Senior Software Engineer

Bangalore, KA, IN, 560103


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.

Skills & Experience


  • C/C++ (mandatory, we use a lot of C++11 for example)
  • Network programming
  • Multithreaded programming
  • Security programming
  • Networking protocols knowledge (e.g. IKE, IPsec, TLS, Ping, HTTP/HTTPS, websockets, REST APIs)
  • Data transfer protocols (e.g. JSON, XML)
  • VPN knowledge (e.g. key exchange, encryption, virtual IPs, route manipulation)
  • The ability to pick up new things quickly




  • Windows system internals APIs (e.g. IP Helper API, WMI, Crypto API)
  • COM programming
  • MFC programming
  • Installer package creation (i.e. WiX installer, MSI)
  • Visual Studio Debugging with Solution / project creation and configuration



  • Mac system internals APIs (e.g. Keychain services API, System configuration framework, core foundation framework)
  • Objective-C programming
  • Swift programming
  • Installer package creation (i.e. PKG files, bundles)
  • Xcode
  • Debugging with
  • Workspace / project creation and configuration


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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