Software Engineer
Zero Trust Client, Low-level OS, Vpn, Networking
Posted on 2/2/2024
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Cloudflare

1,001-5,000 employees

Web performance & security platform
Company Overview
Cloudflare's mission is to help build a better Internet. The company specializes in providing a content delivery network and DDoS mitigation services.
Hardware
Consumer Software

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$354.3M

Founded

2009

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

46%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Rust
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
Backend Engineering
Full-Stack Engineering
Security Engineering
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Experience with systems programming and familiarity with core OS concepts of one or more desktop OSes (macOS, Windows, Linux)
  • Excellent programming skills, with experience writing very high-quality and low-complexity code with thorough documentation
  • Strong experience writing easily-testable and thoroughly-tested code (e.g. using dependency injection with the right abstractions)
  • Great experience using lower-level languages, such as Rust, C, C++
  • Very comfortable writing multithreaded, asynchronous code
  • Strong experience with debugging network-related problems, especially on desktop devices
  • An understanding of how VPN technologies work, and the trade-offs between privacy, security, and anonymity
  • Good understanding of, and experience with, security protocols and standards
Responsibilities
  • Implement high-performance networking code for the Zero Trust desktop client using Rust alongside platform-native languages & APIs
  • Improve code quality and build solid, testable, and well-documented foundations
  • Make significant contributions to the design and implementation of major development projects
  • Work closely with product managers and other teams to implement customer-impacting features
  • Work on stimulating problems born out of the scale of deployment and the stringent quality, performance, and security requirements of the product