What You'll Do
Cisco's Customer Experience (CX) Automation Delivery team is looking for a Software Developer to work in a small virtual team to design, build, test and integrate the Automation & Orchestration solutions. The team works with large Service Provider and Enterprise customers to help transform their networks to virtualized, automated, cloud-enabled, self-healing and secure network systems.
The Automation solutions cover both physical and virtual infrastructure including Network Function Virtualization (NFV), Hardware/Software Disaggregation, Cloud, DC, WAN, Mobility and Security infrastructure.
The Software Developer role is to work in a small team of software developers working on Automation solutions leveraging software products & tools from both Cisco and non-Cisco (OpenSource, 3rd party) vendors. The Automation solutions may be comprised of software products & tools such as Tailf-NSO, NFV solutions to automate Cisco and 3rd party Virtual Nework Functions (VNFs), Ansible, OpenStack, Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP), Integration Middleware, Workflow Management and UI/Portal systems.
Who You'll Work With
The Team interacts with Customer, Business Units, Sales team and Technical Services during the lifecycle of a project through Presales scoping/Proof-Of-Concept/Project delivery/Optimization. The role is to work in a small team of software SMEs spread globally.
We are comprised of Automation Architects, Software Development Leads and Software Developers who work on customer's software integration, automation & orchestration projects. The work activities are;
* To understand customer requirements,
* Advise customer on possible solution options
* Design the solution
* Implementation of solution using Cisco and 3rd party products with potential extensions and customizations,
* Integrate into existing customer's OSS/BSS systems,
* Package and deploy solution in the target environments
* Perform integration, system & acceptance testing in various non-production as well as in a customer's production environment
* Provide day-2 support and ongoing optimization.
Who You Are
The role of Software Developer is work in a small team of software developers & automation architects to build and deliver integration, automation & orchestration solutions. Internally, the person works with the virtual team of developers and testers and externally, the person may work with customer's technical leads and middle management.
* You should be able to perform the following activities: comprehension of solution requirements & documentation, solution architecture & design, Test-Driven and Behavior Driven development (TDD/BDD), software customization, software deployment architecture and software packaging, integration, system and customer acceptance testing for the customer's software solution.
* You will be experienced on Agile Software Development methodology.
* You should have prior experience (about 3-5 years) of delivering on complex and highly scalable software projects.
* You should have strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations. The person should be self-motivated and able to work independently and/or in support of small teams
The person should have skillsets on most of these software technologies:
* Hands on experience with software integration - Web Services (SOAP/RESTful), ESBs
* Working knowledge of network & software configuration tools such as Tail-f/NSO, Ansible, Chef/Puppet
* Working knowledge of BPMN workflow engines(jBPM/Activiti or Camunda etc) is preferred
* Hands on experience with SDLC tools (Jenkins, Git, Automated Testing Frameworks)
* Working knowledge of MEAN stack (Mongo, Express, Angular & Node.JS) is preferred
* Knowledge of Virtualization & Cloud (VMware, OpenStack)
* Knowledge of Analytics with Big Data, AI, Machine Learning algorithms
* Exposure to networking architectures including DC, WAN, Campus, Mobility, Security is a plus
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