Senior Python Software Engineer Secureworks Atlanta, GA or Remote


About Secureworks Secureworks (SCWX-NASDAQ) is a global leader in intelligence-driven information security solutions. We help organizations confidently pursue business goals in a digitally-connected world. Consistently recognized by industry analysts and readers polls, we are one of the best in the world at understanding and anticipating threat behavior. We see 250 billion events every day across 4400 clients in more than 55 countries, and our solutions work across all the layers of a clients security environment, including 330 different vendor technologies. Join a talented, dedicated, and diverse team of researchers, analysts, engineers, consultants and business professionals who are focused 100% on protecting our clients from cyber threats. We seek out the brightest minds and empower our teams with the tools and support they need to fight the bad guys and maintain our companys leadership in the cyber security industry. Uniquely positioned to adapt as the industry evolves, we are also proud to be part of the Dell Technologies family. We enjoy competitive compensation and benefits packages, and reward and recognize our employees for exceptional results. A constant focus on continued learning and growth keeps our team members engaged and excited about whats next. We offer flexible work options when available, and emphasize the importance of work-life balance. We know that when our people are rewarded, recognized, and rejuvenated, we win as a team. The Team The Counter Threat Units Research Solutions Team builds and sustains platforms that our threat researchers leverage to help protect our clients against cybersecurity threats. We use agile/lean methods with an eye toward continuous improvement. We write small, well-tested branches that we review for one another and deploy frequently. We use Python to build these systems along with Elasticsearch, MySQL, AWS, and Linux. We also maintain data platforms and analysis tools that support researcher data needs for producing threat intelligence using the Hadoop eco-system tools. The Research Solutions team is a distributed team with members across the United States and UK. We use Slack, Skype, Hangouts, and email to keep in touch and Git, GitLab, Jira, and Confluence to get work done. Role Overview In this mission critical role, you will be working with a World Class Research Solutions Team to build and sustain platforms that our threat researchers leverage to help protect clients. This is a challenging and fast-paced environment, as the threat landscape and our internal customers need change in order to keep up with and stay ahead of global threat actors. The primary directive that drives everything we do is to Protect our Customers! For this team, that means making researchers successful and keeping them as efficient as possible. Your role is critical to this purpose and is the thread that brings everything our team does together into a single, unifying goal for the teams we serve. As a Research Solutions Team, we support a number of diverse platforms, both internal and cloud-based, requiring potential candidates to possess a diverse skillset of tools and technologies. Your focus will be to bring the right mix of these diverse languages, tools, platforms and data together to build the systems that the threat researchers depend on as part of their daily workflows. The role also requires a candidate that is self-motivated, results oriented and can act independently to work with relevant subject matter experts across the research team to ensure we are delivering the right solution in a timely fashion. The candidate must inherently understand the ongoing need for proactive communications with his/her team, customers and management in order to maintain the delivery cadence and quality of their development efforts. Key Responsibilities Drive solutions from requirements and specification, implementation and testing, through delivery Work with researchers to understand their needs and address a changing threat landscape Enhance system architecture to bolster existing design and allow more effective balancing of architectural concerns against future needs Document delivered solution usage and design details Collaborate with a geographically distributed team to deliver solutions based on business priorities Work with the team to improve delivery quality, increase velocity and support ongoing improvements to platform sustainment processes Act in a mentoring role to junior team members Required Skills and Experience 8+ years of professional software development experience Production Python software development experience 2+ years of Linux experience Professional experience working with relational database systems, such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, or MS-SQL Experience sustaining a production application Fluency in English, both written and spoken Excellent organization, planning and execution skills Preferred Skills and Experience Knowledge of core information security concepts (e.g. malware, IoCs, PCAPs, secure development practices) Experience with web technologies and frameworks (e.g., HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Typescript, Experience with other languages (e.g. C++, Go, Scala) Experience working with containers (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes) Experience with "NoSQL" databases and other data store technologies (e.g. MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Redis) Experience building distributed applications Experience with cloud platforms (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP) Secureworks (A Dell Technologies Company) is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Secureworks are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Secureworks will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Learn more about Diversity and Inclusion at Secureworks here . LIPRIORITY

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