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San Francisco, California - USD Full Time Posted: Tuesday, 14 January 2020
Software Engineer, Backend Security
Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, were committed to our work, customers, having fun and most meaningfully to each others success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!
Splunk is looking for a Software Engineer to join our mission to secure the core Splunk engine. At Splunk we build software that lets you search, report on, monitor and analyze live-streaming and historical data across the entire IT infrastructure, all from one place, in real-time, and at massive scale. You will have a powerful opportunity to make a major impact on critical and revenue-generating security projects for a multi-billion dollar business.
As a member of our core development team you will build complex Back End security services and ensure we deliver high quality secure code from day one. You are proficient in C++ and have either a knowledge of or passion for security.
Your ability to keep up-to-date on new developments in security will reinforce your work with multiple teams to develop appropriate protection mechanisms. You will dive deep into the code and work closely with architects and senior engineers to produce secure, quality features.
In this position:
  • You will develop features for authentication, authorization, and data security in a large distributed system.
  • You will collaborate closely with PM and other specialists to understand customer needs and translate them into product features.
  • You will participate in the development of project timelines, implementation design specifications, system flow diagrams, code reviews, documentation, testing and ongoing support of systems.
  • You will work closely with other software engineers on software design and architecture.
  • You will maintain and improve existing code and demonstrate pride of ownership for both your own code and the team's codebase.
  • You will potentially lead projects and be a contributor to projects led by others.
  • You will help assess and address security vulnerabilities detected by our ongoing Security testing activities
  • 3+ years hands-on development experience or CS degree with emphasis on security coursework
  • Software engineering proficiency in C++
  • Experience in advanced development, especially in distributed systems and large, complex system environments deployed at scale
  • Experience building end-to-end products or features for authentication, authorization, and data security
  • Experience with Python or Go
  • Experience working with security technologies (SSL, TLS, X.509, SAML, OAuth, JWT, AWS KMS, KMIP, PKCS#11, OpenID Connect, etc.)
  • Experience with low level cryptographic mechanisms like (AES, GCM, PBKDF2, HMAC, SHA2, etc.)
  • Experience building features for both on-premise enterprise security products as well as cloud-based security products
BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science or a related engineering discipline, with security emphasis highly preferred.
We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.
For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records
About Splunk
Splunk was founded to pursue a disruptive new vision: make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. Machine data is one of the fastest growing and most complex areas of big datagenerated by every component of IT infrastructures, applications, mobile phone location data, website clickstreams, social data, sensors, RFID and much more.
Splunk is focused specifically on the challenges and opportunity of taking massive amounts of machine data, and providing powerful insights from that data. IT insights. Security insights. Business insights. Its what we call Operational Intelligence.
Since shipping its software in 2006, Splunk now has over 13,000 customers in more than 110 countries around the world. These organizations are using Splunk to harness the power of their machine data to deepen business and customer understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve service performance and reduce costs. Innovation is in our DNA from technology to the way we do business. Splunk is the platform for Operational Intelligence!
Splunk has more than 2,700 global employees, with headquarters in San Francisco, an office in San Jose, CA and regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.
Weve built a phenomenal foundation for success with a proven leadership team, highly passionate employees and unique patented software. We invite you to help us continue our drive to define a new industry and become part of an innovative, and disruptive software company.
Benefits & Perks: Wow! This is really cool!
SF Only
Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO, sick leave, stocked micro kitchens in Splunk offices, catered lunches on Mondays, catered breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQs, soccer, Fun Fridays.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Non SF
Medical, full company paid Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts, Commuter Accounts, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401(k), 3 weeks of PTO and sick leave. Our work environments vary by location however we believe in hosting amenities and fun activities to fuel our energy. You may find fully stocked micro kitchens, catered lunches on Mondays and breakfast on Fridays, basketball hoops, ping pong, arcade games, BBQs, soccer and Fun Fridays.
This isnt a job its a life changer are you ready?
Individuals seeking employment at Splunk are considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or medical condition (except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification), genetic information, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws. Click here to review the US Department of Labors EEO is The Law notice. Please click here to review Splunks Affirmative Action Policy Statement.
Splunk does not discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Please click here to review Splunks Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.
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San Francisco, California, United States of America
1/14/2020 9:24:59 AM

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