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.

Job Purpose

Design, develop and maintain software components of the “Executive Dashboard (XDB)” system for NSG. XDB is an internal data analytics system which provides the executive team insight into all kinds engineering metrics of projects in the NSG division of Sophos.


Main Duties

You will be responsible for the following

  • Develop software components of the XDB system in an Agile project environment
  • Develop components of the XDB system using a Micro-services and container approach
  • Own the design and code for one or more components/sub-components of the system
  • Use of XP best practices (like TDD) for feature development
  • Write automated Unit and Integration tests for the code/feature developed
  • Keen troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities
  • Maintaining CI pipeline for the components owned
  • Active Participation in Design discussions
  • Must be able to learn new technical areas quickly
  • Must be a motivated self-starter with a short learning curve


Skills & Experience



  • Must have a minimum of 1 year of Development Experience in Internet/Web Technologies & ELK Stack
  • A polyglot programmer - Python, Go, Typescript/JS, Angular
  • Must have exposure to ELK stack + some form of data analytics
  • Must have implemented backend systems using Object Oriented principles
  • Must have working experience on container tech like Docker, Swarm, Kubernetes
  • Ability to do code-pairing
  • BE/BTECH or ME/MTECH with relevant experience


  • Good knowledge in Security and Networking
  • Understanding of Multi-platform issues for UNIX, Mac and Windows environments.
  • Practical knowledge on Algorithms & Data Structures
  • Must have UI/UX development experience using Angular



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.