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Senior Software Engineer, Rust/Go

Red Canary

Apr 12

Who We Are
Red Canary was founded to create a world where every organization can make its greatest impact without fear of cyber attack. Our combination of market-defining technology, processes, and expertise are preventing breaches every day. We are completely changing the way security is delivered and setting the new standard for security. If our mission resonates with you, let’s talk!  

What We Believe In
- Do what’s right for the customer
- Be kind and authentic
- Deliver great quality
- Be relentless

Challenges You Will Solve
The Red Canary engineering team builds and operates the platform and products that deliver unmatched threat detection and response! We process billions of events per day from hundreds of thousands of systems worldwide. Every engineer is empowered to make a difference for our customers  with unique opportunities to learn new technology and tackle the hardest problems in cyber security.

You are passionate about applying your technical expertise to quickly ship an MVP based on requirements. You collaborate with your team and seek feedback internally and from customers in order to refine and improve your deliverables. You will build highly reliable software that collects high volume security telemetry from Linux servers, generating rich security telemetry that we use to identify and stop threats affecting our customers.

We're looking for an experienced Rust or Go engineer with Linux development experience to join us in building our telemetry collection sensor and supporting processes. We use Rust as the principal language for developing our security telemetry collection software because it provides a safe and modern toolchain for producing high-quality software. We use Go to build-out our backend processes supporting our telemetry collection sensor platform.

We continuously push product enhancements to production, so on day one you will be making security better for a large number of organizations. You will build highly reliable software that collects high volume security telemetry from Linux servers, generating rich security telemetry that we use to identify and stop threats affecting our customers. 

As a Senior engineer on our endpoint telemetry collection team, you will design and implement features to support telemetry collection and new detection capabilities. Our customers depend on us 24/7 and the software you build makes a meaningful difference to improve their security. In this role you may work remote or hybrid from our Denver office.

What You'll Do

    • Continuously ship quality product by writing well organized, testable and high performing code
    • Address system and software bugs, develop product enhancements, and launch new features to scale within a Product Team construct
    • Support products and applications that operate in a 24x7 production environment
    • Debug and troubleshoot complex systems and data pipelines
    • Write clear and concise documentation; share knowledge internally and across teams
    • Help identify technical risk and mitigation plans
    • Collaborate with Product Management and Design teams taking small to medium features from concept to shipping as the sole programmer

What You'll Bring

    • ~4+ years of experience shipping high-quality SaaS products and features
    • A love to write code and take full ownership of a product or feature from concept to launch
    • A high bar when shipping product, going the extra mile to delight our customers
    • Proficient with Rust and/or Go
    • Experienced with Linux operating systems development and usage
    • Experienced with cloud technologies, preferably AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform
    • Knowledge of Ruby on Rails (or similar web application technologies) and other common libraries such as RSpec and Sidekiq
    • Software testing skills to ensure we deliver the highest quality products
Targeted base salary range: $135,000 - $165,000 + bonus eligibility and equity depending on experience.


Why Red Canary?
Red Canary is where people embody our mission to improve security outcomes for all. People work hard to maintain a culture that encourages authenticity in order to do your best work. Our people are driven and committed to finding the best security outcomes, delivering real and actionable answers, and being transparent along the way. 

At Red Canary, we offer a very rich benefits program to our full-time team members so they can focus on their families and improving our customers’ security. For a full list of benefits, please review our Benefits Summary:
https://resource.redcanary.com/rs/003-YRU-314/images/BenefitsSummary_2022_RedCanary.pdf

Individuals seeking employment at Red Canary are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.