Glocomms is partnered with a global technology platform in the search for a highly technical software engineer focused on network security. This position will be a senior member of a team that is responsible for creating and enhancing network security products that encompass DDoS Defense, Web Application Security, Bot Management, Network Detection and Response, and more for a cutting-edge platform.
- Design and implement scalable, high-performance software components and systems for network security products.
- Conduct thorough research and analysis of network security threats and vulnerabilities to guide product development.
- Architect and develop innovative solutions for DDoS Defense, Web Application Security, Bot Management, Network Detection and Response, and other relevant areas.
- Lead and mentor junior software engineers, providing technical guidance and ensuring best practices are followed.
- Participate in code reviews and provide constructive feedback to ensure the quality and security of the codebase.
- Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in network security technologies and industry trends to drive innovation within the team.
- 5+ years experience in software development with a focus on network security products or related areas.
- Strong knowledge of network protocols, TCP/IP stack, routing, and switching technologies.
- Proficiency in programming languages such as C/C++, Python, Java, or Go.
- In-depth understanding of network security concepts, including DDoS mitigation techniques, web application security, bot detection, and network threat analysis.
- Experience with security frameworks and tools such as WAF, IDS/IPS, SIEM, and threat intelligence platforms.
- Solid understanding of cloud computing platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP) and their security implications.
- Familiarity with DevOps practices, continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines, and containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).
- Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to analyze complex network security issues.
- Strong communication and collaboration skills to work effectively within a team and interact with stakeholders.
- B.S. in Computer Science or related field required; advanced degree preferred.
- Experience in developing network security solutions for large-scale enterprise environments.
- Knowledge of machine learning and data analysis techniques for network security.
- Familiarity with open-source security projects and contributions to the security community.
- Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CEH, or CCNP Security.
Urgent role: This is a high priority hire for a user-centric technology platform with millions of daily engagements globally. Successful candidates will be highly technical with a strong passion for developing cutting-edge, secure software products to help protect enterprises and individuals from cyber threats.
Applications should be willing to work 2-3 days per week on site in the San Jose area. Relocation assistance is available for qualified individuals.