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Principal Software Engineer

Company: Proofpoint
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: August 16, 2019

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

Proofpoint Threat Response team is looking for a top tier technical leader with expertise in web application development and service architecture design. Threat Response revolutionizes how customers manage the increasing volume and complexity of cyber attacks. The explosion of new threat detection technologies are creating a huge volume of security alerts that overwhelm security operations center (SOC) analysts using manual processes, ultimately leading to user error and delayed responses to real threats that can land companies in the headlines.Threat Response closes the gap between cyber attack detection and containment by providing a platform that unifies security infrastructure, allowing customers to analyze and respond to security events in real time.

Proofpoint's Threat Response is one of the fastest growing products in the market. We are a fast-paced, high-energy team with a passion for building world-class products. The team has a highly collaborative culture that values the craftsmanship of writing great software and solving big problems. We are looking for an engineering leader who will guide us to the next revolution of the product.

Most engineers on the team have a full-stack responsibility, and we are looking for candidate who can drive significant impact across the product on scalability, performance, reliability, and usability for our customers.

Ideal candidates will have broad technical experience in multiple areas, scaling up products, multi-tenancy, creative problem-solving skills, and a love for coding and technology. Everybody on the team is passionate about their work, and we're looking for "like-minded", "get stuff done" kind of engineer to herd us.

Your day-to-day


  • Take end-to-end ownership of the design and implementation of core product functionality and key technical initiatives
  • Become a key decision-maker for all things related to product architecture
  • Mentor junior members of the team
  • Play well with others!
  • Be a great teammate and help us maintain our positive culture

    What you bring to the team

    • Experience with designing and implementing enterprise grade product
    • Strong coding skills in an object-oriented language required (Java, Python, Ruby, C++/C)
    • Have many \"been there, done that\" stories related to shipping and maintaining major software products for customers
    • Have strong proficiency in SQL database
    • Have deep Linux System level knowledge
    • Familiarity with virtualization and/or Container technology
    • Be motivated, detail-oriented, and have the ability to rally a team
    • Be a good mentor and role model for junior engineers

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

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