Engineering Manager | Performance & Sustaining at ExtraHop
We are ExtraHop. We're on a mission to provide security teams with the intelligence they need to confront and stop advanced threats like supply chain attacks, zero day exploits, and ransomware attacks. Cyber attackers still have the advantage. We’re taking it back with creativity, intellectual curiosity, and a sense of humor. Are you ready to help us reclaim the upper hand?
ExtraHop Engineering is looking for managers who can build software teams that drive efficiency and performance. The Tools and Performance engineers are experienced, motivated, and versatile. This team is tasked with driving product performance and building tools to enable rapid high quality releases. They need guidance to manage a realistic load and scope for physical, cloud and virtual products.
As a Performance and Tools manager you will help plan long and short term development efforts and build on the team’s knowledge and expertise. You will be part of a management team that sees scalability as an integral part of product quality and customer satisfaction. We want you to bring your planning, organization, and mentoring skills to keep our experienced technical team focused on engineering and sales goals. You and your team will communicate and publish the test designs, implementation, and results for all parts of the ExtraHop platform, from user interaction and data extraction to traffic processing and metric collection.
The ideal candidate will have
- 2+ years of experience managing and building software engineering teams and projects.
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in computer science, computer engineering, or information technology.
- 3+ years professional development experience focused on Linux and cloud applications.
- Excellent organization and interpersonal skills.
- Experience in the software development life cycle, ideally with Agile methodologies.
- Experience developing tools and automation to drive system and user experience performance.
Desired Skills & Experience
- Understanding of TCP/IP networking.
- Experience with virtual and cloud infrastructure.
- Familiarity with containers or docker technologies.
- Familiarity with embedded systems or other systems-level development.
- Understanding of the OSI model and excellent working knowledge of the key protocols from Layer 2 through Layer 7 including ARP, IP, TCP, UDP, and HTTP.
Cyberattackers have the advantage. ExtraHop is on a mission to help you take it back with security that can’t be undermined, outsmarted, or compromised. Our dynamic cyber defense platform, Reveal(x) 360, helps organizations detect and respond to advanced threats––before they compromise business operations. We apply cloud-scale AI to petabytes of traffic per day, performing line-rate decryption and behavioral analysis across all infrastructure, workloads, and data-in-flight. With complete visibility from ExtraHop, enterprises can detect malicious behavior, hunt advanced threats, and forensically investigate any incident with confidence.
ExtraHop is recognized by leading organizations for both its innovation in the market and its commitment to building a world-class team. In 2020, we’ve already been named a “Best Place to Work” by Inc., Computerworld, BuiltIn Seattle and Seattle Business Magazine, and we’ve been named to Wealthfront’s Career-Launching Companies list for the last four years. Forbes named ExtraHop to its 2020 AI 50 List, as well as the list of “20 Best Cybersecurity Startups to Watch.” In 2019 and 2020, JMP Securities put ExtraHop on its Elite 80 List as one of the most strategically positioned private companies in the cybersecurity industry. SC Media has named ExtraHop an Industry Innovator for enterprise network detection and response for the past two years.
We offer compelling benefits* to our employees, including:
- Health, dental, and vision benefits
- Generous Paid Time Off and Holidays + Paid Volunteer Time
- FSA and Dependent Care Accounts + EAP where applicable
- Educational Reimbursement
- 401k or Pension where applicable
- Pet Insurance (US only)
*Benefits outside of the US vary by region.
We are intentional about our culture, diversity, and inclusion, and we welcome everyone to come ready to participate in contributing to this truly unique environment. At ExtraHop, we believe that the best products, services, and companies are built by strong teams that include a diversity of backgrounds, perspectives, ideas, and experiences. We are committed to supporting and enabling growth and opportunity for every employee at every level. This is the foundation of our success.
We are equally committed to equal employment opportunity, and it is foundational to how we recruit and hire our talented team. Employment is determined based upon capabilities and qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identification and expression, marital status, military status or status as an honorably discharge/veteran, pregnancy (including potential pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, and childbearing), sexual orientation, age (40 and over), national origin, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, physical, mental, or sensory disability , HIV/AIDS or hepatitis C status, genetic information, status as an actual or perceived victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, or any other protected class as established by law.
Our people are our most important competitive advantage, leading the charge against nation-states, cyber criminals, and insider threats. Ready to join us?