Principal Software Engineer MSG Cloud Email

Engineering - Burlington, MA, USA
Posting Date
Aug 01, 2018
Location
Burlington, MA, USA
Department
Engineering
Job ID
*LI-KS1

Role

Sophos makes IT security simple with next-generation solutions that protect networks, servers, and devices, wherever they are. Today, more than 100 million users in 150 countries and a global network of channel partners trust Sophos to deliver simple solutions to complex security challenges. Focused on innovation and backed by a global network of Sophos Labs threat intelligence centers and industry-leading support, Sophos delivers solutions that are simple to deploy, maintain, and manage, enabling organizations to focus on performance and growth. Sophos is cybersecurity made simple.

Role

The Principal Software Engineer works closely with engineers and architects in the Sophos Cloud Email development team and with product management to design and build the next generation Cloud Email Security solution.

The individual would be a top performing leader with the passion, experience and gravitates to effectively lead this critical technology function. The ideal candidate will be a high energy, team oriented, customer driven problem solver with prior experience in designing and implementing highly scalable and easy to use applications for small businesses and enterprises.

Main Duties

  • Provide leadership around design and implementation of large scale email threat protection software.

  • Provide mentorship around framework design to technical contributors in Burlington and offshore developers, as well as network effectively with other Sophos product teams across multiple geographies.

  • Design and implement frameworks and features that are instrumental in building Sophos’s next generation cloud architecture.

  • Participate in planning and design sessions with engineering management, architects, operations and development team leads.

  • Partner effectively with operations to ensure solutions are instrumented to be supported in the field.

Experience and Skills

  • 8+ years of JAVA, API, JavaScript, Angular JS,  Java Web Services, UI Skills, JSON.

  • Bachelors of Science in Computer Science or equivalent

  • Strong leadership skills and a proven track record of working in high performing teams.

  • Hands on experience designing and implementing

  • Experience with high-volume consumer or small business oriented solutions.

  • Experience with Agile Software Development methodologies.

  • Experience troubleshooting large scale cloud applications

  • Work with best of breed Cloud technologies (NoSQL, Elastic Search, high throughput event processing, cloud-scale data analytics, etc.)

  • Exceptionally strong written and verbal communications skills, as well as good interpersonal and organization skills.

Benefits

In most cases, the compensation package includes:

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • 401k plan
  • Vacation time
  • Gym membership compensation

Special How to Apply Instructions

To apply, please send resume to: NA.Careers@Sophos.com

If you choose to explore this opportunity, and subsequently share your CV or other personal details with Sophos, these details will be held by Sophos for 12 months in accordance with our data protection policy which can be found here and used by our recruitment team to contact you regarding this or other relevant opportunities at Sophos. If you would like Sophos to delete or update your details at any time, please reply to this or other emails from Sophos clearly stating your request, or follow the steps set out in the data protection policy describing your individual rights. If you have any questions about Sophos’ data protection practices please contact dataprotection@sophos.com.

Posting Date
Aug 01, 2018
Location
Burlington, MA, USA
Department
Engineering
Job ID
*LI-KS1