Back End Software Engineer II

Abnormal Security

Abnormal Security

501-1,000 employees

Cloud-Native Email Security

AI & Machine Learning

Compensation Overview

$147,200 - $173,200Annually

Junior, Mid

Remote in USA

Required Skills
  • 3+ years experience designing and building software applications
  • Experience with large scale systems with an emphasis on data intensive applications
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases such as PostgreSQL, Redis, DynamoDB, etc…
  • Experience debugging using log analytic tools, metrics, and other signals
  • Proven experience translating business requirements into software requirements and delivering high quality implementations
  • Strong ability to independently solve complex problems
  • Ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Systems or other related engineering field
  • Create a system for ingesting TI data from various raw data sources and make it available for human and system consumption at scale
  • Understand and identify Indicators of Compromise (IOC) from TI data and build signals that can be used to improve email detection efficacy
  • Build and maintain a detection engine that can use TI and IOC data to catch attacks proactively as well as retroactively
  • Build heuristic rules based on IOC data to filter attacks
  • Write code with testability, readability, edge cases, and errors in mind biasing towards simple iterative solutions
  • Write and review technical design documents
  • Collaborate with Software Engineers, Data Engineers, and Data Scientists to implement solutions that bring value to our customers
  • Participate in Sprint planning, code reviews, standups, and other aspects of the software development life cycle

Abnormal Security's mission is to protect the internet. They will protect knowledge workers across the cloud, wherever they work.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Competitive pay and equity

One of the most proven machine learning teams in Silicon Valley

Best-in-class customer traction and growth

Team-wide commitment to excellence, velocity, and customer-focus

Strong growth opportunities and high ownership expectations

Full medical, dental, and vision health insurance benefits

Daily catered lunches and snacks

Generous PTO