It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!
We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business. The Role
At Proofpoint, you will find an environment where innovation comes from creative collaboration and where everyone is empowered to go fast and have fun. If you find joy making the impossible possible you will feel right at home with our team! The Security Products Group is the core of Proofpoint's success, and you will be contributing to our efforts to do what we do, even better.
We are looking for a Software Engineer who is an outstanding team player with a positive attitude, and high energy, to help us deliver state of the art products. Someone that want to grow herself, the product and the team. We're looking for someone with the ability to work independent and communicate clearly and effectively with team members.Your day-to-day
What you bring to the team
- You understand the complexities and tradeoffs for building systems with 99.999% availability
- Design/Code/Test based on user stories, and product defects
- Contribute to software design and code reviews
- Solid understanding of algorithms & data structures along with their runtime complexities
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Introduce and influence process improvements and act as an agent for change to the organization
- BS Degree in CS, or similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience
- 5+ years software development experience
- Full Stack developer, while you may love the backend, you are not shy of the UI
- Good experience in LINUX/UNIX and any scripting language (Ruby / Perl / Python) or Java
- High accountability and a track record of delivering high quality game changing products
- Low ego and someone who puts the team and the organization first. You have strong opinions that are loosely held
- Challenges status quo and looks for continuous improvement in systems and processes
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!