Cloud Application Architect

vArmour   •  

Mountain View, CA

Industry: Information Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 40 days ago

About vArmour engineering

vArmour engineering is driven by a culture of excellence and collaboration. Every day we are motivated and challenged by our brilliant colleagues and our customers who number some of the most technologically advanced Global Fortune 500 companies on the planet. We believe in architecture and creativity while remaining agile in our ability to bring innovations to market ahead of our competitors. Our Application Controller pioneers the automation of application security within hybrid and multicloud environments.

What You'll Do

  • You will design and implement critical features and subsystems for the Application Controller in multicloud environments
  • You will be 'hands-on' creating high quality, scalable code for distributed systems
  • You will provide engineering leadership around building cloud-ready, robust and scalable solutions for our customers
  • You will work closely with our customers, sales & marketing team, and the CTO office to innovate our products, revolutionizing the way application security is achieved in the cloud
  • You will work with energetic scrum teams, mentoring others and advocating for best practices and the adoption of software design patterns
  • You will be curious and driven to explore new technologies and learn new skills to continuously improve the way we operate

About You

  • Proven track record in architecting and implementing cloud-based security and orchestration/automation systems
  • Industry class expertise in cloud-native distributed systems architectures leveraging big data pipelines and datastores
  • Experience in delivering SaaS products using agile development methodologies (ex. TDD)
  • Strong development skills in multiple languages and frameworks (ex. Python, Java, React.js, Go, Swagger)
  • Solid database fundamentals, ideally with specific knowledge of graph databases and experience optimizing for massive datasets
  • Extensive experience with open source technologies (e.g. Redis, Kafka, Kubernetes) and Cloud API integration
  • Proven ability to liaison with a senior technical audience from customer organizations
  • B.S. or preferably M.S. in Computer Science or equivalent with 5+ years relevant experience
  • A passion for innovation and adoption of new concepts, architectures and technologies


  • Competitive salary, pre-IPO stock options, and flexible PTO
  • Great culture and team spirit
  • 401K, full benefits (health/dental/vision), plus medical and dependent FSA
  • Prime, walkable location on Castro Street in Downtown Mountain View, conveniently close to CalTrain, VTA and light rail.
  • Pre-tax public transportation benefit
  • Weekly catered lunches & dinners
  • Fully stocked break room with unlimited drinks and snacks
  • Onsite games and table sports for when you need a mini-break
  • Team outings and celebrations.