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Senior Software Engineer-Appliance Engineer Tanium
Emeryville, CA

Tanium is a provider of a management and security platform.

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Job Description

The Basics:

As a Senior Software Engineer, Appliance Engineer, at Tanium, you will be tasked with building and maintaining the Tanium Appliance while working alongside the engineering and TAM teams globally. The Tanium Appliance is a hardened linux base environment delivered on standardized hardware with built in management tools for the Tanium Platform application and the appliance OS. We are looking for a self-motivated, senior-level, Linux Appliance Engineer to assist in the maintenance and improvement of our virtual and hardware appliances.

What you'll do:

* Promote great software design and quality across multiple linux based hardware and virtual systems
* Design and develop new features and capabilities on the existing TanOS, while incrementally upgrading it
* Drive innovation by coming up with new ideas for our products and processes
* Monitor, maintain and refresh the TanOS
* Perform maintenance fixes and improve on existing functionality

We're looking for someone with:

* Education
* Bachelor's or equivalent experience
* CS Degree preferred
* Experience
* 5+ years industry experience, 7+ years preferred
* Experience building Linux based appliances
* Experience building management solutions in Python, Rust or Go
* Expert knowledge of scripting to solve complex challenges and integrate solutions via APIs
* Experience administering and maintaining Linux operating systems (RedHat, CentOS, Debian)
* Creation of VMware, Hyper-V, Xen, and custom Linux .iso images
* Ensure metrics and documentation of team operations
* Experience with cloud platforms such as Amazon EC2, preferred
* Ability to work independently and manage multiple task assignments
* Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills

About Tanium:

At Tanium, we empower the world's largest organizations to manage and protect their mission-critical networks. There's a reason why 6 of the top 10 retailers, 12 of the top 15 US banks, and 4 of the US Armed Forces use Tanium. We provide lightning-fast capabilities at their fingertips to see everything and do anything across their computer networks - with unparalleled scale.

We pride ourselves on being unstoppable in the pursuit of our mission. We are diverse problem solvers driven to do the right thing and win as a team. Join our team at

About Tanium

Tanium is a provider of a management and security platform.

5000 employees

2200 powell street

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