Software Engineer

Proofpoint   •  

Broomfield, CO

Industry: Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 31 days ago

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Company Overview

At Proofpoint, we have a passion for protecting people, data, and brands from today’s advanced threats and compliance risks. We hire the best people in the business to:

  • Build and enhance our proven security platform
  • Blend innovation and speed in a constantly evolving cloud architecture
  • Analyze new threats and offer deep insight through data-driven intel
  • Collaborate with customers to help solve their toughest security challenges

We are singularly devoted to helping our customers protect what matters most. That’s why we’re a leader in next-generation cybersecurity—and why more than half of the Fortune 100 trust us as a security partner.

The Role

Proofpoint is a leader in the world of detecting and preventing email based fraud. We have built a cutting-edge platform for collecting, processing and analyzing a massive amount of email data. The insight we provide helps our client base build a robust email infrastructure as well as informs clients of malicious use of their brand. We are looking for recent Computer Science graduates to join our growing team in Broomfield.

With a diverse and modern approach to technology, opportunities exist throughout the development stack. Web focused developers will find enjoyment and challenge in weaving the complex data story in our client portal. Backend focused developers interested in data can hone their skills on one of our data pipelines. For those developers looking for more end to end experience, the product suite is chocked full of analytical models and complex heuristics that turn the raw data into intelligence that yields a high value in market.

Your day-to-day

  • Develop scalable, high volume, production backend systems – or – build a world class SaaS web platform
  • Leverage new technology to accelerate the velocity of the team
  • Use metrics to make informed decisions
  • Participate in the product development process to ensure the best solution is brought to market
  • Work in a collaborative team-first environment

What you bring to the team

  • Desire to build a career at a fast-moving enterprise software company
  • Experience coding in Java, Javascript, Python, Go or similar
  • Interest or experience in an AWS cloud environment
  • Interest or experience with containers and orchestration
  • Interest in Cybersecurity, and internet infrastructure
  • Knowledge about Scrum/Agile development methodology
  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or relevant Engineering/Science discipline

Why Proofpoint

As a customer focused and driven-to-win organization with leading edge products, there are many exciting reasons to join the Proofpoint team. We believe in hiring the best the brightest and cultivating a culture of collaboration and appreciation. As we continue to grow and expand globally, we understand that hiring the right people and treating them well is key to our success! We are a multi-national company with locations in 10 countries, with each location contributing to Proofpoint’s amazing culture!