Sr. Manager, Engineering Proofpoint
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Proofpoint is a leading security-as-a-service provider that delivers an integrated suite of cloud and big-data based threat protection solutions, providing information security and governance to the most successful companies in the world. Their pioneering use of innovative cloud-based technologies including big-data analytics, machine learning, dynamic malware analysis and advanced encryption provides Proofpoint customers with superior protection against the latest advanced threats.
Proofpoint is looking for an innovative, but pragmatic Engineering Manager to be a hands-on leader of the growing engineering team responsible for Proofpoint?s threat and spam protection system. Thousands of mid and large enterprises including 20 of the Fortune 50 companies depend on these products and technologies to protect millions of end-users and their most sensitive communications. As a leader, he/she will be responsible for scaling, maturing, and evolving this technology to meet the needs of Proofpoint?s rapidly expanding customer base and product line.
Define and deliver world-class, cloud-based services capable of scaling to 10,000s of thousands of customers, 10s of millions of users and 100s of billions of events.
Develop aggressive, yet pragmatic strategies to evolve current products and components to meet changing market and scale requirements.
Recruit and retain world class technical talent
Collaborate with Proofpoint senior management team and customers to define future product strategies and priorities
Build repeatable agile development and release capability to enable sustained innovation
5+ years of experience leading enterprise software engineering teams (6-10 developers)
Proven track-record of delivering great products and/or cloud services
Experience working on SaaS and RESTful web services.
Must have a proven track record delivering products to enterprise customers and/or products used to process millions/billions of real-time events and in keeping with high quality standards.
Experience with modern, cloud-oriented technology stacks such as Cassandra and ElasticSearch
Experience applying real-time data analytics to solve threat protection, fraud detection, fault analysis, revenue optimization or similar problem area a plus.
Experience with Agile (or similar) development methodologies
Ability to drive a culture of accountability while creating a highly innovative workplace.
Adept at working across boundaries and developing collaborations internally and externally.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple complex projects at the same time.
Demonstrated ability to scale and take on increasing responsibilities
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
BSCS, MSCS, or PhD; or equivalent experience
Strong customer orientation
Organized ? can juggle multiple priorities and complexity
Comfortable working with and supporting peer engineering teams
Comfort working in dynamically evolving environment
Is comfortable talking about past failures and learning from them
Not afraid to get hands ?dirty?
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.
Please note that Proofpoint does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Services Agreement, Proofpoint will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Proofpoint explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
||892 Ross Drive |
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
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