Cisco is offering an outstanding opportunity to be part of the Cloud Security engineering team - a small, innovative team with an agile low process and high-efficiency culture. We are looking for a Engineering Leader with high energy and excellent work ethics who can combine the technical acumen of public cloud engineering with strong leadership skills.
The team is playing a crucial part in leading breakthrough cloud-delivered security capabilities to the thousands of Cisco’s current and future customers worldwide. Today, we handle more than 80 billion daily Internet requests from 65 million+ users around the world. Our cloud-delivered services cover a wide spectrum of security services spanning - Secure Internet Gateway, DNS security, CASB, etc
Working at Cisco Cloud Security means being surrounded by passionate, intelligent, and creative people that are determined to disrupt the Internet security industry with creative ideas, world-class research and outstanding products and services. It’s a place where the best ideas are quickly transformed into products, features, campaigns, and company-wide practices, so it won’t be long before you witness the results of your hard work.
Manage a sizable organization of spanning multiple software engineering teams.
Partner with Product Management and other business functions to execute on an aggressive roadmap.
Provide operational support and on-call coverage for components under the group’s responsibility.
Be a technically proficient leader, capable of evaluating solutions suggested by the team, and driving the right course of action through in-depth understanding of the subject matter.
Foster innovation – proactively identify and encourage new ideas.
Develop people and build world class teams
Collaborate closely with teams around the globe and execute/participate in cross-site projects as vital.
Hire teams, drive talent development, and performance management.
Required Experience and Skills
12+ years of relevant work experience, with at least 2 years in engineering leadership role managing mid size team
Experience in developing and operating cloud native SaaS products, ideally in AWS, optionally in Azure / Google Cloud.
Good understanding of product development , microservices architectures and patterns in a highly scaled environment
Experience with technologies such as Angular, Python, Java, Postgres, Redis, RabbitMQ, Kafka, AWS
Knowledge of DevOps process and automation tools
Knowledge of critical issue management, prioritizing monitoring strategy and on-call duties.
Understanding of cost modeling, the economics of SaaS products.
Understanding of modern agile practices, and a track record of implementing them within R&D groups
Capable of influencing and encouraging a high-performance culture.
Lean delivery philosophy, capable of driving innovation and experimentation in Engineering.