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Sr. Software Engineer (Compatibility)
Dallas, TX

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Job Description

What We Are Doing:

If you are a great developer and a true leader with a passion for security and technology, come and join the Forescout Compatibility team. Take a leading part in ensuring our ability to talk to many different devices with our product. By joining our engineering team, you will help protect networks with millions of end-points.

What You Will Be Doing:

* Research, design, and develop vendor product compatibility features and components for the Forescout solution.
* Create design documents, and participate in design discussions
* Implement both new features and modifications to existing code, from coding phase through release.
* Be part of a strong team in charge of critical vendor compatibility for the Forescout solution

What You Bring to ForeScout:

* 5+ years minimum experience with proven development experience
* Experience in Pure Java programming and Perl is required
* Experience in multi-threading
* Experience with Object-Oriented Design
* Substantial software development experience in Linux, including scripting (scripting languages, sed, awk, etc.)
* TCP/IP and Network protocols is a must
* Skilled in troubleshooting and debugging techniques (gdb, Valgrind, etc.)
* Experience in network protocol parsing
* Experience with Cisco, Juniper, and or HPE network devices is recommended
* Experience with VMware, Hyper-V, and KVM is recommended
* Experience in security industry is recommended
* Experience developing large scale applications
* Experience working with Agile is a plus

Personal Skills:

* Strong communication - both written and spoken
* Ability to easily learn and apply new technologies
* Past technical leadership experience
* Excels in team environments
* Ability/Experience in customer interactions
* Ability to work independently when needed
* Highly motivated to succeed in current position
* Strong sense of urgency


* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

What Forescout Offers You:

Strong product, good leadership, great culture, good people, diverse, great benefits, great compensation. If you have good work ethic, are visible, lean in, you will be recognized. We are in growth mode and there are tons of opportunity. A positive attitude and being flexible to change goes a long way here at Forescout!

* Competitive compensation and benefits
* Collaborative and innovative environment - make an impact on worldwide security while working on the hottest technology.
* We work hard…and we PLAY hard!

Job ID: 3938


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