Friday, October 21, 2011

Job Openings for Solutions Architect-Applications and Virtualization Consultant @ Cisco Careers



Requisition #: R901133
Location: UNITED STATES.ILLINOIS.CHICAGO
Job Title: Solutions Architect-Applications and Virtualization Consultant Region: AMERICAS
Area of Interest: Cisco Services (Formerly Customer Advocacy)
Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager
Flexible Work Option: Yes

Job Description: It's an exciting time to work at Cisco.

Every day we connect people to the network and make it come to life. Whether it's using e-learning to educate students far from city centers or downloading the entire Library of Congress in seconds, our networking technology has not only revolutionized the way people do things, but who they are. People are more informed, more efficient, and more involved. With all forms of communications converging onto the network, Cisco is entering an exciting new era. The concept of the network as the platform for transforming life's experiences is no longer a possibility: It is quickly becoming a reality. And Cisco is leading the experience.

The Solutions Consultant (application migration) will be a key contributor in Cisco's UCS virtualization consulting practice. The right candidate has strong knowledge of multi-tiered application environments, including their design, implementation, and capacity/scaling challenges and expertise in one of the following areas: SAP, Oracle or Microsoft. This is a high impact role, and is part of a team that will lead Cisco’s new application services portfolio for the data center advanced services practice. Cisco’s cutting edge solutions are changing the way businesses deploy application architectures in data centers all over the globe:

Job Openings for Software Engineer IV @ Cisco Careers



Requisition #: R903254
Location: UNITED STATES.MASSACHUSETTS.BOXBOROUGH
Job Title: Software Engineer IV
Region: AMERICAS
Area of Interest: Engineering - Software
Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager
Flexible Work Option: No

Job Description: Job Description:

Senior software engineer position in the Cable Access Business Unit (CABU). This business unit is focused on CMTS, HFC and fiber transport solutions for broadband cable operators, enabling a connected lifestyle.

The engineer will design and implement Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS) features for a next-generation platform. This next-generation platform will be a high-density, highly-available, routing platform that supports advanced video, data and voice applications. Opportunities to contribute in various technology areas including DOCSIS related protocols, Linux-based Software Infrastructure, Multi-core processors, Cisco IOS-XE and video.

We are looking for a great team player who is energetic and quick learner with commitment to quality and dedication to long term success. A successful candidate must demonstrate strong analytical skills and problem solving skills.

Responsibilities:

- Design and develop DOCSIS protocol related features for a chassis-based systems
- Write software design specifications using object-oriented methods
- Design, implement, and test software features
- Contribute to international standards and to author patents

Job Openings for Principal Engineer @ Cisco Careers



Requisition #: R903168
Location: UNITED STATES.CALIFORNIA.SAN JOSE
Job Title: Principal Engineer
Region: AMERICAS
Area of Interest: CDO
Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager
Flexible Work Option: No

Job Description:
The Cable Access Business Unit is building the Next-Generation Edge platform with terabit forwarding capability that combines functionality of the Aggregation router, CMTS, Edge QAM and network edge appliances. We are looking for sharp platform engineers with Linux background who work well in multi-site teams.

Job requirements
Networking/distributed computing environment
Kernel mode and user mode device drivers
Supervisor/linecard bring-up
Chassis management and OIR handling
Multi-core CPU
Memory and performance tuning
Advanced knowledge of Linux kernel a plus
Familiarity with BinOS/Nova a plus

Job Openings for Software Technical Leader @ Cisco Careers



Requisition #: R903913
Location: UNITED STATES.CALIFORNIA.SAN JOSE
Job Title: Software Technical Leader
Region: AMERICAS
Area of Interest: Engineering - Software
Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager
Flexible Work Option: No

Job Description: It's an exciting time to work at Cisco.Every day we connect people to the network and make it come to life.��Whether it's using e-learning to educate students far from city centers or downloading the entire Library of Congress in seconds, our networking technology has not only revolutionized the way people do things, but who they are. People are more informed, more efficient, and more involved. With all forms of communications converging onto the network, Cisco is entering an exciting new era. The concept of the network as the platform for transforming life's experiences is no longer a possibility: It is quickly becoming a reality. And Cisco is leading the experience.

