Web Application Developer, Netherland (1205644)

  • Location:
    Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

Web Application Developer

What You'll Do

Ever wondered what it would be like to immerse yourself in the ocean of major technology disruptions in the world today?  What if you could be rewarded for being at the epicenter of helping to drive the productivity of one of the largest pioneers of the Internet on our planet?

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the fastest growing, most efficient engineering teams at Cisco, who touches more than a quarter of a million clients per year.  We are looking for a candidate, who strives in a fast paced, dynamic working environment, and who is skilled in developing web application solutions, using leading technologies, to drive organizational productivity through metrics.  

As Web Application Developer, you will design web solutions which help measure our output, drive our business forward, and help justify ongoing investment in our product.

In this job you will:

  • Develop and enhance tools and metrics reporting within a cloud based web infrastructure.
  • Design & Development of large portions of software independently and rapidly.
  • Automate bug detection and isolation.
  • Work within a global team environment spread throughout multiple Countries and time zones.
  • Ability to translate Business Requirements, into a functional application.

In the end, the outcome is: help people, connect lives, and change the world – that’s what we do.


Who You'll Work With 

The GVE Software Development team is responsible for building metrics & reporting tools, productivity apps, as well as next generation client management interfaces, which are utilised by the GVE leadership, Engineers, and Customers, to enhance productivity, run the day to day business, measure outcomes, and optimise business processes. Additional responsibilities from the team include change leadership, project management as well as operational excellence.

You will be working alongside our team of developers, as well as the greater Cisco IT org, to design, program, and implement new applications and processes. You will have the opportunity to participate in a GVE developer community, to collaborate and share ideas.


Who You Are


If you have an authentic passion for learning new and upcoming technologies, creating new systems, making businesses better, and providing value to stakeholders and teammates, this role will definitely be of interest to you.

You will bring:

  • Solid understanding of Computer Science/Engineering fundamentals.
  • Excellent knowledge of: Java, AngularJS, JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, PHP, Shell scripting, object-oriented programming.
  • Excellent knowledge of Linux and web-application development (HTML, AJAX etc.)
  • Excellent understanding of a Linux-based software development environment.
  • Excellent understanding of MySQL Server software and SQL query language.
  • Excellent knowledge of MVC-based web frameworks, i.e. Symfony2.
  • Creative problem solving skills and excellent troubleshooting/debugging skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication.
  • Self-motivated, with the ability to manage multiple tasks and work toward long-term goals.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related vocational diploma.
  • English

Desired Skills

  • to "think in code" and discuss ideas and algorithms is a must.
  • Knowledge of Salesforce.com including the standard case object, Visual Force, and Apex Query language.
  • Knowledge of Oracle Database Client connectivity.
  • Knowledge of automated test execution systems.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration, Build systems, and Source Code Control tools.


Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.


We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.


We Are Cisco. 


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