This position is for a senior engineer to join the Proxy team within Symantec’s Network Protection Group. This team is responsible for enhancing Symantec’s industry leading Secure Web Gateway, SWG , in the areas of SSL, PKI and other application proxies. As a member of this team, the engineer is expected to provide key value for SWG strategic and tactical product initiatives, contributing to both new product development and sustaining engineering activities. The qualified engineer will have the highest level of engineering proficiency, a goal-driven attitude and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Contribute to design and development of new features and enhancements in SSL and PKI areas.
Partner with senior developers, architects, and product managers to scope the problem, investigate, and design a solution that meets product requirements.
Manage all aspects of software development including design, coding, testing and debugging.
Provide assistance for testing and customer deployment issues
Adhere to Symantec’s software engineering processes which includes meeting project scheduling deadlines, reviewing feature requirements, writing functional specifications, reviewing test plans, etc.
Bachelor degree in computer/engineering related field
7+ years of relevant professional experience
Strong C/C++ programming and debugging (gdb) skills
Background in TCP/IP networking, multi-threaded applications, and Unix based OS
Experience with security technologies such as SSL, PKI, VPN, Firewall etc.
Proven knowledge of embedded systems
Prior experience with SSL protocol, PKI using OpenSSL library
Ability to implement application-layer protocols such as HTTP