DevOps Engineer 1215945
Posted: September 10, 2017
Reference ID: 1215945
What you will do
• Bring a strong perspective that drives change and motivates engineers to develop simple solutions to complex problems.
• Build a Platform-as-a-Service infrastructure that scales to run big data analytics and orchestration software offering
Who you will work with
At Cisco, we build products that enable enterprises react faster to the intelligence derived from data. To do that requires a data centric platform that can receive events from a variety of network appliances, and other event sources, process and provides insights. Cisco's data platform operates at massive scale processing billions of network events across the enterprise and converting that into actionable insights in real time. Cisco's data platform team consists of Data Scientists, Data Modelers/Analysts, and Platform engineers collaborating on building the next generation data platform that powers the enterprise. You'll lead and collaborate as part of a disruptive software engineering team that is passionate about transforming the networking industry
Who you are
• Work with the engineering team during the feature design and implementation phases to develop:
• Continuous Development and Continuous Integration infrastructure
• Test methodology (designing the test approach) to test the feature end-to-end.
Collaborate with other testing members, developers, technical writers, and customer solutions engineers to ensure the company delivers high quality products to our customers.
• Analyze failures and root cause issues, file defects, follow up with developers, documentation and other teams on the resolution.
• Monitor and manage continuous integration environment.
• Mentor team members.
We are looking for the individuals who have the passion to build amazing things with high bar for quality of the product. You own your code and always try to improve. You commit to the features that needs to be delivered and make then in the best way possible. You should be creative, independent, self-motivated, willing to learn new technology, pick up things quickly and do not be afraid to take decision and make changes. Ideally, you should bring something unique to our team.
Some skills that we are looking for :
Expertise in developing and testing high performance, highly scalable solutions deployed on the cloud (AWS or others). Good understanding of QA methodologies and processes.
Ability to take up variety of roles in a startup environment.
Excellent troubleshooting abilities spanning multiple software and hardware components (such as switches, storage systems, kernels and containers).
Experience in developing REST APIs, good understanding of networking concepts, L2 - L7 protocols.
Knowledge of ESXi, HyperV, KVM is a plus.
Experience with distributed systems (databases, storage, map-reduce frameworks, etc.) or storage concepts is a plus.
Strong test planning ability is a big plus.
Expertise in testing container technologies and writing containerized software (using docker, lxc, kubernetes or mesos) is a plus
Experience in building tools or utilities is a plus
Knowledge of DevOps tools and frameworks (such as Jenkins, Ansible, etc.) is a plus
MSEE/CS combined with 3+ years of related experience, or BSEE/CS combined with 5+ yrs related experience. You worked in a high impact software development team.
Programming experience in Java/Python/other modern language is a MUST. We believe in automation and looking for people with similar views.
You should have created something that you are proud of and eager to share with us. That can be the university project or project you worked part time or prior-work - it's up to you to decide.
Linux systems engineering exposure, familiarity with Virtualization
Experience in all phases of SW development cycle with some exposure to agile development methodologies
Excellent problem solving skills.
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