ForeScout Technologies, Inc. Sr. Software Engineer, Cloud Security in San Jose, California

Sr. Software Engineer, Cloud Security

San Jose, California


Sr. Software Engineer, Cloud Security

Engineering | San Jose, CA, United StatesWhat We Are Doing:

ForeScout is at the forefront of IoT Security. As the world becomes more and more connected so does the need for ForeScout's products. We are looking for individuals that want to be at the ground floor of building a product that addresses the world’s most challenging security problems. Innovation starts here, visionaries welcomed!

ForeScout’s San Jose Engineering organization is looking for experienced software engineers to work on cutting edge IoT and cloud security products. Being part of the team, you will help to build the next-generation of products that stand in the forefront of current enterprise security challenges. The product will help our customers to detect and mitigate the most advanced attacks on their virtual assets in public cloud and virtualized data center.

We are open to candidates of different experience levels.

What You Will Do:

  • Design, develop and unit test advanced cloud and data center security product features;

  • Develop software in multiple languages, including but not limited to Java, Python and JavaScript;

  • Work closely with product management team to create detailed technical requirements and functional specifications;

  • Work closely with QA team to ensure high quality product delivery;

  • Investigate field reported issues and feature requests, and address them in enhancement and maintenance releases;

  • Work closely with cross-functional teams in different locations.

What You Bring to ForeScout:

  • Most importantly, true startup spirit. Willing to wear multiple hats when needed;

  • 5+ years of industry experience in development software for security products;

  • Experience building Cloud Workload Protection Platforms (CWPP) highly desirable;

  • Experience building security products for public cloud and virtualized data center highly desirable;

  • Must have hands-on development experience on at least one public cloud platform: AWS, Azure or Google Cloud Platform;

  • Must have hands-on development experience on at least one hypervisor: VMWare, KVM, HyperV or Xen;

  • Experience building data center micro-segmentation products highly desirable;

  • In-depth knowledge on SDN technologies such as ACI, NSX;

  • Strong problem solving skills;

  • Ability to influence with or without authority;

  • Self-starter;

  • Ability to efficiently collaborate with cross-functional teams;

  • Master or Bachelor’s in Computer Science or related field

What ForeScout Offers You:

Strong product, good leadership, great culture, good people, diverse, great benefits, great compensation. If you have good work ethic, are visible, lean in, you will be recognized. We are in growth mode and there is tons of opportunity. A positive attitude and being flexible to change goes a long way here at ForeScout!

  • Competitive compensation and Benefits

  • Collaborative and innovative environment – make an impact on worldwide security while working on the hottest technology.

  • We work hard…and we PLAY hard!