Women Impact Tech

Senior SRE/DevOps Engineer - Cloud Security

    San Jose, CA

About the Role:

Cisco Cloud Security is a leading provider of Network Security and DNS services, enabling the world to connect to the Internet with confidence on any device, anywhere, anytime. Our approach is twofold; first Umbrella, our cloud-delivered security service, blocks advanced attacks including malware, botnets, and phishing threats, while our predictive intelligence engine uses machine learning to automate protection against newly-discovered threats before they can reach our customers. Today, we handle more than 80 billion daily Internet requests from 65 million+ users around the world. Our global network has proven reliability and adds no latency. We protect each and every one of our customers’ devices globally without any hardware to install or software to maintain. We are looking for talented engineers to help us launch the next generation of cloud-delivered security services, and deliver a stronger offering with unprecedented customer experience.

Our full stack team is a mix of software, systems, and UI engineers who are passionate about automation and building at scale. We take great pride in developing and operating robust, fault tolerant and fast network security services that can protect users anywhere, anytime. We work closely with our customers and frequently include them in the decision-making process. We collaborate often with other Cloud Security teams (formally OpenDNS) to deliver industry leading cloud based security solutions that are easy to deploy and simple to manage.


  • Develop tools and frameworks to enable continuous delivery to the cloud.
  • Identify, influence and drive product architecture, to achieve and surpass SLOs.
  • Help improve operational practices to minimize service disruptions.
  • Maintain and operate services by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health.
  • Design and implement debugging and logging systems at scale.
  • Build and maintain automated systems for testing, deploying and monitoring. Essential Skills.


  • Cloud operations experience with a SaaS product in a large scale 24x7 production environment.
  • Experience scaling complex systems for operational resiliency.
  • Strong Linux and AWS experience.
  • Continuous Integration/Delivery tools such as Jenkins, Docker, Ansible, Prometheus.
  • Automating cloud infrastructure using tools such as Terraform, Consul, Nomad, Kubernetes.
  • Demonstrable skills in some of the following languages: Python, Go, Bash.
  • Experience in an Agile environment.

Meet Cisco

#WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our talents to work as a team and make a difference powering an inclusive future for all. We embrace digital, and help our customers implement change in their digital businesses. Some may think we’re “old” (36 years strong) and only about hardware, but we’re also a software company. And a security company.