Senior Software Engineer

Job Purpose:

Sophos Central is a cloud-based application that allows the end-user to manage all their Sophos tools in one application.  As a member of the Sophos Platform development team, the Senior Software Engineer works closely with software engineers, architects, product management and others to design and build the foundational toolset and capabilities that allow Sophos developers to quickly bring new features to market.  As part of an agile scrum team develop microservice platform feature designs, implementation, and promote best practices for the next generation Sophos microservice platform.  Work with the Sophos internal micro-services development teams to understand their requirements, promote the use of the implemented Chassis platform features, debug and troubleshoot issues faced by the Development teams.

Skills & Experience:

  • Extensive hands on experience in Terraform
  • Experience developing and supporting Java based applications.
  • Strong knowledge in at least one scripting language, preferably Python
  • Experience deploying and supporting production applications in a public cloud, preferably AWS.
  • Knowledge of AWS services including EC2, IAM, CloudWatch, SQS, SNS, S3 is preferrable.
  • Kubernetes and container orchestration experience a big plus
  • Experience with CI/CD tools and methodologies, specifically Jenkins
  • Strong working knowledge of Docker and the container ecosystem
  • Excellent operational knowledge of Linux operating systems
  • Exceptionally strong written and verbal communications skills, as well as good interpersonal, organization, and teamwork skills.
  • 3+ years of relevant experience


Equal Opportunities

Sophos is committed to equality opportunity in all areas of its work. All qualified applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

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