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Principal Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Posted on Thursday, June 16, 2022

Forcepoint is building a new world class Endpoint organization in Tel Aviv, Israel.

The team will be part of a global team that develops Forcepoint’s Windows and macOS Endpoint products to meet the needs of millions of Forcepoint users.

You will have the opportunity to join a startup environment with the comfort of a world class established organization behind you.

If you have a passion for developing complex, cross platform software solutions and strive to become an expert in your craft, we have career opportunity for you.

Skills and Qualifications:

· 10 years of experience with C/C++/Objective-C on either Windows, macOS or Linux

· 10 years of experience with computer networking:
Concepts and technologies: MITM, proxy, VPN, firewall
Protocols: transport layer and above, especially applications, protocols such as HTTP, DNS.

· Good knowledge of OS internals, such as file systems, process management, network stacks
· Good coding and source management practices
· Strong troubleshooting skills

Soft Skills:

· Self-motivated to research new skills and technologies

· Strong personal commitment to quality

· Commitment to the broader range of product development goals (teamwork at scale)

· Experience working in a cross functional organization with distributed teams

· Strong communication skills

· Teamwork ethic within a diverse team environment

Preferred Skills

· Prior experience in developing endpoint security products

· Knowledge of design patterns

We are mission driven.

We are passionate about our mission because our solutions protect businesses, critical infrastructures, and governments around the world.

Find out more about Forcepoint’s Mission, Vision, and Values at www.Forcepoint.com and follow us on Twitter at @ForcepointSec.

Find us on social at #forcepoint #forcepointculture #lifeatforcepoint to find out what its really like to work here from the team themselves.

*Other duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Applicants must have the right to work in the location to which you have applied.

We are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.