Satyapriya Sharma

Manager, Customer Scenario Testing

Security Technology Group

Satya has been with Cisco for 14 years. Worked with VoIP, IOS Routing/Switching, Advance Services and Security Business Unit as a dev-test engineer, team lead and manager. Was one of the first few engineers to work on High Availability and PSIRTS when these were introduced.

As a Advance services manager, Satya managed 24x7 global operations, support, documentation teams.

Currently part of the Security Business Unit, managing the Customer Scenario test team for ASA and SourceFire (NGFW, NGIPS) Products and releases.

Satya is Passionate about STEM programs for women and giving back in any shape or form ! She is the New England Chapter Lead for Women In Science and Engineering (WISE) ERO in Cisco and is active participant for Cisco Wide Women programs like Connected Women, Women in Cyber Security . She loves to spend time with her family , traveling, dancing and cooking - you may see her on one of the chopped episodes - look out !


January 29, 2016


What’s YOUR Mantra?

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“Put your oxygen mask before others.” I have heard this mantra again and again this year in different women’s conferences and seminars.  And this was the first message from

August 20, 2015


4 Ways Women Can Be a Ninja at Work

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I recently became a Ninja. That’s right. A Cisco Security Ninja. You can be a Ninja too! The Cisco Security Ninja Program (http://wwwin-csdl.cisco.com/ninja_dojo/) confirms lessons learned and challenges participants to reach for higher degrees of competence and proficiency in product security. The program offers four distinct “belt” levels, each one increasing your security knowledge and […]