Software Engineer-Python

Short Description

Cylance is seeking a Python Developer to design, implement, test and optimize with a high degree of autonomy and an emphasis on tangible results. You'll be joining our cloud platform team and working on a massively scalable data-processing system that produces highly accurate results at exceptionally rapid rates. You'll also research new technologies to improve existing systems and design new ones, writing a lot of highly scalable code, harvesting data from different databases, API's and other sources of information, as well as work with distributed systems.

Job Description

Who We Are

Cylance is one of the fastest growing companies in the history of cybersecurity. By successfully applying artificial intelligence and machine learning to crack the DNA of malware, Cylance has redefined the endpoint protection market, garnered acclaim from industry analysts and won numerous awards including Best Emerging Vendor from SC Magazine. If you have the passion and desire to disrupt industries, protect the world from cyberattacks, and be at the forefront of a revolutionary new technology, we want you to join us!

If you love Python like a dog loves a bone and coding infrastructure on Linux is a walk in the park, or in the cloud, we want you on our team!

What You Will Do
  • Develop high scalable RESTful APIs
  • Provide expertise on reliability and performance challenges that you've conquered in the past
  • Thrive in a rapid development environment with an intense focus on quality
  • Have an allergic reaction to the words "defer" and "works on my machine"
  • Be a strong team player and work well within a diverse, cross-functional team

Who We Are Looking For
  • At least 3 years of software development experience on a Unix-like system
  • Mastery of Python for application and infrastructure development
  • SDLC, source control, unit testing, agile development methodologies
  • A passion for what you do
  • Requires the ability to work independently with substantial latitude for action and decision while maintaining focus on achieving optimal outcomes as part of a collaborative development effort
  • Flexible and adaptable self-starter with strong relationship-building skills
  • Must have a passion for your work and an ability to apply that passion to both daily tasks and larger projects
  • Collaborative and team-oriented attitude
  • Effective problem-solving capabilities
  • Takes initiative and approaches all tasks and projects proactively
  • Ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks with little to no supervision
  • Intellectual curiosity, humility, accountability and positive approach
  • Requires the ability to work independently with substantial latitude for action and decision while maintaining focus on achieving optimal outcomes as part of a collaborative development effort
  • ABOVE AND BEYOND
  • Code in C#, either on Windows or Mono

What We Need From You To Apply
  • Current resume
  • Cover letter/summary expressing:
  • Why you are interested in working at Cylance
  • The skills, strengths and expertise you will contribute to our diverse team of extraordinary talent and humble hearts


Software Engineer - Python
Entry level Information Technology Full-time Information Technology | Engineering Python
Founded in 2012 by former McAfee Global CTO Stuart McClure and Chief Scientist Ryan Permeh, Cylance is revolutionizing cybersecurity. Our products and services use artificial intelligence and machine learning to proactively prevent, rather than reactively detect the execution of advanced persistent threats and malware. Our technology is deployed on over ten million endpoints and protects hundreds of enterprise clients worldwide including Fortune 100 organizations and government institutions. Our flagship product, CylancePROTECT, is the world's first next-generation antivirus built on artificial intelligence and machine learning. With the introduction of CylancePROTECT Home Edition, that same groundbreaking enterprise technology is now available for corporate employees to use at home to protect their and their families personal devices. Named the SC Magazine Award winner for "Best Emerging Technology in 2015, Cylance PROTECT offers exponentially improved prevention capabilities when compared to other endpoint security solutions. For a demo of CylancePROTECT, visit us at www.cylance.com.