Senior Cloud Software Engineer - 1389700

February 06, 2023 - Remote

Why you’ll love Cisco

We change the World; you will become passionate about your employer and the brand you represent. Everything is converging on the Internet, making networked connections more meaningful than ever before in our lives. Our employees’ groundbreaking ideas impact everything. Here, that means we take creative ideas from the drawing board to dynamic solutions that have real world impact.

You’ll collaborate with Cisco leaders, partner with mentors, and develop incredible relationships with colleagues who share your interest in connecting the unconnected. You’ll be part a team that cares about its customers, enjoys having fun, and you’ll take part in changing the lives of those in our local communities. Come prepared to be encouraged and inspired.

Are you passionate about solving dynamic cybersecurity problems? How about building systems to handle tons of data that is constantly growing? Come join Cisco’s Talos Data Analytics and Engineering Organization.

Who we are

The Talos Data Analytics and Engineering organization plays a pivotal role in providing critical security intelligence, data, and tools to both Cisco security research teams and customers.

Role and Responsibilities

We are looking for an outstanding senior software engineer to help develop our products, e.g., a highly motivated, disciplined, creative, and ambitious engineer to deliver high-availability, high-performance web and data services.

You have a track record of success, an excellent work ethic, and a can-do attitude. You have the passion to go after complex technical challenges and hold yourself and others to the highest standards. You truly believe that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts. You demonstrate your dedication to having a positive impact on the team through your daily interactions with members of your team. You deliver results, and foster integrity and trust.


  • Typically, Bachelors and 7 years of related experience or Masters and 4 years of related experience, or equivalent experience.
  • In depth experience with building and operating highly available and distributed cloud SaaS platforms
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience with programming in Python, Java
  • Hands-on experience with large-scale, distributed systems, and NoSQL databases
  • Someone coming for full stack background.
  • Experience administering Linux, comfortable with bash, data analytics
  • Experience with managing well performing data streams, databases, data stores
  • Hands-on experience with cloud infrastructures such as AWS, Google Compute, or Azure.
  • Experience running docker containers
  • Familiarity with API driven software architecture.
  • Familiarity with Datadog/AppDynamics for observability

Good to have

  • Experience with infrastructure automation using Terraform
  • Experience building packages for CI/CD pipelines
  • Familiarity with federal compliance requirements (SOC2 and/or fedRAMP) in a DevOps environment

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference. Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays, and learns, but our edge comes from our people. Our People Are The Heart of Cisco.

Cisco is proud to be an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

We see inclusion and diversity as essential to fueling the power of connection. Learn about inclusion and collaboration in action at Cisco. Diversity, Inclusion and Collaboration at Cisco.

Benefits and Perks

We strive to keep our teams happy and healthy. Many roles have the option to be Remote or Hybrid. Cisco provides competitive pay, excellent medical, dental and vision coverage, 401(k) match, 20 days of paid time off plus holidays, support for parents and paid time to volunteer. View the benefits overview. Benefits and Perks - Cisco.

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Cisco COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

The health and safety of Cisco’s employees, customers, and partners is a top priority. Our goal is to protect and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 infection for strong business resiliency during the pandemic. Therefore, Cisco may require new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 if the role requires business-related travel, meeting with customers/partners (including visiting third-party sites on behalf of Cisco), attending trade events, and Cisco office entry, unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law, and in countries where COVID-19 vaccination is legally required. The company will consider legally required accommodations/exceptions for medical, religious, and other reasons as per the requirements of the role and in accordance with applicable law. Additional information will be provided to candidates about the requirements and accommodation process at the offer time based on region.

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