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that’s building the future of web app security

Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, & Vision
  • Long-Term Disability
  • 401K Program

Environment

  • Flexible hours to promote work-life balance
  • Tools for real-time communication
  • Cross-team collaboration
  • Agile team structures

Team Values

  • Dedicated
  • Passionate
  • Responsible
  • Trustworthy
  • Compassionate

Open Positions

Lead DevOps Engineer

Louisville, CO

The Lead DevOps Engineer serves as a core member of the ThreatX Engineering Team, focusing on the design, automation, and monitoring of SaaS solution development and production. Applying candidates should have a track record of leading successful DevOps teams, strong skills and experience in automation/configuration management and cloud infrastructure. This role provides a tremendous opportunity to be part of the team delivering innovative Web Application Security solutions to global enterprises.

You will lead an important team in the design, automation, and monitoring of development and production of SaaS solution. You will provide visibility to trends and best practices in DevOps as ThreatX aims to leverage current technologies and DevOps processes.

Responsibilities

  • Day-to-day leadership and mentorship of the DevOps team
  • Accountable for timely design, development, maintenance, and support of the SaaS platform
  • Administration, monitoring, and maintenance & operational support of infrastructure and networking components
  • Create automation and self-provisioning systems for rapid and customer-driven deployments
  • Develop processes and procedures to support the development life-cycle
  • Manage relationship with co-location and cloud service providers

The ideal candidate for this position is intellectually curious, technically savvy, holds a high bar for quality, and has the capability to drive a team towards excellence. A critical aspect of this role is also to provide visibility to trends and best practices in DevOps as ThreatX aims to leverage current technologies and DevOps processes.

Technical Requirements

  • Strong skills in cloud infrastructure management (AWS, equivalent)
  • In-depth knowledge of container orchestration frameworks such as Kubernetes
  • Strong knowledge of software containers (Docker and Rkt)
  • CIn depth Linux knowledge
  • Shell and automation scripting experience (Bash, Python, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Ansible automation framework

Other Requirements

  • Leadership skills including the ability to motivate teams, work collaboratively across the organization
  • Experience in a lead role
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Intellectually curios
  • "Technically savvy

Preferred

  • Experience in security compliance frameworks (ISO 27002, PCI)
  • Information Security experience, protocols and methods
  • Knowledge of host security (hardening, HIDS, firewall, file integrity monitoring)
  • Knowledge on perimeter security (IDS/IPS, Firewall, Antivirus, WAF)
  • Knowledge of best practices DevOps and IT operations supporting a high-performance / high-availability service
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Posted January 21st, 2019

Sales Engineer

Chicago, IL OR New York, NY

The Sales Engineer serves as a core member of the ThreatX Worldwide Sales Team. Applying candidates should have a track record of participating in team-oriented culture while owning and driving accountability. This role provides a tremendous opportunity to be at the forefront of delivering innovative Web Application Security solutions to global enterprises.

You will be the face of an exciting and innovative company that is disrupting the legacy WAF market. You will delight customers with compelling product demos and successful proof of concept deployments, driving revenue growth within your region.

Responsibilities

  • Creating and delivering demonstrations of the solution
  • Gathering technical requirements from the customers
  • Creating evaluation/proof of concept test plans with customers
  • Fine tuning the deployment process for success
  • Work with Product Management and Engineering to prioritize customer feature requests
  • Enabling the channel via sales and technical training

Ideal candidates will have prior experience deploying content delivery and web application security solutions including but not limited to: WAF, load balancers, docker containers, VMWare, Kubernetes, IaaS cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP, etc.). Candidates should also have practical routing and switching experience (including SPAN or Mirror configurations) and experience with popular SIEM solutions (Splunk, ELK, Arcsight, etc.). Linux and scripting (bash, python, etc.) skills are required to ensure smooth deployments and integrations.

Extensive domestic travel within the territory is required. Some International travel may be required as necessary but will not be frequent.

Technical Requirements

  • BSCS or equivalent and 8+ years of experience as a vendor or channel partner SE
  • Deep understanding of web applications, APIs, application servers (e.g. Nginx, Apache, etc.), application delivery (load balancers, CDNs), and application attacks
  • Practical knowledge of the full OSI stack, routing, switching, VPNs, DNS, SSL, and proxies
  • Considerable experience with systems installation, configuration, and administration of Linux distributions (CoreOS, CentOS, Ubuntu, etc.) on bare-metal, virtual, cloud, and microservices environments (e.g. VMWare, AWS, Kubernetes, service mesh etc.)
  • Good scripting and programming ability (bash, python, etc.)
  • Experience selling, demonstrating, installing, integrating, and troubleshooting Enterprise network security products (e.g. WAF, NGFW, Proxies, IDS/IPS, SIEM, Taps and packet brokers)

Other Requirements

  • Self-motivated—always finding ways to improve our processes and increase revenue without being asked
  • Super organizational skills
  • Strong communication (written and verbal) and very strong presentation skills, both internally and externally to all organizational levels (i.e. engineers, management, and executives)
  • Excellent problem solving skills - ability to troubleshoot complex problems and use a systematic approach to gain quick resolution, often in stressful situations
  • "Whatever it takes" attitude and drive to do everything necessary to assist in closing a deal

Preferred

  • Prior success in a vendor startup environment
  • Experience with companies in the application security space
  • Experience building and enabling a successful channel go-to-market
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Posted November 12th, 2018

Senior Software Engineer

Louisville, CO

ThreatX is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our highly skilled software engineering team working with state-of -the-art software technologies (Rust, Docker, containers) current design patterns (micro-services, API-driven) and modern SaaS dev-ops and agile development practices.

