Sr. Software Developer - Detection Infrastructure

Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Full Time Senior level / Expert
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Posted 1 month ago

Ready to make an impact? Arctic Wolf is looking for a software development team lead to join our pack. 


Arctic Wolf, the leader in security operations, is a fast-growing company in an exciting and fast-growing industry—Cybersecurity. How fast are we growing? Well, Arctic Wolf  ranks  #25 on the Deloitte Fast Technology 500 for North America in 2019!  We have doubled headcount, customers, and revenue for five years running.  


We are also cultivating a collaborative and productive work environment that welcomes a diversity of backgrounds and ideas to make our teams even stronger. In fact, we are considered among the 2020 Best Places to Work by   


At Arctic Wolf, we believe in corporate responsibility. Our offices across North America participate in volunteer programs throughout their communities, and we earned distinction from TravelWise for our efforts in promoting sustainable transportation. 


About the Role: 

The Arctic Wolf security operations platform receives upwards of 100 billion events a day from a wide variety of on-premise devices and cloud platforms. We are looking for a talented developer to join the team responsible for scaling and extending the frameworks and services that underpin the secure ingestion and normalization of this data. Arctic Wolf R&D teams are responsible for the full software development lifecycle of their services, including design, development, testing, and production monitoring. Our adherence to a culture of Continuous Integration and Infrastructure-as-Code allows us to deploy code to production in as little as hours after it is merged. Join us in our relentless effort to end cyber risk and protect our customers’ data and systems! 


  • Work on both functional and scalability improvements to our ingestion and normalization infrastructure services. 
  • Participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle: requirement gathering, design, development, testing, documentation, and production monitoring. 


Our Technology Stack: 

Python, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Linux 


About You: 

  • 5+ years of experience in the software development industry 
  • Experience with writing production-quality Python code is preferred; alternatively, demonstrated experience quickly coming up to speed in a new language 
  • Experience developing containerized services on cloud computing platforms (e.g, AWS, Azure, GCP) strongly preferred 
  • Experience with modern development methodologies (Agile, Kanban, XP, etc.) 
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent 


Employment Requirements: 

Each successful candidate will be required to pass a criminal background check and an employment verification as a condition of employment. 


Working at Arctic Wolf: 

Arctic Wolf recognizes that success comes from delighting our customers, so we work together to ensure that happens every day. We believe in diversity and inclusion, and truly value the unique qualities all employees bring to the organization. And we appreciate that—by protecting people’s and organizations’ sensitive data— we get to work in an industry that is fundamental to the greater good.   

All wolves receive compelling compensation and benefits packages, including:   

  • Equity for all employees  
  • Paid parental leave  
  • Training and career development programs  


If you're excited about this role, but do not meet all of the qualifications listed above, we encourage you to apply anyway. We review all applications and still may consider you the right person for the role or have another open position where you’re the perfect fit.  


Arctic Wolf is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or any other basis forbidden under federal, provincial, or local law.  


Arctic Wolf is committed to fostering a welcoming, accessible, respectful, and inclusive environment that ensures equal access and participation for people with disabilities. Please let us know if you require any accommodations by emailing recruiting@

Job tags: AWS Azure GCP Linux Python
Job region(s): North America
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