Applications Developer 3

Ahmedabad, GJ, IN, 380006

Information Technology

Sophos Overview – Cybersecurity Evolved

Sophos evolves to meet every new challenge, protecting more than 400,000 organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by SophosLabs, our cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions are able to adapt and evolve to secure endpoints and networks against never-before-seen cybercriminal tactics and techniques. Managed through our award-winning, cloud-based platform, Sophos Central, our best-of-breed products work together through our unique Synchronized Security system to share threat intelligence and respond to evolving threats. The Sophos suite of products secures networks and endpoints against automated and active-adversary breaches, ransomware, malware, exploits, data exfiltration, phishing, and more.


Job Purpose

This role is part of our Enterprise Engineering team which provides technical leadership for our collaboration, storage, compute, Identity and End User Compute (EUC).  As an IT Automation Engineer you will develop automations to support our IT operations, these focus on delivering consistency and reducing engineer effort.  Previous projects included source code driven deployment of remote access rules and an event driven JIRA bot which applied maintenance windows to systems.


Automation is core to our strategy for scaling IT, as part of the role you will be helping to grow the capabilities of your colleagues, through mentoring and by providing re-usable design patterns.


Main Duties

  • Design and Development automations which support the IT operations
  • Code reviews
  • Create and maintain reusable design patterns and code blocks which can be used as the foundations for automation
  • Mentor and train colleagues who are not from a developer background
  • Identity opportunities to automate processes


Skills & Experience


  • Strong Python development knowledge
  • UX frameworks
  • Creating reusable design and code patterns
  • Development against RESTful APIs
  • Experience building with AWS (Lambda, EC2, S3, SNS, KMS etc.)
  • Desire to design and build new projects from the ground up
  • CI/CD systems and GIT SCM
  • Training and mentoring the wider team on automation best practice and reviewing code


  • Powershell and c#
  • AWS API Gateway
  • JIRA
  • OpenIDConnect
  • Azure AD and Azure functions
  • Vault
  • O365 Power Automate
  • ServiceNow


Equal Opportunities

Sophos is committed to equality opportunity in all areas of its work. All qualified applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.


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At Sophos, we want every organization to be protected by innovative, next-generation IT security, even those who don't have a huge IT staff. We protect organizations of all sizes, all around the world by making enterprise-grade security that is simple to deploy, manage, and use. It is our passion, and something we are truly proud of.

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