Principal Back-End Software Engineer at Exabeam
San Mateo, CA, US
Exabeam provides security intelligence and management solutions to help organizations of any size protect their most valuable information. The Exabeam Security Intelligence Platform uniquely combines a data lake for unlimited data collection at a predictable price, machine learning for advanced analytics, and automated incident response into an integrated set of products. The result is the first modern security intelligence solution that delivers where legacy security information and event management (SIEM) vendors have failed.
Position Overview
We are looking for a Principal Back-End Software Engineer to join a brand new team building our next generation product/service. This is a SaaS, multi-tenant, microservices based, very large-scale cloud native application that will ingest and process in real time petabytes of data. As part of the initial team you will have the opportunity to help define and build the complete Back-End for the product. This is a rare opportunity for an engineer who loves to make a huge impact in a brand-new product using the latest technologies.


    • Architect, design, and code the initial Back-End for a brand new, exciting product for Exabeam
    • Work closely with a small team of highly skilled engineers from the ground up


      • Bachelor's Degree in computer science or equivalent experience
      • At least 7+ years of software engineering experience building scalable distributed systems
      • Solid programming experience designing and writing well organized, clean, and extensible code
      •  Experience in Java or Scala (if no Scala - you will learn it here), deep JVM knowledge, Clojure (an added plus)
      • Experience working with Containers
      • Kubernetes - a plus - you will get good at it here.
      • CICD - deploying multiple times a day
      • Architecture, design, and coding (lots of coding)
      •  Knowledge  of building complex systems with high performance, scalability and reliability requirements of large 24 x 7 systems.
      • Eagerness to join and foster a brand new team environment where we all celebrate each other's victories
      • Enjoys the fast pace of a startup where someone’s contributions have an immediate impactI
      • High attention to detail
Exabeam is built by seasoned security and enterprise IT veterans from Imperva, ArcSight, and Sumo Logic. We are headquartered in San Mateo, California. Exabeam is privately funded by Lightspeed Venture Partners, Cisco Investments, Norwest Venture Partners, Aspect Ventures, Icon Ventures, and investor Shlomo Kramer.

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