Software Development Engineer

  • Location:
    Chandlers, England, United Kingdom
  • Additional Location(s)
    UNITED KINGDOM. ENGLAND. STAINES
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
    Professional
  • Technology Interest
    Collaboration, Video
  • Job Id
    1023789
What You'll Do
This role is within the Custom Engineering Development Teams, working on Agile engagements with the customer to identify future business needs, defining and implementing innovative, class-leading software solutions.
The foundational features of the next generation platform are solidly in place. This is a ground floor opportunity to lead in the next phase of product growth and convergence in the service provider space working in Data Center and Data Center Interconnect solutions.
The Cisco SPVSS Custom Engineering Group develops end-to-end video broadcast systems for Pay TV operators in Europe and the rest of the world. This includes development and integration of Set Top Box (STB) client device software, Broadcast Headend systems and Apps for Companion Devices, for satellite, cable and IP broadcasters, for deployment in medium to large scale broadcast networks. Typical customers have deployed networks of up to 10M receivers across mixed hardware platforms, various delivery media and a combination of both legacy and cutting edge client device platforms.

The Team
* Join a team of highly skilled engineers responsible for providing both support for the Sky Europe HeadEnd platforms and developing custom solutions to meet their needs.

Role & Responsibilities
* Senior Software Engineer, with a proven track record of developing within an Agile framework using C++.
* Strong problem solving skills and experience integrating multiple server side applications.

Minimum Qualifications
* Strong C++ experience
* Jenkins experience
* Strong RHEL or Linux administration
* Networking & Protocols
* SSH, TCP/UDP, HTTP and Application Layer Protocol implementation knowledge
* REST & SOAP (Detailed functional knowledge)
* Message Queuing technologies

Desired Skills
* Strong Java J2EE experience
* Agile/Scrum
* Python
* Groovy
* OpenStack
* Git
* WebServer technologies
Minimum Education Required
* BSC Computer Science/Engineering combined with 4-7+ year's development experience.


About Cisco
The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses worldwide. We are pioneers and have been since the early days of connectivity. Today, we are building teams that are expanding our technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security, IT, and big data spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected. Imagine creating unprecedented disruption. Your revolutionary ideas will impact everything from retail, healthcare, and entertainment, to public and private sectors, and far beyond. Collaborate with like-minded innovators in a fun and flexible culture that has earned Cisco global recognition as a Great Place To Work. With roughly 10 billion connected things in the world now and over 50 billion estimated in the future, your career has exponential possibilities at Cisco.


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