Cisco seeks a Software Technical Leader to define, design and build software for the Cisco products that generate significant revenue. You will champion new methodologies and creat scalable software solutions that interact with widely deployed Internet products, thereby touching an endless number of users worldwide. Be part of the Cisco organization that is driving the evolution and expansion into new technology areas and market segments. The ideal candidate demonstrates a system-level focus while understanding the impact of every component. Broad knowledge of and exposure to network protocols as well as embedded and real-time operating systems are essential for success in this role.

Job Openings for Mobile Networks System Test Engineer @ Cisco Careers



Requisition #: R905053
Location: UNITED STATES.NORTH CAROLINA.RESEARCH TRIANGLE PAR
Job Title: Mobile Networks System Test Engineer
Region: AMERICAS
Area of Interest: Quality Assurance
Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager
Flexible Work Option: No

Job Description:
(If you are interested in this opportunity, apply now or contact the hiring manager without delay.)

This position provides an exciting opportunity to work in the design, implementation, and test of state of the art mobile networks. The system test areas range from realistic service provider infrastructures for cell-site backhauling to the leading edge mobile technologies and services provided by the Evolved Packet Core architectures. The individual in this position will work with real-world mobile service provider solutions using the latest technologies, products, and test tools.

The test engineer will be working with a wide array of technologies and Cisco products, validating functionality, quality, and stability from a system perspective that emulates customer focused environments and/or forward looking reference designs.

Scope of responsibility and test engineer's contribution may include:

* Understanding the systems release design and implementation requirements
* Research of how to implement architectural requirements
* Large scale deployment simulation including system performance and high availability
* Participation in topology build and maintenance
* Participation in creating comprehensive test plans and/or test strategies based on architectural or customer requirements
* Execute test cases, debug complex problems, and open defects to drive resolution around stability, interoperability, and system reliability
* Help translate test results into system design, implementation, verification guides documentation
* A team player and positive attitude

Job Openings for Lead Java Developer @ Cisco Careers



Requisition #: R903619
Location: UNITED STATES.GEORGIA.LAWRENCEVILLE
Job Title: Lead Java Developer
Region: AMERICAS
Area of Interest: Cisco Services (Formerly Customer Advocacy)
Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager
Flexible Work Option: No
Job Description: Opportunity Snapshot

This is a Tech Lead position for new product development, the Cisco Management Heartbeat Server (CMHS), which is a key component of a consumer home security application. Begin as key developer on the project, and as understudy to Prototyping Lead, in Scrum team and then take over technical product ownership. Project is to build a high-performance backend server that is a key component of a larger distributed system. The system shall scale to 250,000 concurrent connections.

Lead Java Developer responsible for the design, development, and integration of multiple complex system components (hardware and software) for a large commercial consumer application. By analyzing requirements and working in conjunction with system architects, other developers, and test engineers, the Java Software Developer will write specification documents, create programs, repair defects, consult on test plans, and develop tools. The ability to quickly assess system issues and perform root cause analysis is needed. Additional responsibilities include leading and mentoring partner engineers in remote locations, and performing code reviews.

Deep experience with the full lifecycle of software development, and experience and appreciation for agile software development processes is required. Excellent written and verbal skills are required. Must be a team player.

Job Openings for Software QA Engineer @ Cisco Careers



Requisition #: S908640
Location: UNITED STATES.TEXAS.AUSTIN
Job Title: Software QA Engineer
Region: AMERICAS
Area of Interest: Engineering - Software
Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager
Flexible Work Option: No

Job Description: Cisco is always looking to identify talented people, especially Software QA Technical Lead Engineer in the STBU's Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS) organization. If you are reading this posting then we may not have an open job for a QA Technical Lead right now, however it is highly likely we will in the future. If you are interested in working for Cisco in this capacity then please submit your details and CV or resume against this requisition so that when a suitable vacancy arises a Cisco representative can contact you directly.


Cisco seeks a Software QA Technical Lead Engineer to be a part of STBU's Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS) organization. You will lead other engineers via innovation, decision-making, process development, and mentoring. You will champion new methodologies and drive software solutions that interact with widely deployed Internet products, thereby touching an endless number of users worldwide. Be part of the Cisco organization that is driving the evolution and expansion into new technology areas and market segments.

The ideal candidate demonstrates a system-level focus while understanding the impact of every component. Broad knowledge of and exposure to network protocols as well as real-time operating systems are essential for success in this role. Primary contribution is through leading other engineers via innovation, decision-making, process development, and mentoring. Serves as a technical advisor to the manager. Develops test strategies and environments to efficiently utilize engineering and lab resources. Responsible for test design and development across multiple products within a product suite (head-end/endpoint integration within Network Security). Designs complex test environments that can accommodate both QA test needs and customer use case testing. Analyzes metrics for quality trends before and after releases. Drives constant innovation including ideas and execution. Contributes to a wide range of projects throughout the BU. Leads organization towards best engineering practices.

