Software Engineer - Linux / C 9/2/2016

Hansell Tierney on behalf of client Seattle, WA

Company
Hansell Tierney on behalf of client
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29515765
AJE Ref #
576077948
Location
Seattle, WA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Hansell Tierney is helping our client, a leader in Network Security and Threat Management products, with a direct hire/FTE search for a Software Engineer Linux/C.

LOCATION - Downtown Seattle, WA (LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY)

JOB TITLE - SOFTWARE ENGINEER LINUX/C

_POSITION OVERVIEW_
The candidate will be a member of an autonomous development team creating new functionality for network security products. The candidate will be expected to work with the team to break down user stories, implement new features, develop functional prototypes for evaluation, and write functional specifications and test plans.
The ideal candidate has strong programming skills, an interest in network security, and experience creating excellent user experiences.

_DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES_

* Design and implement great user experiences for security features on both "thick" and "thin" clients

* Prototype and launch new features in cooperation with designers, product management and other team members
* Demonstrate creativity in finding optimal ways to implement features
* Create unit tests to prove code works as expected, demonstrating meticulous attention to detail
* Perform bug verification, release testing, and beta support for assigned products
* Provide meaningful input in discussions and analysis on new features

_QUALIFICATIONS_

* 5+ years of professional programming experience with C and Linux
* 3+ years of experience in designing and developing network products
* Experience in multiple threads, socket, IPC, etc.
* Good understanding about TCP/IP, AAA, HTTPS, SNMP, etc.
* Experience in Linux kernel, python is a big plus
* Familiarity with Test Driven Design and automated unit testing
* BS in CS or an equivalent combination of education and experience