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Job Description The Role As a Senior Python Engineer, you will be comfortable serving as a subject matter expert, bringing in best practices for both developing and testing performant, reliable Python code.
We work with a wide variety of internal users, and this job is hands-on. One day you'll be meeting with a threat research engineer to better understand what we need to build in order to meet those needs.
The next day, you might be writing and releasing code to make some part of our data newly visible to threat analysts. The Senior Python Engineer will demonstrate a willingness to dive into the problem domain, assess existing code, recommend and implement practical solutions.
They will use their ability to create reliable tools and data pipelines that programmatically make that data usable for our needs.
Working in our internal tools team, they are responsible for creating utilities that leverage our existing services and data stores to help our threat analysts, researchers and engineers become more effective.
Your day to day + Taking ownership of an existing code base and extending it.+ Developing back-end components.+ Testing and debugging Python applications running in modern Linux environments.
We have a set of existing tools and utilities that will need to be assessed, extended and improved to continue to meet the evolving threat landscape.
With your help, we can advance our state-of-the-art protection mechanisms and keep ahead of an ever-changing threat landscape.
not required but very helpful If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us! At Proofpoint, we have a passion for protecting people, data, and brands from today's advanced threats and compliance risks.
We hire the best people in the business to : + Build and enhance our proven security platform+ Blend innovation and speed in a constantly evolving cloud architecture+ Analyze new threats and offer deep insight through data-driven intel+ Collaborate with customers to help solve their toughest security challengesWe are singularly devoted to helping our customers protect what matters most.
That's why we're a leader in next-generation cybersecurity-and why more than half of the Fortune 100 trust us as a security partner.
Proofpoint is an equal opportunity employer, we hire without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability.