Posted 9 months ago
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The Endpoint team is looking for an experienced engineer to join us in writing low-level code to detect and prevent advanced security threats across Windows, macOS, and Linux. You will be working with former intelligence community and seasoned security industry engineers with extensive security expertise – including the author of Rootkits: Subverting the Windows Kernel. If you’re an experienced Windows, macOS, and/or Linux system-level engineer, join our Endpoint development team and help protect the world’s data from attackers.
C/C++, Python, x86/x64 assembly
lldb, gdb, Windbg
Windows, macOS, and/or Linux kernel development and user space, system level APIs
Design and develop robust kernel and/or system-level code that collects data with minimal impact on system performance.
Write, code review, and unit test cross platform code in a multi-threaded application.
Work with our platform team to rapidly integrate new features end-to-end.
Communicate and document new features with team members and quality assurance engineers.
Participate in agile planning and scope estimation
Skills and Requirements:
Live, breathe, and eat operating system kernels and system level APIs
10+ years software engineering experience in C/C++ and Python
Experience debugging with lldb, gdb, WinDbg, OllyDbg, or Immunity Debugger
Networking socket programming and protocol analysis
Cross platform, system level development
Additional Information - We Take Care of Our People
As a distributed company, diversity drives our identity. Whether you’re looking to launch a new career or grow an existing one, Elastic is the type of company where you can balance great work with great life. Your age is only a number. It doesn’t matter if you’re just out of college or your children are; we need you for what you can do.
We strive to have parity of benefits across regions and while regulations differ from place to place, we believe taking care of our people is the right thing to do.
Competitive pay based on the work you do here and not your previous salary
Health coverage for you and your family in many locations
Ability to craft your calendar with flexible locations and schedules for many roles
Generous number of vacation days each year
Double your charitable giving — we match up to 1% of your salary
Up to 40 hours each year to use toward volunteer projects you love
Embracing parenthood with minimum of 16 weeks of parental leave
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