Windows Engineer/remote - Palo Alto, California United States - 36448


Job #: 36448
Title: Windows Engineer/remote
Job Location: Palo Alto, California - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $130,000.00 - $160,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: bonus, RSU's, great benefits
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Growing division of world-renowned high technology company. Great opportunity to work with other very talented people using the latest technologies. They are involved with software, cloud, security, networking, machine learning, data analytics, etc. in their high performance, secure and lightweight software agent that runs on various platforms. This provides intelligent security, data center monitoring, real-time analytics, etc.

Solid compensation package includes base, sizable bonus, generous RSU's and benefits.


Our client is a small, rapidly growing part of a world-class technology company. They develop a security solution to protect customer workloads whether they are running in data centers, in the cloud, or a hybrid of both. Their unified platform monitors workload activity, identifies activity patterns to build Application Dependency and allows customers to enforce security policies as close to the workloads as possible, in order to achieve micro-segmentation and zero-trust security.

Local or regional candidates are preferred, but will consider full remote throughout the US.

Job Description

We build high-performance, secure, and lightweight software agent running on various platforms such as Linux, Unix and Windows. The software agents are responsible for collecting a rich set of information on the servers, including network traffic and system activities such as processes and network connections. The agents are also responsible for enforcement the policies from the central controller to the workload.

As an integral member of the software agent team, you will be closely involved in product development cycle from conceptualization to deploying in production environments. You will be embedded within cross-functional teams that include big data engineers, data scientists and UX/UI engineers. The features you develop will enable data center network visibility and management at unprecedented scale.

You must be a self-motivated, passionate and curious team member who enjoys developing libraries and tools as much as customer-facing features. You embrace agile methodologies that involve rapid prototyping by feedback gathered from customers, peers and technical support engineers.



  • Must be a strong software engineer with solid computer science fundamentals in areas such as data structures, algorithms, object oriented design and networking
  • “Strong developer with network driver/network stack BFE/WFP firewall work experience and knowledge”
  • Must have experience writing automated test cases using either Python or Golang
  • Experience with scripting languages, such as Shell/Powershell
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP stack, Security (SSL/TLS/IPSec/Crypto/Authentication) and Firewalls (iptables/ipset/Windows Firewalls) concepts
  • Must have strong system and networking programming skills with C/C++ using libraries such as OpenSSL, Boost
  • Familiar with test-driven development
  • You must have at least 4 years working with production code in immediately relevant field

Preferred Skills                                                 

  • Experience with Window's Firewalls / WFP and Windows data path

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree


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