Platform Software Architect Alert Logic
Are you driven to create cutting edge technologies to solve distributed systems problems? Do you live and breathe scalable and fault-tolerant production data analysis and processing technologies? Have you designed and implemented infrastructure to enable large-scale data analytics and statistical processing? Have you been searching for a team that shares your core software engineering values: passion, fundamentals, craftsmanship, ownership and effortless collaboration?
The Platform Lead Engineer/Architect works to deliver groundbreaking technologies that are a critical part of the Alert Logic Security as a Service (SaaS) products. Alert Logic collects and retains data from over 2300 customer networks, including log, IDS events, netflow, etc., and performs real-time and batch processing to deliver security and compliance outcomes for our customers. In this role, you will lead the technical direction in the one or more of the following technology areas:
Design and extend our scalable map-reduce computing platform
Scale our storage technology from managing petabytes, to 10s or even 100s of petabytes of data
Transport, control and management of 10s of thousands of appliances and 1 million+ agents
Research and develop solutions around emerging hardware technologies (e.g. SSDs, GPUs, etc.)
Alert Logic is looking to fill a Lead Engineer or Architect position on the Platform Service Team.
Expert design and development skills in C and/or Erlang
15+ years of experience designing production distributed system infrastructure on Unix-based systems
Extensive background in systems programming, algorithms, data structures, optimization as well as essential performance tuning/testing
Demonstrated network programming skills building scalable and fault-tolerant network services
Passion for what you design and build, with a strong sense of ownership for the results of your decisions
Direct experience designing platform technology successfully leveraged by other developers
Experience designing multi-tenant, or software as a service, applications or technology platforms
Knowledge of all aspects of SQL/NoSQL databases and experience with high-volume processing
Contribution to, or solid experience with, one or more map-reduce frameworks
||Houston, TX |
Alert Logic's on-demand solutions provide the easiest way to secure networks and comply with policies and regulations by enabling our customers to detect threats, eliminate vulnerabilities, and manage log data.Investors: Access Venture Partners
, DFJ Mercury
, Hunt Ventures/Hunt BioVentures
, OCA Ventures
, Updata Partners All Jobs: at Alert Logic
Houston, TX 77056
|Company Profile:||Alert Logic is the industry's leading provider of on-demand IT compliance and security solutions. Our solutions provide mid-sized organizations with the easiest way to secure networks and comply with policies and regulations.
Our on-demand platform utilizes software-as-a-service to deliver the benefits of rapid deployment, zero maintenance, and no upfront capital costs. As a result, Alert Logic customers benefit from easy and affordable network security and compliance.
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Alert Logic is changing the way IT compliance and security solutions are designed, delivered, and utilized. |
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