Senior Software Engineer

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Proofpoint, Inc.
Software, Engineer, Engineering, Computer, Java, Python
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

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

As a Senior Software Engineer for the Threat Intelligence Engineering team, you will work with high caliber teams to make the vision come true for Proofpoint. The right person will have a passion for development and have helped to build highly scalable cloud applications. You have an eagerness to learn and pick new technologies as required. You have no problems questioning status quo and can convince/mentor the team to think differently. You believe that code not complete until it has been fully tested by you. You thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment comfortable with changes in direction. You can help figure out the difference between what your consumers want versus what they really need.

Your day-to-day
  • As the senior member of the Threat Intelligence Engineering team, you will be working closely with cross functional teams
  • Mentor junior engineers in the team, recommend suitable technologies, be a role model for engineering best practices
  • You can independently analyze requirements, design and build scalable products with 24x7 availability


What you bring to the team
  • Bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science
  • 5+ years of experience in large scale software development
  • Strong problem-solving skills with entrepreneurial attitude.
  • Experience with Kafka
  • Good understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • Have built systems at scale in the past and is very comfortable dealing with millions of requests.
  • Good understanding of database concepts both in the relational and nosql world
  • Be able to design and code - clean, elegant web services in Java/Python
  • Experience with real time streaming applications is a plus
  • In-depth understanding of running production service with 24/7 support, monitoring.
  • Able to act as an independent technical lead on complex projects collaborating well with the team
  • Excellent communication skills

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If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!


Company Information

Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ: PFPT) is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies around the world stop targeted threats, safeguard their data, and make their users more resilient against cyber attacks. Leading organizations of all sizes, including more than half of the Fortune 1000, rely on Proofpoint for people-centric security and compliance solutions that mitigate their most critical risks across email, the cloud, social media, and the web.
Dice Id : RTL542869
Position Id : R2627
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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