The ideal candidate is a software development all-star who loves what they do, keeps software engineering discipline current, has demonstrated ability to learn multiple development languages and particularly modern ones, and has experience designing and implementing SaaS scaled, real-time processing solutions. It is important to have a strong professional drive as you will be working in a startup environment with other software professionals with similar high passion.

This position works closely with other engineers to create new designs as well as to continually evolve the ThreatX SaaS platform. This role establishes architecture standards and provides visibility to trends and best practices within software engineering.

Opportunity

    ThreatX is focused on delivering a Next-Gen Web Application Firewall based on behavioral analytics resulting in quick identification and mitigation of threats with low cost of ownership to our customers. The behavioral component of our solution, which is unique in our industry, enables our solution to automatically adapt to the changes in the web application/APIs which in today’s world can occur frequently with DevOps processes. Additionally, behavioral analysis enables our solution to identify stealthy attacks with minimal false positives. The application is real-time and low latency requirements requiring us to leverage real-time software technologies such as Rust. The application is entirely cloud based and architected with micro-services with an API-first approach and leveraging containers/Docker. The team embraces an Agile/DevOps working environment.

    ThreatX being a startup gives you the opportunity to be part of a small development team that will only grow offering professional growth opportunities. We believe in using the best technologies out there and recognize the need to re-evaluate. You will have the opportunity to work on most all parts of the solution, working “full-stack”, and be a key participant in continued architecture and design. It’s a very fun and rewarding environment!

    Responsibilities

    • Design, develop, and maintain key components of the core platform leveraging Rust as the primary development language
    • Develop new features on the ThreatX platform
    • Maintain code within the designated code management tools (Git, Jenkins, Atlassian)
    • Participate in Agile/scrum practices and ceremonies
    • Bring new software practices, tools, and ideas to the team as we strive to continually improve and evolve
    • Enjoys working and spending time with local software meetups bringing back great ideas to the ThreatX software team

Requirements

  • 4+ years experience designing and implementing software solutions including SaaS
  • Strong software engineering skills (Rust, C/C++ or equivalent, Java, Python)
  • Exposure to functional programming concepts (Scala, F#, Haskell or equivalent)
  • In-depth Linux knowledge
  • Experienced in developing scalable, API-driven and resilient distributed SaaS solutions
  • Highly passionate software professional who wants to work with other team members that also have that level of passion
  • Willingness to work "full-stack" from a development perspective
  • Experienced working in Agile/scrum development environment
  • Willing to explore software technologies and architectures ensuring our solutions leveraging the best software tools, technology stacks, and architectures

Preferred

  • BS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering
  • Experienced working with NoSQL/distributed databases: MongoDB, Cassandra, Elastic, others
  • Experienced with UI development and particularly the React framework, JavaScript, HTML, and CSS3
  • Experienced in open source software updates and maintenance
  • Knowledge of the security industry, protocols and methods
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Posted January 31st, 2019

Senior Quality Engineer - SDET

Louisville, CO

ThreatX is looking for a Senior Development Engineer in Test to join our highly skilled software engineering team working with state-of -the-art software technologies (Rust, Docker, containers) current design patterns (micro-services, API-driven) and modern SaaS dev-ops and agile development practices. We are an early stage startup with a newly released product that is growing rapidly as we continue to evolve based on customer feedback.

As a senior quality and automation engineer, you will have the opportunity to design and development automated testing frameworks for our modern SaaS platform and build features when appropriate. The ideal candidate will have experience building automated test solutions for a real-time SaaS platform. It is important to have a strong professional drive as you will be working in a startup environment with other software professionals with similar high passion.

Opportunity

    ThreatX is focused on delivering a Next-Gen Web Application Firewall based on behavioral analytics resulting in quick identification and mitigation of threats with low cost of ownership to our customers. The behavioral component of our solution, which is unique in our industry, enables our solution to automatically adapt to the changes in the web application/APIs which in today’s world can occur frequently with DevOps processes. Additionally, behavioral analysis enables our solution to identify stealthy attacks with minimal false positives. The application is real-time and low latency requirements requiring us to leverage real-time software technologies such as Rust. The application is entirely cloud based and architected with micro-services with an API-first approach and leveraging containers/Docker. The team embraces an Agile/DevOps working environment.

