Software and Data Engineer
McAfee
Canada
The role:
Software and Data Engineer

Work Location:
Waterloo, Ontario

Business Introduction:
With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in the area of cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building the best in class robust and scalable security products for consumer and enterprise customers. As industry top performers, we aim to develop optimized high performance system software solutions with high availability and reliability.

This is where you come in. We are looking for a new team member who defined by his/her unique and innovative skills, style or point of view. You can be an architect, scientist , threat researcher, or a coder as long as you design things that matters.

As a Software and Data Engineer a typical day might include following:

Developing consumer security software for Windows PC to be used by millions of people around the world
Performing the duties and rituals of an agile development lifecylce
Working with team and cross-team members to design, develop, debug and release production quality products
Creating and using development, test and analysis tool chain to help automate and improve software quality
Curate and manage telemetry, dataflows and workflow automation to help the business understand and improve business outcomes
Perform deep data analysis on big data systems to bring nuanced perspective to a complex userbase

You have:
5 to 8 years’ software development experience
Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills
Proven record of software develpoment and delivery in agile teams
Bachelors Degree or higher in Computer Science or related field

Useful Skills:
C/C++ programming
Javascript/Python/R scripting
Dealing with high-concurency environments and the primitives used to manage them
Understanding and negotiating trade-offs in software requirements and design
Collaborating, analyzing, documenting and converging on software design in a large group

You are awesome at:
Solving problems and making a difference in the world
Quickly learning and using various common code, data and development tools and technologies, like git, jira, wikis, Visual Studio, shell scripting, SQL, databases and big data systems

Our Mission:
To relentlessly protect all that matters through leading edge cyber security, from your workplace to your home and everywhere in between.

Our Vision:
To enable a world where cyber security is so consistent, reliable and effective that it becomes a trusted foundation in our lives – like clean air and water. Our technology enables the world to fully realize the transformative power of the digital age, by protecting all that matters. By doing our job well, we drive limitless innovation, securely.

Our Values:
We live our values day in and day out, do you think you can live our values with us? If you can, don’t think, just connect with us. Together is power.

We achieve Excellence with Speed and Agility
We Play to Win or Don’t Play
We Innovate without Fear
We Practice InclusiveCandor and Transparency
We Put the Customer at the Core
Join our Talent Community: http://careers.mcafee.com/

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