Skip to main content

Sr. Principal Software Engineer, Platform Engineering (Orchestration) - Secureworks - Austin, TX OR Remote US

  • Tampa, Florida
  • 01/13/2020
  • R051608
Apply Now

Overview

We believe that progress lives at the intersection of technology and humanity, and that our role is to bring innovation to people everywhere to drive progress around the world. Every member of our team plays a critical role in bringing our purpose to life — through our work, passion and commitment to do the absolute best we can for our company, our customers and for each other.

Back to Job Navigation (Overview)

Success Profile

What makes a successful Software Engineer?
Check out the top traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Analytical
  • Communicator
  • Conceptual
  • Inventive
  • Problem Solver
  • Results-driven

Back to Job Navigation (Success)

Responsibilities

Sr. Principal Software Engineer - Platform Engineering - Orchestration

Location: Remote

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 client’s 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 company’s 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 “what’s 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.  

Role Overview

In this exciting and new role, you will work on the next generation of Secureworks’ security platform. You’ll join a very seasoned team of software engineers, security experts, and data scientists, and collaborate with stakeholders across security and technology groups to drive innovation.  You will focus primarily on building out our back-end systems based on customer playbooks to automatically enrich and respond to events. Familiarity with building out orchestration systems and IFTTT style systems a plus.

The ideal candidate will have a strong software development background with an emphasis on building integrations and response actions based on client needs.  This role requires a software developer that can take ideas from concept to reality and work well within an entrepreneurial and collaborative environment. 

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and improve software as a secure, scalable, performant, and fault-tolerant solution across a multi-cloud architecture.

  • Developing core platform capabilities for an innovative new platform.

  • Drive idea generation for new platform capabilities and bring them to fruition.

  • Creating monitoring and benchmarking for performant and resilient deployments. 

  • Contributing to the API design for all upcoming features.

  • Interacting with both internal and external development teams.

  • Constantly raising the bar of engineering practices across the team.

  • Work effectively on a geographically distributed team to deliver high quality software against aggressive schedules. 

Requirements

  • BS in Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent experience.

  • 3-7+ years of relevant software development experience, including building/scaling large scale systems.

  • 3+ years of experience with Golang.

  • 2+ years of experience with Amazon AWS, Azure, or Google GCP.

  • 1+ year working with Docker and Kubernetes (or other orchestrators).

  • Strong understanding of database design and schemas.

  • Experience developing a service-oriented or microservice architecture.

  • Cross-functional experience and a solid understanding of how to debug problems from UI down to systems.

  • Passionate about well-crafted code and a strong desire to learn.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Computer or information security background or experience.

  • Experience with FaaS and event-based programming models on Kubernetes (knative).

  • Experience with open-source workflow engines such as Uber’s Cadence and/or Netflix Conductor.

  • Experience with NoSQL databases (e.g. Postgres, MySQL, Elasticsearch, Athena/Presto, Cassandra/HBase/Accumulo, etc).

  • Prior experience developing software in an entrepreneurial environment.

  • Prior experience developing product and customer focused applications.

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 Secureworkshere.

Job Family: Engineering Secureworks Remote Software-Engineer Job ID: R051608
Apply Now

Global Sales at Dell

We believe that technology is essential for driving human progress, and we’re committed to providing that technology to people and organizations everywhere so they can transform the way they work and live. Join our sales team and be a part of our story.

Learn More About Global Sales

Back to Job Navigation (Career Path)

Learn what it's like to work in the Atlanta Office.

Explore this location

Key Benefits

  • Rewards & Development

    It's simple. We believe in rewarding our team members for a job well-done and investing in our team member's professional development filling the majority of our open positions internally.

  • Health & Wellness

    As part of our overall rewards, we offer benefits programs designed to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle. These benefits are based on your location, so please ask your recruiter for more details.

  • Flexibility

    Dell’s Connected Workplace program offers new ways to work and enables eligible team members to choose the style that best fulfills their needs, both in their job and their personal life.

  • Other Benefits

    You may be eligible for other programs in your location including employee purchase program, paid time away from work, financial and savings programs and more. Talk to your recruiter for more details on what benefits programs are available in your location.

Back to Job Navigation (Rewards)

Life at Dell

Discover life at Dell from our employees who are leading the way toward innovation and digital transformation.

Come be a part of the talented, dedicated and motivated teams in the Dell family by applying today.

3 smiling people in a meeting at Dell

Culture

Our culture is defined by our values and made real every day by how we work and lead. We know our culture is the foundation for all we’ve achieved, and for all the success ahead of us. Don't take it just from us – see what our employees say in our annual "Tell Dell" results.

  • 90% My leader cares about my well-being both professionally and personally.
  • 93% I am proud that I never have to worry about Dell Technologies showing up in a headline damaging our ethical reputation.
  • 90% My job means more to me than just a paycheck and benefits
  • 94% Believe flexible work arrangements (e.g., working remote, mobile, telework, etc.) at Dell Technologies contribute positively to our performance as a company.