Sr. Software Development Engineer

Forcepoint   •  

Salt Lake City, UT

8 - 10 years

Posted 264 days ago

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Forcepoint is growing and needs several Senior Software Engineers to join our endpoint softwareengineering team. In this role you will write low level software for our endpoint agent on Windows, Mac and/or OS X platforms. This position focuses on resolving issues and implementing new features for customers in support of all Forcepoint business units.

Essential Functions

  • Develop, enhance, and maintain Forcepoint endpoint security agents
  • Design and implement endpoint security solutions in response to emerging threats
  • Assist and troubleshoot product related issues escalated by the product support team
  • Perform additional duties and projects as required to achieve organizational goals

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, graduate degreepreferred
  • 8+ years of experience with C/C++ on OS X and/or Windows
  • Understanding of operating system and device driver fundamentals
  • Strong troubleshooting skills, good coding and source management practices

Soft Skills

  • Strong communication (written and oral) and teamwork behavior within a diverse team environment
  • Self-motivated to research new skills and technologies (whether or not directly related to product)
  • Commitment to the broader range of product development goals (teamwork at scale)

Preferred Skills and Background

  • Knowledge of endpoint, network and data security highly desired
  • Experience developing and debugging kernel level code and/or device drivers
  • Experience working in an Agile/SCRUM centered organization
  • Prior experience developing security products for the commercial or federal markets