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Cloud Back-End (SPM) - Principal/Staff/Senior Software Engineer



Shape Security



Santa Clara, CA, US


We are security and web experts, pioneers, evangelists, and elite researchers. We believe in the power of the Internet to be a positive force; our mission is to protect every website and mobile app from cybercriminals. Shape’s founders fought cybercrime at the Pentagon, Google, and other leading security companies. We are backed by some of the most prominent leaders and investors in the technology industry including Kleiner Perkins, Google Ventures, and more. Come be a part of our unparalleled team that is responsible for making the Internet a safer place for everyone. 
Position Summary
As a back-end engineer on the Shape Protection Manager (SPM) team, you will be solving unique and challenging problems in our cloud-based management system. SPM is Shape’s customer-facing app and has many responsibilities: appliance and policy management, firmware release, user and permissions management, report generation, data visualization, and more. At Shape, you will work with exceptional team members and boost your career to the next level. 


    • Design and develop server-side code (Java and Spring) to support new features for SPM 
    • Improve performance and design of existing code
    • Work closely with other engineering, product, marketing, and customer support teams for end-to-end solutions

Required Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree (or above) in Computer Science or a related field
    • Industry experience in enterprise level software development (amount of experience determines grade level)
    • Proficient in Java and Spring
    • Proficient with common databases, especially MySQL and MongoDb
    • Proficient in RESTful API design 
    • Proficient in unit and integration testing (we use JUnit)
    • Experience with Cloud-based service and development environment, such as AWS or GCP

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