    ThreatX being a startup gives you the opportunity to be part of a small R&D team that will only grow offering you professional growth. We believe development owns quality and at the same time believe it is important to have a leader of this area for which you will be. You will have the opportunity to be the coach to our developers around quality guiding them on best practices and helping them prioritize activities that will result in a product that “just works” and easily diagnose-able. We believe in using the best technologies out there and recognize the need to re-evaluate. You will have the opportunity to work on the product “end to end” and will offer you the ability to learn application security. It’s a very fun and rewarding environment!

    Responsibilities

    • Creatively design and develop automated testing frameworks and tools for the ThreatX platform
    • Develop automated methods of measuring the functionality, performance, scalability, and reliability of our SaaS platform
    • Analyze existing test coverage and participate in code reviews
    • Lead and coordinate all test execution activities including coaching our developers on best practices
    • Design and implement DevOps test execution pipelines within the build and release process
    • Maintain automation code within the designated code management tools (Git, Jenkins, Atlassian)
    • Participate in Agile/scrum practices and ceremonies

    Requirements

    • 3+ years’ experience in quality and test automation
    • 3+ years in at least one modern programming language (Rust, C/C++, Java, Python, etc.)
    • Strong Linux knowledge
    • Experience with: building/testing/deploying SaaS based solutions, REST APIs
    • Solid understanding of DevOps and Continuous Integration (CI)
    • Have a strong passion for quality
    • Highly passionate software professional who wants to work with other team members that also have that level of passion
    • Experienced working in Agile/scrum development environment
    • Great communicator with ability to appropriately influence others
    • Willing to explore software technologies and automation frameworks ensuring our solutions leveraging the best software tools!

    Preferred Qualifications

    • BS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering
    • Experienced working with NoSQL/distributed databases: MongoDB, Cassandra, Elastic, others
    • Experienced in open source software updates and maintenance
    • Experience in secure software standards and testing
    • Experience working in the security industry
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Posted February 12th, 2019

Senior UI/UX Designer

Louisville, CO

ThreatX is looking for a Senior UI/UX Designer to join our fast growing, innovative company disrupting the Web Application Firewall (WAF) security market with analytics reducing the time to identify and respond to website and API security attacks. This role will be responsible for defining and updating the user experience and UI design of our SaaS product.

The ideal candidate for this position is one who has a passion for creating highly usable, intuitive, yet differentiating UI workflows. The candidate also has a high bar for excellence and quality willing to iterate through designs through stakeholder feedback. It is also important in this role to have a passion for information security. This role will work closely with various functions within ThreatX including product management, engineering, sales, our SOC, and our customers/prospects. We expect this person to be one who loves their profession and invests in keeping current.

Opportunity

    ThreatX is focused on delivering a Next-Gen Web Application Firewall based on behavioral analytics resulting in quick identification and mitigation of threats with low cost of ownership to our customers. The behavioral component of our solution, which is unique in our industry, enables our solution to automatically adapt to the changes in the web application/APIs which in today’s world can occur frequently with DevOps processes. Additionally, behavioral analysis enables our solution to identify stealthy attacks with minimal false positives.

    User experience is a critically important aspect to our product. Our SOC and customers leverage this for threat analysis, risk assessment, and threat hunting. In this role, you will have the opportunity to define a next generation user experience with few constraints. You will be partnered with our users as well as development team in this activity. ThreatX being a startup gives you an opportunity to work with a growing small team offering professional growth with significant influence. We believe in leveraging the best technologies out there and recognize the need for frequent re-evaluation.

    Responsibilities

    • Design new features, and re-design the UI/UX for the ThreatX SaaS product
    • Provide design support throughout product development, from initial concepting to product/feature release and beyond
    • Drive design in accordance with principles of user-centered design
    • Craft user workflow diagrams, storyboards, prototypes, and wireframes
    • Work within Agile/Scrum development process with product management and engineering
    • Keep current in UI/UX design and share those changes with the team
    • Foster a productive and fun team environment

    Requirements

    • 4+ years of experience in UI/UX Design with knowledge of latest best practices
    • Expertise in enabling highly technical users quickly and intuitively to analyze, and get insights from data through visualization
    • Experience in design for enterprise product
    • Experience in feedback gathering from both internal and external (customer) stakeholders
    • Expertise in using industry-standard design and prototyping tools (Sketch, Figma, Zeplin, Adobe CC), and ability to evaluate the latest tools
    • Expertise creating prototypes to communicate design concepts to users and stakeholders
    • Excellent communication skills: written, verbal, interpersonal
    • Not afraid of ambiguity and willing to learn new skills
    • Experience in a fast-paced, iterative software development environment

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience in UI/UX for security or data analytics product
    • Knowledge of UI software frameworks such as ReactJS and Angular
    • Experienced working in an Agile environment
    • Fluent with web development technologies including HTML5, CSS and ES6
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Posted February 12th, 2019