in a collaborative, fast-paced global environment then a Cisco graduate role is a great way to begin your career. Working at Cisco is rewarding and fun and we always encourage the contribution of individuals to our company success. Our graduates will work alongside experienced professionals, from day one. If you are looking for a career that will impact the direction of one of the leading technology companies in the world, then Cisco is the right opportunity for you.

Job Overview:

We are looking for a graduate to join our Infrastructure Client Service Team within Cisco IT. As a team we are responsible for the design, implementation, operation, support and optimization of technology and services used by our >100,000 strong workforce. We deliver cloud automation, enterpirse scaled platfroms for developers, and Next generational user capabilities. We are looking for a dynamic, motivated individual to join us at an exciting, transformational, period for Enterprise IT in a role that provides opportunities to work with the latest technology and the brightest minds in one of the worlds leading IT companies. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Partnering with the architects, program mamangers, clients, and engineers to identify and document business and technology requirements.
  • Designing & implementing new capabilities/solutions
  • Driving adoption of desktop technologies at Cisco through Alpha/Beta testing, documentation and technology implementation
  • Developing user facing communications regarding upcoming technologies
  • Reviewing IT processes to identify optimization opportunities
  • Utilizing scripting/coding experience to automate service processes & deliver improvements in user experience, costs & operational efficiencies
  • Providing operational support through server & database maintenance
  • Performing client, server and database troubleshooting
  • Utilizing desktop management solutions (e.g. SCCM, Casper) to deliver new capabilities to our user
  • Engaging & collaborating with internal & business teams on upcoming technology/service releases
  • Alpha/Beta/POC/UAT testing of new technology/services
  • Analysing IT case data, user feedback, mailers & discussion forums to identify opportunities for service improvement

Candidate Profile:

Applicants should be able to demonstrate the following:

-      Excellent Program skills (java, python etc) and eager to learn new programming languages.

-      Out of box thinking and innovative.

-      Good interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills

-      Time & Productivity Management

-      Effective teamwork

-      Cultural Adaptability

-      Fast Learner – Logical & Conceptual thinking

-      Goal Alignment with personal and team objectives

-      Ability to take initiative

-      Sound judgment and decision making

-      Ability to work under pressure

-      Capacity for strategic & creative thinking


-      On course to graduate with 2:1 or above

Skillset Profile:

Applicants applying for this Graduate IT Engineer role should note that the following skills are required:

ACI, APIC, OVS, VxLAN, Nexus 1000v)(Python, Java) 3-5+ years, Cloud Technologies, Openstack

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