Cisco Technical Leader - L3 Forwarding in Bangalore, India

Technical Leader - L3 Forwarding

  • Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Networking

  • Job Id 1247027

Team that you will be working with:

DCSG focuses specifically on datacenter networking solutions. The product and solution portfolio includes high performance fixed and modular Nexus family of switches, orchestration, and monitoring and data analytics software. The key products in the portfolio are Nexus 7000, 7700, 5600, 6000, 2000 datacenter switches.

What You’ll Do

You will be responsible for leading a team to analyse, design, develop, implement and maintain features in the N7K platform in the L3 forwarding area. You will also be technically handling customer escalations and guiding the team technically to resolve customer issues quickly and efficiently all the while keeping the management/customer informed of the progress. You will be directly responsible for customer sentiments in L3 forwarding area.

Required skills:

  • Your expertise in unicast/multicast forwarding is a must.

  • Strong knowledge of L3 networking concepts and protocols.

  • You should have excellent coding and debugging skills in C. Knowledge of python is an added bonus.

  • Consistent track record in debugging and analyzing complex customer deployments and understand technical issues

  • You should have superb communication skills and excel in a team environment.

  • This position requires a minimum of Bachelors in computer science or engineering plus a minimum of 14-15 years of meaningful software development experience.

Why Cisco

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Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and 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.