Software Engineer C, C++

Short Description

Cisco is looking for Software Engineer C/C++ who will work closely with other SW and HW Engineers to develop and support protocols. Also design, and determine product direction.

Job Description

Role & Responsibilities:
Participate on a project team of engineers involved in development of protocols for Cisco products. Requires use of a strong background in SW design, documentation and implementation, on projects that may include any of the following list of responsibilities:
  • Work closely with other SW and HW Engineers to develop and support protocols.
  • Design, and determine product direction.
  • Represent your team with other Cisco departments, customers, and industry.
  • Author product and project specifications.
  • Partner with Management Team in defining and planning projects.
  • Take a lead role in Cisco Patent Program.
  • Ability to apply advanced networking principles, theories and concepts.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Ability to solve complex problems involving multiple products.
  • Ability to effectively present technological concepts to a wide audience.
  • Ability to influence the development of industry wide standards.
  • Exercises good judgement determining how to best achieve technical objectives of assignment.
  • Creative problem solving skills and excellent troubleshooting/debugging skills
  • Excellent teamwork and people skills
  • Programming experience (C, C++ ), script languages (Perl, Python)
  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux
  • Experience working on embedded systems
  • Experience using RTOS (ex: QNX, VxWorks)
  • Understanding of networking fundamentals and protocols (ex: TCP/IP, OSPF, BGP, MPLS)
 Knowledge of Routing Technologies, BGP, OSPF, ISIS, MPLS protocols.
 YANG Model and Manageability knowledge/experience would help too.

Educational Background:
Master's degree or Bsc with 5+ years of experience in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related major.

Software Engineer C, C++
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