Who You'll Work With
Our Cloud CTO team evaluates and contributes to Open Source software projects, focused on Networking and Cloud Solutions. Technology to include OpenStack, Kubernetes, Istio and more.
What You'll Do
The Cloud CTO team is looking for a Software Engineer to develop cutting edge solutions and be responsible for showcasing the technologies to customers and other teams within Cisco.
Work with Open Source communities to develop your ideas. Engaging with customers to deliver on Hybrid Cloud solutions, you will work with cross functional business teams (Sales, Marketing, Partner Org, Corporate Strategy) as well as product managers, engineering and customers to support global deployments. You will have a blast working across multiple customer engagements and provide product feedback to engineering while supporting direct sales on qualified opportunities. You should have the ability to take complex topics and make them easy to understand. Your excellent communication skills will have a direct impact in propagating Cisco’s Multicloud Strategy, and you will move key metrics for the organization that are highly visible across Cisco’s leadership team.
Activities include, but are not limited to:
Design, document and implement features in an Open Source environment primary using Go and Python
Use the Agile process for the software development lifecycle
Participate in technical discussions and provide innovation to the product
Conduct and participate in peer design/code reviews
Work closely with the field to propagate our Multicloud and Hybrid Cloud strategy
Support customer & partner engagements.
Developing technical collateral, including white papers, technical slide decks, and presentations
Presenting at trade shows and conferences such as KubeCon and OpenStack
Support customer feedback & feature requests process with insights gained during your engagement with customers & partners
Working with engineering to define product requirements and feature priorities
Testing new technologies/releases in the lab
Who You Are
B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related technical field
Programming and/or scripting experience and familiarity with DevOps tools, Go, Python
Deep knowledge of Open Source software development
In-depth understanding of both on-prem and public cloud capabilities
Must be able to demonstrate confidence in architecture, engineering, operations, and security discussions
Proven ability to understand complex and in-depth level technical situations, related business challenges, and be able to communicate strategies for effective solutions
Excellent communications skills and comfort/experience presenting
Ability to distill complex technical concepts into understandable language
Domestic / International Travel required ~5%
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