Sr. Software Engineer – C++, Linux, Application Development


Why should I apply here?

  • A public, mid-size company that’s stable and profitable
  • Large enough for growth opportunities, small enough for your input to count
  • Small group development team with a huge role in a bigger picture
  • Emphasis on innovation for growth
  • Flexible hours, work/life balance
  • Competitive compensation, great benefits


What will I be doing?

  • Adding new features as well as enhancing attack and fuzzing frameworks (i.e., test engines)
  • Working closely with application development teams to deliver new cybersecurity test components and content
  • Contributing to an attack library (which exploits targeting vulnerabilities) as well as validating the level of maliciousness of new malware samples
  • Interacting with the Product Manager and developing the user story of services
  • Documenting and demonstrating solutions
  • Venturing ‘outside of your comfort zone’ by contributing to discussions and decisions on both upstream (front-end) and downstream (back-end) tasks.
  • Providing accurate forecasts of work effort and communicating implementation risks and design trade-offs to peers and team members
  • Working within a test-driven development team where unit tests are integrated from the earliest stages of the development cycle


What skills/experiences do I need?

  • B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or a related degree
  • Senior-level software development experience
  • Proficiency with C++ programming in a Linux environment.
  • Networking protocol experience (TCP/IP, HTTP, etc.)
  • Some experience in Virtualization, OpenSSL, or AWS
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written


What will make my résumé stand out?

  • Experience with algorithm and data structure
  • Familiarity with Scrum, Agile, and TDD (strongly preferred)
  • Background in the network security field with an understanding of firewalls, filtering, IP networking, and routing


Location: Plano, TX (no relocation assistance)


Citizenship: U.S. citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. This company is currently unable to provide sponsorship (e.g., H1-B).


Salary: 110 – 140k + Bonus, 401k Match, Education Reimbursement, 3 Weeks of Vacation, etc.


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