Windows Endpoint Senior Software Engineer at VMware Carbon Black
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Within the larger Security Business Unit, our team is part of VMWare Carbon Black On-Prem EDR (Endpoint Detection and Response) product which is an essential defense against advanced persistent threats and malware. Through real-time collection and analysis of user/process activities on every host running within an enterprise, we provide comprehensive measurement, detection, protection and trust capabilities to our end-users.
Role And Responsibility
We are searching for a talented, dynamic and passionate Senior Software Engineer to join our Carbon Black EDR Windows Endpoint Team. Working on an endpoint security product, there is work in the kernel and having prior knowledge in that area is a huge plus. However, if you haven’t been in the kernel yet, but would love to dive in, keep reading because there is plenty of user-mode work as well and we’d love to help you learn and grow as you help our team learn and grow.
You will work closely with software, quality and test automation engineers and a product owner within your own agile scrum team as well as have many frequent opportunities to collaborate with many from backend, cloud, operations teams and other endpoint teams.
As an endpoint engineer, you will be heavily involved in end-to-end software development life cycle in designing, building, testing and supporting the Carbon Black EDR Windows Endpoint while helping the team to continuously push every boundary of what it takes to ship great software
Adding code to support new functionality as well as refactoring what already exists
Work in close collaboration with QA by participating in both manual product validation as well as regularly contributing to automated test suites
Work with support and customer success teams to troubleshoot concerns raised by our customers and regularly contribute to better stability, scalability, reliability and performance of the product while making things easier to maintain and support.
Regularly teach / mentor other engineers on the team.
Always be open to learning from others and continuously seek out sources of new knowledge/skills/habits for yourself and your teammates.
You will work on problems we haven’t figured out yet and enjoy the satisfaction of having an impact in the team’s success.
What You’ll Bring
Our team is always looking for individuals who embody our values of humility, empathy, collaboration, respectfulness, trustworthiness and good natured-fun. Additionally…
You have a proven track record of effectively delivering creating solutions to challenging projects, with 6+ years of software engineering experience with at least 3 recent years experience building building low/systems-level software in C++ on Windows.
You have a passion for software development as a craft and an ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment where the focus is on value delivered, not tasks completed.
You have some experience working with the Windows kernel (or any other kernel) and have active interests in learning more kernel/driver development, but you are equally ready to dive into parts of the tech stack outside of the kernel.
Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related field.
You are fluent with designing and building high performance, concurrent and scalable applications
You are fluent and comfortable with troubleshooting concurrency as well as investigating scale and performance problems.
Deep product or technical knowledge in at least two areas related to work within the Windows endpoint agent.
Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Software Engineering
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Work From Home: Yes
Posted Date: 2020-01-27
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