Icehouse, the 9th release of OpenStack, is out! Thanks to the 1200+ contributors.    OpenStack Icehouse

This is NOT an entry level position ans we require a MINIMUM of 5 years directly related post graduation work experience.

POSITION SUMMARY:
OpenStack@Cisco is an emerging initiative at Cisco focused on working with the OpenStack community to create game changing open source cloud infrastructure software. Cisco's objectives include providing leadership in the definition and development of network capabilities in OpenStack, insuring that OpenStack installations can take advantage of Cisco's industry leading compute and networking technologies, and playing a role in the success of the OpenStack project and ecosystem as a whole.

We are seeking great software engineers who are interested in joining our OpenStack based Cloud project, responsible for developing a highly scalable Cloud platform based on OpenStack. As a member of this team, you will be working in a collaborative "startup like" model with a team of recognized experts. This is an excellent opportunity to become a key contributor to OpenStack projects, while creating the next generation of network-centric cloud architectures.

This Software Engineer will have the following responsibilities:

This position reports to the Director responsible for Engineering for this Cloud platform, as part of Cisco's Cloud CTO team.

The ideal candidate will have good knowledge of software frameworks and processes. He/she will have good software engineering experience in designing, developing and delivering software test/diagnostic suites. Relevant experience should include successfully delivering software projects on schedule.

The ideal candidate must be passionate about working on a fast paced team, and dedicated to making great things happen.

Required Experience, Skills, and Characteristics include: