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Deepfactor is a breakthrough developer security startup based in San Jose, CA, with an engineering office in Bangalore, India. The company is founded by serial entrepreneurs who have built virtualization products, written hypervisors from the ground up, and sold startups to companies like Citrix and Cisco. We recently raised a Series A financing round from a star panel of security experts, silicon valley executives, and entrepreneurs. We are looking for engineers and sales/sales engineer professionals to join our early team and be part of building and growing our SaaS platform and company.

If you take pride in being a super-power geek, love security, and/or want to work with tireless, successful, and hungry minds, email us!

Deepfactor team members at a convention

Engineering: Bangalore, Chennai, Pune, & Hyderabad, India

  • 1. Sr. Software Engineer—Systems (Multiple Openings)

    As a Senior Software Development Engineer, you will be working with a highly talented engineering team to design and develop the Deepfactor developer security platform. This will be an opportunity for you to contribute to developing a highly scalable data-intensive security platform for developers. We are working with exciting new technologies and building a state-of-the-art observability platform. If you are creative and have a passion for deep systems software and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, this team is right for you.

    Required Skills:

    • Solid systems-level knowledge in the following areas:
      • Linux applications (how applications are structured internally, linkers, runtime loaders, and libraries)
      • At least 5 years of experience developing C/C++ applications on Linux
      • At least 2 years of experience developing applications using Golang
    • Knowledge in Java, Python, and/or NodeJS interpreter internals is a plus
      • Experience with interfacing with native code is a plus
    • Must understand how to debug, troubleshoot, and diagnose issues in a complex C/C++ Linux environment
      • Application crashes and hangs
      • Performance bottlenecks
    • Must be a team player and willing to work closely with teams dispersed in different timezones
    • Experience working with SaaS products is highly desired
    • Experience working with DevOps and CloudOps practices is a plus
    • Familiarity with Cloud (AWS, GCP, Heroku, etc.), Application Security, OWASP is a plus
    • Excellent communication, written, and analytical skills
  • 2. Sr. Software Developer Engineer—Platform (Multiple Openings)

    As a Senior Software Development Engineer, you will be working with a highly talented engineering team to design and develop software modules and microservices for cloud deployments. This will be an opportunity for you to contribute to developing highly scalable data-intensive applications that our customers can rely on. We are working with exciting new technologies and building a SaaS-based observability platform. If you are creative and have a passion for security and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, this team is right for you.

    Required Skills: 

    • At Least 2 years experience in Golang programming.
    • Proficiency in modern programming languages such as Go, Java.
    • Minimum 5+ years experience in developing software for cloud deployments.
    • Working experience with Linux is a must.
    • Working experience with cloud services like AWS/GCP/Azure is a must.
    • 2+ years of experience in developing data-intensive, event-driven applications is highly desired.
    • Familiarity with Container and Container Orchestration (Docker, Kubernetes, Docker Swarm) is highly desirable.
    • Must be a team player and willing to work closely with teams dispersed in different time zones.
    • Success driving quality through process, instrumentation, requirements, and testing.
    • Experience working with SaaS products is highly desired.
    • Experience working with DevOps and CloudOPS practices is a plus.
    • Familiarity with Application Security, OWASP is a plus.
    • Excellent communication and analytical skills.
  • 3. Sr. Software Developer Engineer—Test Automation

    We are seeking a talented Sr Software Test Automation Engineer to help build our Developer Security Platform. Working with a team of engineers and architects, you will be responsible for writing an automation Test suites for functional and regression Testing supporting Deepfactor  SaaS and at-prem-based products. This is a great opportunity to be an integral part of an early start-up with a star panel of security experts. Work on Next-generation Micro-Services, leverage open-source technologies, and work on challenging projects. We are looking for a talented, self-motivated, and passionate engineer who can work and support by working with the team and achieving business objectives.

    Responsibilities:

    • Work closely with the engineering team to understand QA Automation Requirements and functionality.
    • Leverage the automation framework for automating feature tests and propose changes or enhancements to the framework for enabling new feature tests.
    • Execute and analyze the results of automated test cases.
    • Participate in the creation and enhancement of the continuous integration platform used to test all Deepfactor products.
    • Communicate test results to identify risks, dependencies and escalate the same.
    •  Strong hands-on knowledge of UI/API/Functional Testing along with programming skills.

    Qualifications:

    • 6+ years experience in QA/QA Automation role in a product/Service based company.
    • Experience in Java/Python/Perl programming
    • Strong understanding of generic test automation frameworks (data-driven, keyword-driven) and tools (Pytest, Robot, TestNG, Eclipse, Maven, Selenium, JMeter, Cucumber).
    • Experience with Web application standards (Web services, XML, JSON, HTTP, HTTPS) and API testing.
    • Good understanding of Web Architecture
    • Strong knowledge of SaaS model/cloud-delivered application testing
    • Good understanding of Database concepts and good working knowledge with Oracle, Postgres, etc
    • Experience with Test and defect management tools like Jira
    • Excellent analytical and program solving skills, excellent written and oral communication, self-starter, and highly motivated.
    • Work in a dynamic environment and ability to adapt quickly to changes.

    Additional Skills Desired:

    • Previous experience as a developer or exposure to white box testing is desirable.
    • Previous experience with microservice-based products
    • Previous Experience with Kubernetes and docker
    • Experience in the Security domain is an advantage.
    • Prior experience in working with a globally distributed team is a plus.
    • Comfortable working in an Agile environment
  • 4. Sr. Software Engineer—Test

    We are seeking a talented Sr Software Test Engineer to help build our Deepfactor developer security platform. Working with a team of engineers and architects, you will be responsible for functional and regression Testing supporting Deepfactor  SaaS and on-prem-based products. This is a great opportunity to be an integral part of an early start-up with a star panel of security experts. Work on next-generation microservices, leverage open-source technologies, and work on the challenging product. We are looking for a talented, self-motivated, and passionate engineer who can work and support by working with the team and achieving business objectives.

    Responsibilities:

    • Establish yourself as an expert in your assigned platform, component, product, or feature area.
    • Should assume the responsibility for end to end product delivery
    • Understand end-to-end testing requirements and maintain test plans for functionality and system testing.
    • Plan and execute tests, providing quality test status reports while meeting scheduled commitments.
    • Contribute to Test Case/Test script writing
    • Contribute to Test Automation Development/Enhancement.
    • Review and analyze product documentation to ensure documentation accuracy.
    • Create comprehensive bug reports in JIRA for the development team
    • Install, configure and troubleshoot the integrated solution under test on different Linux Operating Systems.
    • Ability to work independently on own tasks and collaboratively with the rest of the team to achieve common goals.

    Qualifications:

    • 4-6 years of hands-on experience in testing
    • Good understanding of Linux Operating systems
    • Experience with API testing, Web Services testing Web application testing
    • Experience Testing system integrations at the functional as well as the non-functional level
    • Experience with microservices architecture using Kubernetes and Docker containers
    • Familiarity with Networking concepts SQL
    • Demonstrated ability to  write test cases that can be carried out, Debug through logs Troubleshoot, and perform root-cause analysis
    • Scripting with Python/Shell
    • Understanding of JSON, REST,

    Additional Skills Desired:

    • Experience in the Security domain is an advantage.
    • Prior experience in working with a globally distributed team is a plus.
    • Comfortable working in an Agile environment
  • 5. Lead Performance QA Engineer

    We are seeking a talented Lead Performance QA Engineer to help build our Developer Security Platform. Working with a team of engineers and architects, you will be responsible for testing performance, stress, scalability supporting Deepfactor SaaS and on-prem-based products. This is a great opportunity to be an integral part of an early start-up with a star panel of security experts. Work on Next-generation Micro-Services, leverage open-source technologies, and work on challenging projects. We are looking for a talented, self-motivated, and passionate engineer who can work and support by working with the team and achieving business objectives.

    Qualifications:

    • 6-10 years of experience with performance testing and benchmarking in a QA and/or application development environment.
    • Experience in doing performance benchmark testing on Data components like Kafka, microservices, caching services, databases, NoSQL, Elastic Search, etc.
    • Experience with developing performance frameworks for web-based applications (SaaS experience preferred).
    • Strong experience with performance test tools (JMeter experience desired)
    • Strong experience with performance monitoring tools (like Grafana, Prometheus, etc.)
    • Strong experience with performance and stress testing in a Linux environment.
    • Lead and coordinate with other QA/Performance personnel to develop cost and time-effective performance test plans and should get them executed in time.
    • Develop tools/utilities for performance test process
    • Strong Application and Database debugging experience

    Additional Competencies:

    • Practical programming experience in Any Programing language
    • Microservice Kubernetes-based performance experience
    • Performance testing in microservice distributed environment.
    • Performance sizing and optimization technics.
    • Strong knowledge of Unix/Linux internals
    • TCP/IP and network knowledge and troubleshooting

Engineering: Remote, U.S.

  • 1. Principal Engineer—Platform

    As a Principal Engineer, you will be working with a highly talented engineering team to design and develop software modules utilizing microservices/distributed systems architecture for DeepFactor’s SaaS platform. This will be an opportunity for you to contribute to developing highly scalable data-intensive applications that our customers can rely on. We are working with exciting new technologies and building a SaaS-based observability platform. If you are creative and have a passion for security and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, this team is right for you.

    Required Skills:

    • 8+ years of hands-on experience in developing software for SaaS platforms utilizing microservices/distributed systems architecture in public or private cloud deployments.
    • 3+ years of Golang programming experience in design, prototype, performance profiling of data-intensive, event-driven applications.
    • Experience with NoSQL or time-series databases and RDBMS is a must.
    • Proficient in the design of data-intensive SaaS platforms using:
      • Messaging middleware like Kafka, NATS
      • RESTful APIs
      • Columnar DB like Clickhouse or equivalent
      • NoSQL like Cassandra, Mongo, etc
      • In-memory caching like Redis
      • Indexing services like Elastic Search etc or similar technologies.
    • Experience working with DevOps and CloudOps practices is highly desirable.
    • Must be willing to work closely with teams dispersed in different time zones.
    • Familiarity with Application Security, OWASP is a plus.

    Preferred Experience:

    • Knowledge of public clouds like AWS, Azure, and/or GCP
    • Experience with Jenkins, GH actions, Gitlab (CI tools)
    • Development experience in containerized applications
  • 2. Lead CloudOps Engineer

    Responsibilities:

    • Build, maintain, and support all cloud-based infrastructure that powers the Deepfactor SaaS platform and back-end systems
    • Help foster a culture of security, and enforce comprehensive security best practices throughout the Deepfactor infrastructure
    • Set up and maintain automated monitoring of all systems, to ensure maximum uptime and peak performance
    • Architect infrastructure solutions for maximum scalability, employing techniques and technologies such as “scale-out”, redundancy, automated failover, and microservices
    • Work closely with software development teams to support their infrastructure needs, and provision and maintain all needed development, testing, and production environments
    • Employ DevOps automation, “infrastructure as code”, and continuous integration/deployment practices as much as possible
    • Work closely with compliance, engineering, and product teams to implement necessary security certifications such as SOC2 and other security certifications
    • Position requires the ability to be on-call and respond within defined SLAs

    Qualifications:

    • Strong background administering scalable infrastructure in a public cloud environment (AWS preferred)
    • Experience with setting up monitoring tools such as Graphite, Grafana and Prometheus
    • Experience with HashiCorp technologies such as Consul, Vault, Terraform and Vagrant
    • In-depth experience with CI/CD tools (Jenkins, CircleCI, etc.)
    • In-depth experience with GitOps tools (ArgoCD, FluxCD, etc)
    • Proficiency in Linux system administration, network administration, and security, along with expert knowledge of associated tools and utilities
    • Proficiency in scripting languages such as Bash and Python, as well as SQL
    • Experience managing Kubernetes clusters in a production environment required
    • Experience with managing large scale deployments of message-oriented middleware such as Kafka, NATS, etc.
    • Must have experience in monitoring and diagnosing issues with high throughput microservices
    • Experience with infrastructure automation tools, such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, etc, is also a plus
    • Strong debugging and problem-solving skills, as well as verbal and written communication skills
    • Candidates with experience managing multiple technologies or roles is a plus
    • BS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 3. Sr. Software Engineer—Systems

    As a Sr. Software Engineer, you will be working with a highly talented engineering team to design and develop the Deepfactor developer security platform. This will be an opportunity for you to contribute to developing a highly scalable data-intensive security platform for developers. We are working with exciting new technologies and building a state-of-the-art developer security platform. If you are creative and have a passion for deep systems software and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, this team is right for you.

    Required Skills:

    • Solid systems-level knowledge in the following areas:
      • Linux applications (how applications are structured internally, linkers, runtime loaders, and libraries)
      • At least 5 years of experience developing C/C++ applications on Linux
      • At least 2 years of experience developing applications using Golang
    • Knowledge of Java, Python, and/or NodeJS/V8 interpreter internals is desirable
      • Experience with interfacing with native code is a plus
      • Experience with Python or V8 APM or agents is a plus
      • Experience with database agents is a plus
    • Must understand how to debug, troubleshoot, and diagnose issues in a complex C/C++ Linux environment
      • Application crashes and hangs
      • Performance bottlenecks
    • Must be a team player and willing to work closely with teams dispersed in different timezones
    • Experience working with SaaS products is highly desired
    • Experience working with DevOps and CloudOps practices is a plus
    • Familiarity with Cloud (AWS, GCP, Heroku, etc.), Application Security, OWASP is a plus
    • Excellent communication, written, and analytical skills

Sales: Remote, U.S.

  • 1. Sr. Sales Engineer

    At Deepfactor, you will have the opportunity to make a huge impact while working alongside the founding team members who are leading the way in cutting-edge technology. Deepfactor is a venture-backed and 100% remote startup in the Cloud Native Application Protection Platform (CNAPP) category. The Deepfactor Developer Security platform enables engineering teams to quickly discover and resolve security vulnerabilities, supply chain risks, and compliance violations early in development and testing to reduce risk, accelerate release cycles, and build a security culture.

    What you can expect to do:

    • Drive in-depth discovery discussions with prospective customers to understand their environment and associated needs
    • Conduct virtual and live product demonstrations
    • Interface with internal teams at Deepfactor to evangelize offerings to specific customer needs
    • Assist customers with Proof of Value and drive success
    • Interface with Deepfactor support, customer success, and professional services teams to ensure happy Deepfactor customers are power users of the product
    • Help shape the culture and future of the Deepfactor Sales Engineering organization
    • Demonstrate a strong understanding of the security landscape and articulate the general struggles of securing cloud-native applications
    • Be a trusted advisor to customers and prospects helping them navigate this brand new technology space

    Required Qualifications:

    • 5+ years of technical sales experience with infrastructure, enterprise software
    • In-depth knowledge of container ecosystem and microservices (Docker, Kubernetes, etc)
    • Be an optimistic, energetic person who loves engaging with people—whether they are customers, prospects, or community members.
    • World-class reliability—our customers will expect rapid responses to product questions
    • Experience balancing multiple customers while getting results quickly
    • Client management and organization/business awareness
    • Prior startup experience is highly preferred
    • Command-line proficiency in Linux, Mac OSX
    • Strong written and oral communication skills – proven client-facing skills
    • Programming proficiency (optional, but highly encouraged)
    • BS in EE/CS (optional, but highly encouraged)
    • Selling into Engineering organizations (optional, but highly encouraged)

    Additional Qualifications:

    • Our Sales Engineers generally have specialized in one or several of the following areas:
      • Virtualization and “The Cloud” (AWS, GCE, Azure, Softlayer, VMware, OpenStack)
      • Java, AWS, Linux, Mac OSX
      • Application Security Tools (e.g. SAST, DAST, SCA, etc.)
      • Container Security Tools
  • 2. Inside Sales Representative (ISR): Remote, U.S.

    Why Join Deepfactor?

    At Deepfactor, you will have the opportunity to make a huge impact while working alongside the founding team members who are leading the way in cutting-edge technology. Deepfactor is a venture-backed and 100% remote startup in the Cloud Native Application Protection Platform (CNAPP) category. The Deepfactor Developer Security platform enables engineering teams to quickly discover and resolve security vulnerabilities, supply chain risks, and compliance violations early in development and testing to reduce risk, accelerate release cycles, and build a security culture.

    Inside Sales Role

    Are you a sales professional looking to grow your career in the fast-growing cloud and cybersecurity industry? Deepfactor is hiring an Inside Sales Representative who’s successfully worked in a results-driven environment and is ready to join a venture-backed early stage company. In this role, you’ll foster relationships with prospects to identify, develop, and close new business with customers of all sizes.

    Working alongside the founders and executive team, you’ll be surrounded by teammates and leaders who can teach you the skills and technical knowledge to advance your career in the cloud and cyber security industries. As one of the first members of the sales team, the person filling this role will have the opportunity to progress quickly in his or her career and grow with the company.

    What You’ll Do

    • Run the full sales process including discovery, pricing, quoting, negotiating, and closing the deal.
    • Build a strong pipeline by converting initial prospect meetings to qualified pipeline.
    • Work closely with the SDR and SE teams to understand prospect priorities and provide compelling presentations that show the value Deepfactor delivers to customers.
    • Manage product demonstrations with the help of the Sales Engineering team.
    • Follow up with deals in the pipeline and manage them to increase conversion rates and accelerate deal closing.
    • Exceed booking, new logo, and pipeline quota targets.

    Requirements

    • 2+ years experience in a full-cycle B2B sales position with a track record of closing deals and exceeding quota.
    • Ability to succeed in a startup or self-driven environment.
    • Desire and ability to learn new technologies in the area of cloud native computing, Kubernetes, application security, CI/CD, DevSecOps, DevOps
    • Preferred experience selling to engineering leaders (CIO, VP, Director) and/or cyber security leaders (CISO, VP/Director of security, AppSec)
    • Cloud/Security/SaaS industry experience is a plus.

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