Symantec is looking for an excellent software engineer to join the Content Analysis System (CAS) product team.
Contribute to a cutting edge Internet security product. Design, develop, and maintain an industry-leading anti-malware scanning device that is an integral part of a larger Web security architecture. Work on a security application that scans and analyzes all Web traffic to deliver protection against malware threats. Ideal candidates will have broad technical experience in multiple areas, creative problem-solving skills, a love for coding and technology and a healthy dose of self-motivation. Everybody on the team is passionate about his or her work and we’re looking for similarly motivated “get stuff done” kind of people.
Design, develop and maintain a malware scanning product
Make the product more scalable, usable, and more efficient
Adapt existing technologies for use in a hosted cloud environment
Define, design, and implement new features for the next generation of the product
Fix bugs reported by customers
Play a key role in contributing to the long term architecture and enhancements of the product
Write great production-ready code on schedule.
Be a great teammate and help us maintain our positive culture.
Be ready to adapt and pitch in on other projects as needed.
1-4 years of software development experience
BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent
Strong C/C++ skills required
In-depth understanding of object oriented programming and concepts
Knowledge of physical and logical network design, TCP/IP, and networking protocols.
Understanding of development on Linux is required
Experience working with network appliances is a strong plus
Adept in using compilers & debuggers
Ability to work well in a dynamic, fast paced environment
Experience in Cloud systems is a strong plus
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to work under time constraints while being highly quality conscious
Experience working with Anti-virus technologies would be a bonus