Software Engineer II


Posted on 5/14/2024

Abnormal Security

Abnormal Security

501-1,000 employees

AI-based email and collaboration security platform

AI & Machine Learning


Remote in Canada

Required Skills
Data Science
  • 3+ years experience designing and building software applications in Python with a particular focus on backend development
  • Strong ability to independently solve complex problems
  • Experience debugging using log analytic tools, metrics, and other signals
  • Proven experience translating business requirements into software requirements and delivering high quality implementations
  • Ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Systems or other related engineering field
  • Understand features that distinguish safe emails from email attacks, and how our model stack enables us to catch them.
  • Design and implement detection systems that can scale to support 10X customer growth
  • Identify and resolve detection efficacy through feature engineering and rule optimizations
  • Automate repeatable steps and find ways to eliminate human involvement in customer onboarding
  • Maintain and improve data pipelines that feed our Data Science team
  • Write code with testability, readability, edge cases, and errors in mind biasing towards simple iterative solutions
  • Collaborate with Software Engineers, Customer Sales, Customer Success, Data Engineers, and Data Scientists in order 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 provides a cloud-native email security platform, leveraging AI-based behavioral anomaly detection to prevent a wide range of email attacks. Working here offers exposure to cutting-edge technology in a critical area of cybersecurity, protecting collaboration platforms from advanced threats. Its trusted adoption by over 10% of the Fortune 500 highlights its strong industry position and commitment to major enterprise security.

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