Senior Software Engineer

Date listed

2 months ago

Job Location

San Francisco

Employment Type

Full time


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We are a fast-growing SaaS company with multiple offices (San Francisco, Redwood City, Washington DC) with an amazing installed base. We protect the most attacked surface areas and most at-risk users on the planet. Our customer logos across the Federal Government and Enterprise accounts are household names. The demand for our product (Silo) is driving aggressive growth and hiring!!! Founded in 2010 by principals from Postini, Authentic8 is redefining how the browser is used to access sensitive web data. Silo, our flagship product, is a cloud-based secure browser. Silo helps manage login credentials, access controls and data use policies while ensuring that users remain secure, compliant and anonymous online.

We have an immediate opening for a Senior Software Engineer. In this role, you will be responsible for the development and maintenance of server-side software for Authentic8. This will include computer programming and coding, software development, Object-oriented design (OOD), software testing and debugging and problem solving and logical thinking.

Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Developing information systems by studying operations; designing, developing and installing software solutions while supporting and developing a software team.

  • Develop software solutions by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems flow, data usage and work processes; investigating problem areas; following the software development lifecycle

  • Provide information by collecting, analyzing and summarizing development and service issues.

  • Computer programming and coding

Skills, Requirements and Responsibilities:

  • Expertise in C/C++

  • Experience in Python

  • Experience developing on Linux

  • Familiarity with SSL/TLS, TCP/IP, IPSec

  • Proficiency with development tools such as jira, git, gcc, etc.

  • Bring creative problem solving to bear on unusual software development requirements

  • Work from requirements, through design, to deployable product

  • Independently research and learn new technologies as needed.


  • BS degree preferable, 5+ years professional experience in software development

  • Computer Science, Information Technology or Software Engineering

  • Excellent communications skills, written and verbal

Authentic8 offers competitive benefits, including medical, dental and vision, flexible PTO, a 401k program and stock options.

It is the policy of Authentic8 to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.