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Our guiding philosophy in Engineering is to get things right through practicing disciplined engineering, focusing, not cutting corners, and of course having fun while we are at it. We believe in enabling ownership at all levels of the organization and empowering teams. If you thrive in this culture, come join us, we are changing how enterprises secure their applications.
We are growing the core team responsible for building the Policy Compute Engine, the central brain of Illumio Core and Illumio Edge. We are a small, high-functioning team that empowers engineers to innovate and build a world class product. We ask for ownership at all levels of the organization rather than rely on a centralized management body.
You will be writing non-blocking, concurrent code for a distributed system that is deployed in our SaaS, inside the datacenter, and across geographic boundaries. You will have the opportunity to design critical features and subsystems, work out all of the details, defend the design before your peers, and deliver a rock-solid implementation. You will also mentor junior engineers, new-grads, and interns to help them grow as engineers and become productive members of the team.
We primarily write code in Ruby and use PostgreSQL and Redis in the data layer. We integrate with Docker, Kubernetes/Openshift, and cloud platforms. We welcome people with backgrounds in other languages and technology stacks along with a desire to learn.
Illumio enables organizations to realize a future without high-profile breaches by preventing the lateral movement of attackers across any organization. Founded on the principle of least privilege in 2013, Illumio provides visibility and segmentation for endpoints, data centers or clouds. The world’s leading organizations, including Morgan Stanley, BNP Paribas, Salesforce, and Oracle NetSuite, trust Illumio to reduce cyber risk. For more information, visit https://www.illumio.com/what-we-do and engage us on LinkedIn and Twitter.