Posts Tagged ‘recruiting’

Coffee and Camaraderie

As part of an employee appreciation initiative, we enlisted the expertise of San Francisco coffee institution – Sightglass Coffee. Cisco SF employees were lucky to experience exciting sessions with the esteemed local coffee roaster. 

Below, Sightglass barista Annie draws a rapt audience for her lesson in making a perfect – or acceptable – espresso shot.


She demonstrates expert techniques in espresso art, much to our dismay and amazement.


One of our own engineers Ben tries his hand at applying the prescribed 30 lbs of pressure and makes a passable attempt at espresso art.

Ben espresso art

On a later date, the folks at Cisco SF HQ were graced with an in-house Sightglass coffee bar.


The carefully crafted coffee beverages were complemented by a tantalizing array of Sandbox Bakery pastries:


All part of a complete San Francisco breakfast:


As always, we’re hiring.

Our Engineering Team Wants to Meet You

The Cisco Meraki team is hiring engineers — smart and talented folks straight out of university, as well as seasoned professionals for front-end, back-end and more!

If you’re currently a student at one of the below universities, Cisco Meraki engineers are headed your way.


University of Texas at Austin
9/16/2013 | Career Fair
9/18/2013 | Tech Talk hosted by Sean Rhea, Back-end Team

Carnegic Mellon University
9/17/2013 | Career Fair
9/18/2013 | Tech Talk – hosted by Chris Mar, Back-end Team

Cornell University
9/18/2013 | Career Fair
9/19/2013 | Tech Talk – hosted by Ethan Atkins, Retail Analytics Team

University of California, Berkeley
9/19/2013 | Career Fair – Undergrad
10/17/2013 | Career Fair – PhD and Masters

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
9/19/2013 | Tech Talk – hosted by John Bicket, VP of Engineering
9/20/2013 | Career Fair

California Institute of Technology
10/15/2013 | Career Fair
10/16/2013 | Tech Talk – hosted by Chris Mar, Back-end Team


Our interview process is pretty simple:

If we think you’d make a good addition to the team after a round of on-campus interviews, we invite you and other potential devs out to our San Francisco office for a weekend to get a feel for the atmosphere that they’d be working in and the people they’d be having lunch with.


Apply for your dream job here:

Formal Friday at Meraki Support

Our support team works hard ensuring that our customers have a great experience when they contact us, but they also know how to have a good time. First Fridays of the month are Formal Friday, and they dress appropriately. Here are a few members of the team modeling their threads:

Now when you call support on Fridays, not only will you get the same great attention, you’ll be talking with someone on the other line that looks like a million bucks. And if you want to be part of this snazzy team, drop us a line.