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Sr. DevOps Engineer



Software Engineering
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2024

Who is Forcepoint?

Forcepoint simplifies security for global businesses and governments. Forcepoint’s all-in-one, truly cloud-native platform makes it easy to adopt Zero Trust and prevent the theft or loss of sensitive data and intellectual property no matter where people are working. 20+ years in business. 2.7k employees. 150 countries. 11k+ customers. 300+ patents. If our mission excites you, you’re in the right place; we want you to bring your own energy to help us create a safer world. All we’re missing is you!

Forcepoint is transforming cybersecurity by focusing on what matters most: understanding people’s intent as they interact with critical data and intellectual property wherever it resides. Our uncompromising systems enable companies to empower employees with unobstructed access to confidential data while protecting intellectual property and simplifying compliance.

Forcepoint is recognised as a Market & Technology Leader in Data Loss Protection, CASB, NGFW and Cross Domain Cyber Solutions and is a pioneer in anti-evasion defences and high-availability clustering.

The Endpoint team is an essential part of a global team that designs and develops Forcepoint’s Windows, Linux and MAC capabilities to scale to meet the needs of hundreds of millions of Forcepoint users. We are looking for a highly motivated, ambitious, independent hard worker who wants to be part of a winning team.

This role combines CI and software development. You will collaborate with team members at all levels to provide tooling and automation to help us reach our objectives more quickly.

You'll take ownership of major components of our internal infrastructure, ensuring they operate smoothly and continually seeking opportunities for improvement. You will create tools and processes that enhance our team's productivity and increase the efficiency of our Endpoint application development and deployment process.

You'll also lead the effort for triaging and resolving developer/test support requests across the organization. You'll leverage your experience in debugging issues to solve problems, big and small. Your eye for detail will help us optimize our practices, improving how we support our global team.


  • Responsible for end-to-end delivery of all CI activities across multiple projects.
  • Proposing and driving architecture improvements, recommending process improvements.
  • Developing configuration and infrastructure solutions for internal deployments
  • Updating, tracking and resolving technical issues.
  • Proactive ownership of build process
  • Evaluate new technology options and vendor products. Ensuring critical system security using best-in-class security solutions.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 7+ years of experience in software engineering, CI, or IT operations roles.
  • Ability to lead and collaborate on high-impact and complex projects.
  • Intermediate programming ability in following languages (e.g., C++, Python or groovy).
  • Intermediate understanding of Windows and Mac build tools (Visual Studio, Xcode).
  • Experience and comfort on the Linux command line.
  • Good understanding of binary/driver signing process for MacOS and Windows.
  • Good understanding of package and installer generation for MacOS and Windows platforms WIX.
  • Expert with CI tools (e.g., Jenkins, Github, Artifactory).
  • Experience working with VMWare toolset (vSphere etc.) and implementing solutions for Infrastructure lab.
  • Experience with Agile & Jira
  • Passion for helping people and enabling them to solve problems.

Soft Skills:

  • Self-motivated to research new skills and technologies
  • Commitment to the broader range of product development goals
  • Desire to develop talent and mentor junior engineers.
  • Experience working in a cross functional organization with distributed teams.
  • Strong communication (written and oral) and teamwork ethic within a diverse team environment.

Don’t meet every single qualification? Studies show people are hesitant to apply if they don’t meet all requirements listed in a job posting. Forcepoint is focused on building an inclusive and diverse workplace – so if there is something slightly different about your previous experience, but it otherwise aligns and you’re excited about this role, we encourage you to apply. You could be a great candidate for this or other roles on our team.

The policy of Forcepoint is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, citizenship status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected status and to affirmatively seek to advance the principles of equal employment opportunity.

Forcepoint is committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including job seekers with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the Company’s career webpage as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by sending an email to recruiting@forcepoint.com.

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