At Proofpoint, we have a passion for protecting people, data, and brands from today’s advanced threats and compliance risks. We hire the best people in the business to:
Build and enhance our proven security platform
Blend innovation and speed in a constantly evolving cloud architecture
Analyze new threats and offer deep insight through data-driven intel
Collaborate with customers to help solve their toughest security challenges
We are singularly devoted to helping our customers protect what matters most. That’s why we’re a leader in next-generation cybersecurity—and why more than half of the Fortune 100 trust us as a security partner.
Proofpoint Inc. helps the most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive business data. Our security-as-a-service model has helped thousands of organizations protect their data from attack and enabled them to effectively meet the complex and evolving regulatory compliance and data governance mandates that have been spawned from highly publicized data breaches.
We are currently hiring a DevOps Engineer to work at our Pittsburgh office located in the Strip District.
Design and maintain highly available and robust infrastructure services that increases productivity
Maintain quality of code, up-to-date documentation, and a high degree of ownership
Work in a dynamic environment and respond to interrupts in a timely manner
Provide escalation support for infrastructure platforms running in production
Provide mentoring to others with the team and the larger Operations organization
As a customer focused and driven-to-win organization with leading edge products, there are many exciting reasons to join the Proofpoint team. We believe in hiring the best the brightest and cultivating a culture of collaboration and appreciation. As we continue to grow and expand globally, we understand that hiring the right people and treating them well is key to our success! We are a multi-national company with locations in 10 countries, with each location contributing to Proofpoint’s amazing culture!
What you bring to the team
Bachelors of Computer Science or equivalent work experience
Prior experience with monolith-to-microservice migration
Prior experience with application containerization and container ecosystems
Experience working in an agile team
Experience working with remote teams across time zones
Natural self starter and continuous learner
General passion for technology
2+ years experience in a SaaS Environment either as a Software Engineer or Systems / Operations Engineer
2+ years of experience in Linux systems administration and/or engineering
2+ years troubleshooting TCP/IP networks
2+ years work experience with programming or scripting languages such as Java, Ruby, Python, or Bash
2+ years working within a cloud environment (AWS Preferred)
2+ years managing build, deploy, and release cycles (CI/CD)
2+ years working with a configuration management and automation system (Ansible Preferred)
Proficient with version control systems
Understanding of software engineering and web development practices
Understanding of information security concepts and technologies such as IDS, VPN, Splunk, and Firewalls
Strong interpersonal skills (DevOps as a methodology)
Must be able to work independently as well as in small groups to problem solve
Ability to manage inter-team relations and multiple simultaneous projects
Proofpoint Security Awareness Training, formerly Wombat Security provides information security awareness and training software to help organizations teach their employees secure behavior. Our SaaS-based cyber security education solution includes a platform of integrated broad assessments, as well as a library of simulated attacks and brief interactive training modules. Wombat's solutions help organizations reduce successful phishing attacks and malware infections up to 90%.