Symantec Principal Applications Engineer in Mountain View, California

Elastica at http://elastica.net/ (elastica.net) at http://elastica.net/ is the leader of Data Science Powered ™ Cloud App Security and now part of Symantec. Our mission is to secure and protect the world’s data and devices and our CloudSOC ™ platform empowers companies to confidently leverage cloud applications and services while staying safe, secure and compliant.

We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to tackle some of industry’s greatest challenges and willing to learn new skills. Working with our team will provide ideal opportunity for engineers to grow and experience the startup culture while working for an industry leader. Some of the technical challenges we solve are multi-tenancy, distributed computing, high availability, mobility, security and analytics on big data.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead one or more feature areas with respect to architecture, design, implementation and maintenance.

  • Interact with product management, quality assurance and various other related teams

  • Hands-on, Can-do attitude is a must.

  • Strong work ethic and ability to work in a team setting is required.

  • Troubleshoot and solve customer issues on production clouds

  • Be part of the on-call team for addressing issues on production clouds

  • Production application hosting operations support experience including operation changes

Qualifications:

  • Significant experience with leading the development of major features in other technology companies, preferably networking and SaaS related companies.

  • BS in Computer Science required, MS preferred; 8+ years of relevant working experience.

  • Strong Programming skills in one or more of C, Python or Java skills, with multi-threading experience.

  • Strong understanding of REST API and web technologies.

  • Experience in building highly available and scalable distributed systems.

  • Working knowledge of networking and web concepts.

  • Experience with SQL, NoSQL, and/or message-broker technologies is preferred.

  • Experience with agile development methodologies is preferred.

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