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Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

PacketWatch is seeking a skilled Senior Software Engineer to join our team.

Senior Software Engineer Key Responsibilities

As a member of the Product Development Team, a Senior Software Engineer is expected to:

  • Work with a small team of engineers and developers, to ensure timely delivery of features and enhancements against a product roadmap while adhering to best coding practices.
  • Regularly assess current dashboard functionality, modules, and data visualizations and suggest improvements and new ways to engage with collected data.
  • Lead and engage in architectural reviews, documentation, code reviews, and peer feedback on design, integrated tools, code modules, and code efficiency.
  • Be available to provide high-level response and insight into customer issues and customer integration strategies for Sales Team and other direct customer-facing team members.
  • Contribute to technical design documents and communication of the architectural impact across functional areas, from customer-facing products to internal only facing processes/tools.
  • Develop code, contribute to product design, provide guidance regarding efficiency opportunities.
  • Comply with coding standards, application security, IP protections and assist other team members on compliance.

Senior Software Engineer Requirements

The successful candidate will possess the following characteristics:

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving skills, excellent verbal, and written communication skills
  • Self-starter with excellent interpersonal, motivational, and facilitation skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Loves to explain technology and has a gift for concisely explaining complex topics.
  • Committed to a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Exceptional customer service skills, in addition to extensive experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks on time.
  • Is passionate about technology and cybersecurity

In addition, the successful candidate will possess the following technical skills:

  • Strong and demonstratable knowledge of multi-tenant, web application development with an emphasis on the presentation and visualization of data from large scale sources; with a minimum of 5 years development experience.
  • Strong and demonstratable experience with 3 or more of the following languages and toolsets:
    • Web development using Flutter, React, NodeJS, or Angular JS;
    • Database experience using MariaDB, PostgreSQL, Cassandra, Cockroach DB or other;
    • Experience with IDS tools such as Zeek, Suricata and/or SNORT;
    • Experience developing and deploying large scale ElasticSearch systems including experience with Kibana, Logstash, Kafka, and Beats;
    • Development experience with Java, Go, Python and Redis;
    • Familiarity with Jira/Atlassian;
    • REST API development experience;
    • Strong GIT version control skills; and/or
    • Strong Linux, Bash, Automation skills.
  • Strong and demonstratable knowledge of networking concepts including TCP/IP, TLS.
  • Familiarity with Test Driven Development practices on an agile environment.
  • Experience working with and refactoring existing code.
  • Solid understanding of application vulnerabilities and security.
  • Must be able to work in the US without sponsorship.

PacketWatch Employee Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance policies
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and 10 Paid Holidays
  • 401K Program
  • Opportunities for career development (continuing education and certifications)

Job Location

Scottsdale, Arizona, United States

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