TECHNICAL LEADER.I.ENGINEERING.CISCO

  • Location:
    Bangalore, Karnataka, India
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
    Professional
  • Technology Interest
    Big Data, Analytics, Internet of Everything, Networking
  • Job Id
    1029515
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What You'll Do

Act as subject matter expert for key technologies, i.e. become the domain expert for their products. Represent Development Team throughout product planning phase. Work with test to ensure testability where possible. Responsible for overall software design. Estimate and validate development effort for entire project.
There is an immediate need for a senior software engineer for the APIC-EM. APIC-EM is Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller Enterprise Module (APIC EM) that extends Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) to the WAN and access edge. ACI is a holistic architecture for centralized automation of policy-based application profiles. Through programmability, automated network control helps IT rapidly respond to new business opportunities. These technologies are major growth areas for Cisco and provide great opportunities for learning, career development and advancement. In addition to learning about development engineering and the latest development methodologies, you will have the opportunity to get hands-on experience working with a variety of Cisco devices and technologies in an environment that promotes learning and innovation.

Who You'll Work With


CSG provides an opportunity to work in a dynamic environment with one of CISCO's highly talented group of engineers, on exciting and challenging Network Management Applications that manage a wide variety of leading edge networking technologies.
Cisco is funding a small, agile, product development team to innovate and build a new product offering in the SDN controller space. The team will operate in an agile development model to rapidly bring a new product offering to market, reacting very quickly to initial customer feedback and market needs. Over time as customer adoption increases, the platform will be further utilized as the basis for many network applications.

Who Are You


* An excellent team player and should be flexible to work on any assigned tasks and adjust to changing business priorities and plans.
* Possess strong communication skills, both verbal and written skills, and should communicate status of his/her tasks and their dependencies with rest of the team on a regular basis.
* Independently come up with ideas, and solutions to enhance the product & solution offering. Drive products with innovative ideas towards new technologies that enhance product definition towards the next generation architecture.

Role & Responsibilities:
The projects you will work on typically involve the following:
* Opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge and understanding of networking technologies via involvement with technical product investigations and leading product architecture.
* Designing, and implementing state of the art products utilizing various languages, operating systems, platforms, etc.
* Opportunity for innovation and Cisco patents through developing new processes, methodologies, development techniques, and automation systems.
* Working in product teams comprised of marketing, development, support, field people, manufacturing, etc.
* Opportunities to spend time at customer sites to understand their environments and help enhance customer scenario based development.
* Opportunity to learn about software quality and the latest development techniques, processes, and methodologies.
* Work closely with test teams to design development strategies and plans followed by designing & writing code reflecting the requirements and functionality of the product.
* Working with development teams and working with various cross technology groups to understand their development strategies and environments and identify gaps in product.

Skills:
Requires experience in development engineering concepts and methodologies including planning, design, and development. Selected candidate will be part of a team of engineers involved in development of Cisco APIC-EM product. Job may include any or all of following list of responsibilities:
* Independently come up with ideas, and solutions to enhance the product & solution offering. Drive products with innovative ideas towards new technologies that enhance product definition towards the next generation architecture.
* Work collaboratively with Product management, Architect, Development and test teams to define and improve product features, and roadmap.
* Should be able to apply his/her knowledge of software development processes and contribute in developing system and module functional specs, design specifications, Unit and Integration test specifications and System performance test plans.
* Independently work and resolve problems found during internal testing and post product release.
* Follow established procedures, processes within the program and actively participate in constantly improving the development processes.
* Contribute in innovation drive and file patents, present papers in different international forums.
* Must have demonstrated excellent design and development skills in networking and network management domain (knowledge of TCP/IP, switching, routing), SNMP, CIM/XML. Should understand and analyze issues from a system view.
* Must have demonstrated skills in all the following areas: - Java & JDBC, Database modeling, Web technologies like Java/J2EE/JSP/XML/Struts/Spring/Hibernate/Dojo/Webservices.
* Experience of developing in UNIX/Linux Operating System environments
* Can-do attitude and a strong drive to take initiative and complete tasks. Independently deliver complex modules across teams, on time with excellent quality.
* An excellent problem solver and must be able to come-up with good ideas and solutions to improve product value, quality and processes.
* Self-starter and take up new initiatives and complete them with minimal support.
* Must be a quick learner and should keep up-to-date with latest on technology, competitors and standards.
* An excellent team player and should be flexible to work on any assigned tasks and adjust to changing business priorities and plans.
* Possess strong communication skills, both verbal and written skills, and should communicate status of his/her tasks and their dependencies with rest of the team on a regular basis.
* Should be able to work on multiple tasks at any given time.
* Must possess very good knowledge of software development life cycle and processes and should take initiative in product and process improvements.

Responsibilities may include any of the following:
* Development planning
* Act as subject matter expert for key technologies, i.e. become the domain expert for their products.
* Represent Development Team throughout product planning phase.
* Work with test to ensure testability where possible.
* Responsible for overall software design.
* Estimate and validate development effort for entire project.
* Write and review development documentation (strategy, development cases, etc.).
* Drive Development Engineering issues throughout the EC process.
* Propose task assignments for members of team.
* Accountable for Development Team deliverables.
* Anticipate development risks, issues and dependencies for the entire product or the component(s) under development as well as mitigate schedule issues.
* Work with TMEs, SEs and customers to understand how applications are deployed.
* Ensure lessons learned on released products are brought back into the application in future development plans and functional specs.
This position must reside in Bangalore, INDIA.



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