What You'll Do
The INSBU nexus 9k group is looking for an experienced Technical Leader to drive existing projects and engage in new development of our Nexus 9K family.
The ideal candidate will have an ASIC design background with hands-on experience in RTL and verification, in-depth knowledge of mixed-
signal SoC development cycle and best industry practices, from specification through tape-out and lab validation, and a proven track record of success in high-
performance / high-volume semiconductor markets.
It used to be that high-speed packet forwarding was performed in dedicated ASIC designs. These days we are looking to make those ASICs more general and programmable.
P4 has been proposed as a domain-specific language for this purpose. We are seeking an individual with significant network protocol expertise to work with a small team implementing the forwarding model validation methodology.
where the intermediate representation from the front-end is applied to the target ASIC hardware.
Who You'll Work With
INSBU developed the Nexus 9000 line of data center switches and Application Centric Infrastructure, Cisco’s premier datacenter SDN solution.
Our team within INSBU is responsible for driving integration of the Nexus 9000 and ACI with open source software, including OpenStack, Docker, and Open vSwitch, to help our customers build multitenant clouds.
INSBU develops high-performance switches for the data center and for the cloud. You will be working with the team that develops the ASICs at the heart of each of these switch products.
There are only a very few teams worldwide that implement such devices. Every time you access the Internet, chances are, your data's been through one of our switches.
Who You Are
Cisco INSBU is looking for a passionate ASIC Designer to join our R&D team. This role involves working on cutting-edge high performance ASIC design from specification to RTL implementation.
The new member of our team will have direct involvement in designing complex and innovative technologies. This position offers a large scope of experience and direct involvement with complex and innovative technology In addition, there is the opportunity to work alongside a close-
knit team of seasoned software, hardware and network OS developers.
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