What You'll Do
As a Front-End developer you will work on various innovation projects, with a focus on networking, IoT, data centers, cybersecurity and Cloud.
You will collaborate within a diverse team (internally as well as externally to Cisco), to develop new technologies :
Collaborate with business units, customers and partners to drive product designs from concept to implementation
Implement platform UI infrastructures in simple, scalable ways to deliver an intuitive user experience for end-users
Build diagrams, wireframes, detailed visual mockups and prototypes to communicate high-level design strategies and detailed interaction behaviors
Who You'll Work With
The Chief Technology & Architecture Office (CTAO) engineering team explores new business opportunities, technologies and architectures that make a meaningful difference for Cisco and the industry based on customer feedback, proof of concepts, and co-
innovation with business owners & ecosystem partners. CTAO oversees architectural governance and drives company-wide alignment of innovation activities through partnerships, external engagements, and community building.
You will be part of the European Co-Innovation team in Switzerland, to incubate and develop new technologies, and bring them to market.
The high impact projects are typically delivered in small groups that iterate rapidly while collaborating intensively with the various business units, customers and partners.
Because of the wide diversity of projects, members of our team are continuously learning and growing their skills and knowledge.
Who You Are
MSc in Computer Science with a focus on Human Centered Design / Interaction or related field
Minimum of 10 years work experience of which last 5+ years prototyping software, doing front-end development and working with front and backend developers on implementations
Diverse experience in multiple companies and verticals (start-ups considered a plus)
Able to show a portfolio or samples of work demonstrating experience creating effective user-centered design solutions with measurable results
Experience with popular front-end technologies like React, Angular, Vue,
Experience with designing for big data and data visualization considered a plus
Ability to communicate and discuss ideas with different audiences : tech-agnostic users, executives, specialized engineers,
Manage different projects simultaneously, at different stages of development
Experience with Web Containers such as NodeJS, Tomcat
Experience in design thinking, and lean development methodologies like Scrum / Kanban a strong plus
Expertise in using industry-standard design and prototyping tools like Figma, Axure, Invision
Ability to leverage metrics, optimization, and qualitative and quantitative research to inform and validate design decisions considered a plus.
Fluent in written and spoken English
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