Engineering

Software Engineer - Back End

Are you passionate about working on products that make a difference for your customers? Do you enjoy building large scale applications? Do you value working in an environment where you're empowered to make key technical decisions across a full stack of technologies? If so, a role on Splunk SOAR team would be a great fit for you. 

Splunk Cloud SOAR (Security Orchestration Automation and Response) is next-generation, cloud-native, multi-tenant where we are building and operating products critical to our customers' security and operations.

Cloud SOAR is still in the very early development phases which means that you will have the opportunity to help us build a new product from the ground up by designing, building and operating a product that directly supports security analysts all across the world! 

 We are a passionate team who care deeply about our customers and our teammates. In this role, you will work directly with Product Management, our Design Team, our Customers and other engineering teams to help derive the best experience for the customer. We have a lean process that focuses on empowering and serving our engineers as opposed to just directing them.

If staying technically challenged and learning from others is meaningful to you, you'll love our internal technical seminars and company-wide hackathons.

 Responsibilities 

Achieve a deep knowledge of our product architecture, usage patterns, and real world use-cases in order to better understand what solutions will bring value to our customers

Develop new product features, clarify and improve designs, and help put together a plan for how to make it happen (using Agile Methodologies).

Collaborate closely with Product Management and members of our team to design and create comprehensive end-to-end user workflows

Keep product quality top of mind by extensively using Continuous Integration/Continuous Development (CI/CD), testing technologies (unit, functional, performance), and best practices to ensure that the product is of high quality while continuously deployed in the cloud to our customers

 Requirements 

  1. Programming experience using languages such as Java, Python, C/C++ or Go
  2. Familiarity with distributed message queues such as Kafka. 
  3. Exposure to working with cloud environments (AWS, Azure, GCP) and container ecosystems (Docker and Kubernetes)
  4. Familiarity with any of the backend application development frameworks such as Django, Flask etc
  5. Knowledge of distributed computing architectures and principles that solve for scalability, performance, redundancy and reliability
  6. Experienced with an Agile DevOps engineering environment that effectively uses CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins, GitLab, etc.)
  7. Ability to learn new technologies quickly and to understand a wide variety of technical challenges to be solved
  8. Experience with multi-tenant architectures, microservices is a plus
  9. BS EE or CS degree with 2 + years related experience or Masters degree 

What We Offer You 

A constant stream of new things for you to learn. We're always expanding into new areas, bringing in open source projects and contributing back, and exploring new technologies.

A set of exceptionally talented and dedicated peers, all the way from engineering to product management and customer support.

Growth and mentorship. We believe in growing engineers through ownership and leadership opportunities. We also believe mentors help both sides of the equation.

A stable, collaborative and supportive work environment.

Fun. It is one of our core tenets.

Work life balance, with efficient work from home environments today and modern offices standing by for future times.

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying. 

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