Forward Deployed Architect
US Government
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Palo Alto, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Google Cloud Platform
Microsoft Azure
  • Deep understanding of the fundamental building blocks of public cloud solutions (e.g., Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, or Google GCP) and how they fit together
  • Knowledge of large scale production software systems and the technologies that enable them - for example, distributed systems, load balancing and scaling, monitoring, identity and access management, configuration-as-code
  • Experience with information security fundamentals and core technologies (e.g., encryption, firewalls, SIEM/SOAR, intrusion detection, audit logs)
  • Understanding of the modern software development lifecycle, including design, development, continuous integration, and continuous delivery/deployment
  • Basic familiarity with fundamental networking protocols (IP, TCP, UDP, TLS, DNS, SSH, HTTPS, etc.) and operating system concepts (processes, filesystems, kernel vs user space, etc.)
  • Eagerness to solve open-ended technical problems with significant autonomy
  • Strong client interaction skills
  • 5+ years of industry experience in a role that requires rigorous technical aptitude and understanding
  • Design and architect technical solutions to complex problems, with consideration for security, networking, availability, resourcing, and time constraints
  • Engage directly with customers as a credible expert on the architecture and security of Palantir's offerings
  • Advise and shape product roadmaps for development teams to ensure Palantir complies with existing USG requirements and stays ahead of emerging trends
  • Document and diagram solutions and architectures clearly
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with the US government's security authorization process (the Risk Management Framework) is a plus
  • Experience working in a classified environment is a plus
  • Experience working with Kubernetes and containerized applications is a plus

1,001-5,000 employees

Software for human-driven analysis of real-world data
Company Overview
Palantir is committed to helping organizations get value out of their data while protecting sensitive information from misuse and abuse.
  • Transparency
  • Take-What-You-Need Time Off Policy
  • Family Support
  • Community
  • Equity
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Healthcare