Proofpoint Senior Software Engineer in Indianapolis, Indiana
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.
As a Senior Software Engineer on our threat intelligence team, you will be building massive-scale systems used by Fortune 100 customers which contain everything our company knows about the threat landscape. This development will include powering both search & explore use cases across our cloud data, as well as obtaining customer-specific data using their infrastructure. This is a uniquely-challenging role: we empower small teams to make large impacts, the scale of our data is legitimately huge, and we're building product to help customers to hunt for a needle in a haystack. This full-time position is based in Indianapolis, IN.
Build prototypes and implement algorithms that run over billions of threat-related records using technologies like Spark, Scala, and Kubernetes
Build systems that interface with our distributed database infrastructure and incoming streams of threat data making use of tech like Kafka, Spark, and Flink
Create API routes and web pages that communicate our threat intelligence in a clean, effective manner
Write automation code that deploys and monitors your systems in the cloud
Evaluate new design & code patterns regularly; learn new techniques and technologies as a result of peer review and mentorship; share what you have learned with your peers
What you bring to the team
Prior experience with one or more JVM languages: Java, Scala, or similar
Prior experience working with large databases (e.g. planning queries, designing new tables to hold millions of records)
Knowledge of cloud computing platforms like EC2, or similar
Strong conviction to solve critical business problems in an efficient manner, building on your experience in a mature software development lifecycle (SDLC)
Prior experience & a working knowledge with service deployments on Linux
A B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or related field
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!
At Proofpoint, we have a passion for protecting people, data, and brands from today’s advanced threats and compliance risks. We hire the best people in the business to:
Build and enhance our proven security platform
Blend innovation and speed in a constantly evolving cloud architecture
Analyze new threats and offer deep insight through data-driven intel
Collaborate with customers to help solve their toughest security challenges
We are singularly devoted to helping our customers protect what matters most. That’s why we’re a leader in next-generation cybersecurity—and why more than half of the Fortune 100 trust us as a security partner.
Proofpoint is an equal opportunity employer, we hire without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability.
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