Job Openings for SP Segment Lead - Grow Services @ Cisco Careers



Requisition #: R906976
Location: UNITED STATES.MASSACHUSETTS.BOXBOROUGH
Job Title: SP Segment Lead - Grow Services
Region: AMERICAS
Area of Interest: Business Development
Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager
Flexible Work Option: Yes

Job Description:
Summary: The Global Grow Services Field Support organization drives field readiness and adoption of efforts related to Attach Rate, Cover, Refresh, Renewals, and Smart Services. These efforts are integrated into the business priorities of the Services and Product Field Sales organizations. This job description is for the Service Provider Segment Sales Leader, whose strategy is to grow the product and service business as a change agent and facilitator of our programs. The objective is to partner with the sales teams to achieve:
•Best-in-class attach rates.
•Increase product and service bookings related to migration opportunities.
•Drive Know the Network / Cover opportunities.
•Ensure on-time renewals and change the conversation to a network lifecycle management discussion.
•Accelerate the adoption of Smart Services.

Overall responsibilities include ensuring successful execution of established best practices; driving continuous knowledge transfer; obtaining field feedback and alignment; and working with the Global Grow Services Field Support Team to continue to improve business intelligence, systems, and tools. This will be accomplished through cross-functional leadership with Marketing, Finance, Sales Operations, etc.

Overall Objectives and Responsibilities:
•Develop sales strategy and go to market for Global Grow Services initiatives with Product and Services Sales Leaders.
•Facilitate development and execution of business plans related to the Grow Programs.
•The Service Provider Segment Leader will be a subject matter expert on the Cisco Services Portfolio, field best practices and work with the Product and Services Sales organizations to identify and address field sales needs, and ensure alignment and integration with their business priorities.

Job Openings for roduct Management Operations Manager @ Cisco Careers



Requisition #: R903724
Location: UNITED STATES.CALIFORNIA.SAN JOSE
Job Title: Product Management Operations Manager
Region: AMERICAS
Area of Interest: Cisco Services (Formerly Customer Advocacy)
Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager
Flexible Work Option: No
Job Description: The Product Management Operations Manager is accountable for:

- definition and execution of the adoption strategy for ITIL best practices
- create, leverage, and delivery training to educate the Product Management organization
- support ITIL mapping exercise for TS Business Services
- alignment with AS, Marketing, CSTG,Operations, Sales and Grow Services as required
- lead the requirements definition for a next-gen Services Catalog
- oversee and contribute to the development activities related to Services Catalog

Primary deliverables:
- Creation and updating of documentation including (but not limited to) ITIL papers, role based training modules, wiki, and templates
- Participate in cross-functional teams to implement changes and improvements, as required
- Provide ongoing support to Product and Program Managers who execute and enforce the process, respectively
- create and update business and system requirements document for the Services Catalog, when required

Requirements:
- BS or BA or 5+ years of equivalent experience
- 2+ years experience managing a Corporate wide program.
- Proficient in MS-Office tools, including Visio
- ITIL version 3 (or above) certification
- Excellent communication skills (written, oral, interpersonal)
- Ability to influence cross-functional teams without direct authority
- Excellent interpersonal skills

Job Openings for Process Owner - Product Management Operating Model @ Cisco Careers



Requisition #: R903708
Location: UNITED STATES.CALIFORNIA.SAN JOSE
Job Title: Process Owner - Product Management Operating Model
Region: AMERICAS
Area of Interest: Cisco Services (Formerly Customer Advocacy)
Level of Experience: Experienced - Non Manager
Flexible Work Option: No
Job Description: Cisco is seeking a Process Owner for the Product Management organization.

This position is responsible for:

- definition and execution of the product development methodology
- measurement of adoption of internal processes
- exception processing support
- alignment with other Product Management groups, as well as Engineering, Marketing and Operations

Primary deliverables:
- Creation and updating of documentation including (but not limited to) process maps, role based training modules, wiki, and process templates.
- Facilitate cross-funcional teams to implement changes and improvements, as required
- Provide ongoing support to Product and Program Managers who execute and enforce the process, respectively
- Ensure we are on track in our cultural transformation from a Technology-driven to a Market-driven product management organization