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Segmentation built for security unbound from your network

Staff Back End Engineer, Data Platform

$90k – $135k AngelList Est.
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What We Are About:

Our guiding philosophy in Engineering is to get things right through practicing disciplined engineering, focusing, not cutting corners, and of course having fun while we are at it. We believe in enabling ownership at all levels of the organization and empowering teams. If you thrive in this culture, come join us, we are changing how enterprises secure their applications.

What You Will Accomplish:

Partner with a talented team of engineers to scale and extend Illumio’s flagship network segmentation products.

Take lead on projects across the broader Illumio engineering organization by setting their technical direction and driving implementation from inception to delivery

Leverage open and closed source technology to design, build, and test big data pipelines to capture, process, and store massive amounts of network and meta data

Contribute to our core data services, business logic, and APIs

Foster innovation as you architect products and features while maintaining a high bar for quality, scale, and performance

Take ownership of quality by contributing all appropriate unit, functional and scale tests via test automation

Partner with customer support to engage directly with our clients to troubleshoot and diagnose software issues

Mentor junior engineers and interns through code reviews and team discussion

What You Will Bring:

Bachelors in Computer Science or equivalent; MS preferred

5 years of prior software development experience focusing on distributed systems and web services

A strong passion for innovation, creativity, and technology

Demonstrated experience building high-throughput and high-volume data pipelines using either batch or stream processing designs

Strong knowledge of structure, unstructured, and in memory database and caching systems (eg. Postgres DB, Mongo DB, Redis, etc)

Strong understanding of computer networking and protocols

Demonstrated experience with test automation

Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

Who We Are:

Illumio enables organizations to realize a future without high-profile breaches by preventing the lateral movement of attackers across any organization. Founded on the principle of least privilege in 2013, Illumio provides visibility and segmentation for endpoints, data centers or clouds. The world’s leading organizations, including Morgan Stanley, BNP Paribas, Salesforce, and Oracle NetSuite, trust Illumio to reduce cyber risk. For more information, visit https://www.illumio.com/what-we-do and engage us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

California • Sunnyvale
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Illumio at a glance

Segmentation built for security unbound from your network

Illumio focuses on Enterprise Software, Security, Data Centers, Software, and Cyber Security. Their company has offices in Sunnyvale. They have a large team that's between 201-500 employees. To date, Illumio has raised $457.5M of funding; their latest round was closed on February 2019.

You can view their website at http://www.illumio.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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