Senior Software Engineer
Windows Agent
Posted on 3/20/2023
Canada • Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Development Operations (DevOps)
Quality Assurance (QA)
  • 5+ years programming in either Go, C++/C/C#, or Ruby
  • 5+ years experience writing low-level software that interfaces tightly with the underlying operating system
  • 5+ years of experience developing software professionally
  • Experience with Windows internals
  • Experience with agile methodologies such as story writing, estimation, retrospectives, Kanban, or Scrum
  • Experience writing software in a distributed architecture
  • Able to communicate highly technical concepts clearly and concisely
  • Ability to coach or mentor junior engineers
  • Build features for a Windows application that interfaces with various low-level windows APIs on Windows to collect data and send it to our SaaS application
  • Integrate our endpoint application with our backend SaaS web application's REST APIs for managing state and providing information that is used for threat hunting, paying particular attention to low resource usage on Windows hosts
  • Collaborate with QA and DevOps to use our end-to-end testing framework to test our agent and its interactions with our web portal
Desired Qualifications
  • Founded in 2015 as a fully remote company by former NSA cyber operators, Huntress was built on a simple premise: to force hackers to earn every inch of their access
  • Today's cyber-attacks aren't limited to large organizations with the security tools that can ward off threats. Hackers don't discriminate and will find a way to penetrate any vulnerability in any size business, which is why Huntress focuses on protecting those small to midsize businesses that make up the backbone of our economy
  • Huntress stops hidden threats that sneak past preventive security tools by utilizing our award winning security platform and expert human threat hunters through dynamic products including Managed EDR and Managed Security Awareness Training
  • Join the hunt and help us stop hackers in their tracks!

201-500 employees

Threat detection cybersecurity company
Company Overview
Huntress is on a mission to enable IT providers and resellers to stop hidden threats that sneak past preventive security tools. Founded by former NSA Cyber Operators—and backed by a team of ThreatOps researchers—Huntress helps their partners protect their customers and take the fight directly to hackers.
  • 100% remote work environment
  • Generous PTO including vacation, sick time, and paid holidays
  • 12 weeks paid parental leave
  • Highly competitive and comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits plans
  • 401(k) with 5% contribution regardless of employee contribution
  • Life and Disability insurance plans
  • Stock options for all full-time employees
  • One-time $500 stipend to build/upgrade home office
  • Annual allowance for education and professional development assistance
  • $75 USD/month digital reimbursement
  • Access to both Udemy and BetterUp platforms for coaching, personal, and professional growth
Company Core Values
  • Lead with transparency
  • Challenge assumptions
  • Embrace diversity
  • Integrity above all else