Senior Software Engineer

Vancouver, CA, V6C 1W6

Sophos Labs

Job Purpose

As a member of the MTR Team, the python/go developer will work closely with other engineers, our Ops and product management to develop applications and tools, designed to enable Sophos to better consume and flag interesting data.


We are seeking an individual with a passion for software engineering and a keen interest to explore and leverage new technologies.


This a great opportunity to help secure networks and machines. As you’d expect you’ll be joining an organization that takes security seriously. You will get the opportunity to work with some world-leading experts from across the company in a fast-paced and exciting environment where security is a priority. 


Main Duties

  • Design and development of microservices
  • Develop comprehensive supporting documentation to enable colleagues to consume the services you build
  • Work closely with other software engineers and the wider MTR team develop common goals and outcomes
  • Build the environments and infrastructure required to support the services you develop


Skills & Experience

  • Strong background in developing applications, services and libraries in Python or Go.
  • Development of RESTful APIs
  • Experience building with AWS (Lambda, EC2, S3, SNS etc.)
  • Experience in leveraging a variety of database technologies (e.g. RDBMS, NoSQL, Graph)
  • Desire to build new projects
  • Remote working available
  • Bonus: an interest in cybersecurity




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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