Senior Software Engineer Proofpoint
Senior Software Engineer ? Threat Response
Proofpoint is looking for excellent software engineers to join the Threat Response team, newly formed from the recent acquisition of the startup NetCitadel.
Proofpoint Threat Response is a new product that 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 manual security response processes and lead to delays or errors 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.
Engineers on the Threat Response team have full-stack responsibility for developing software utilizing multiple platforms, so technical flexibility is important. We are working on a new product so there will be many opportunities to be creative and innovate in this role. Ideal candidates will have broad technical experience in multiple areas, creative problem-solving skills, a love for coding and technology and a healthy dose of self-motivation. Everybody on the team is passionate about their work and we?re looking for similarly motivated ?get stuff done? kind of people to join us.
Take end-to-end ownership of design and implementation of Windows client software.
Write great production-ready code on schedule.
Play well with others! Be a great teammate and help us maintain our positive culture.
Be ready to adapt and pitch in on other projects as needed.
Interact with other teams within the company as needed to support customers.
Deep knowledge of Windows internals and application development required
Strong coding skills in C/C++ required
Know at least one other coding skill well (have you ?learned how to learn??)
Experience shipping software to customers as part of a team
Be motivated, detail-oriented, have the ability to thrive in a team environment
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Experience with web application development a plus
Experience with Java or Ruby on Rails a plus
Proofpoint, Inc. helps the largest and most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive data. Founded in 2002 by the former CTO of Netscape and headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Proofpoint was funded by top Silicon Valley investors, including Benchmark Capital and Mohr Davidow Ventures before going public in 2012.
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