Front End Developer/Data Visualization at OpenDNS

  • Location:
    San Francisco, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
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What You'll Do
You will join the OpenDNS research team and help protect a global customer base against latest security threats and create innovative and practical solutions through research, automation and development. Our approach is twofold; first Umbrella, our cloud-delivered network security service, blocks advanced attacks including malware, botnets, and phishing threats, while our predictive intelligence engine uses machine learning to automate protection against newly-discovered threats before they can reach our customers. Today, we handle more than 80 billion daily Internet requests from 65 million+ users around the world. Our global network has proven reliability and adds no latency. We protect each and every one of our customers' devices globally without any hardware to install or software to maintain.
Who You'll Work With Working at OpenDNS means being surrounded by passionate, intelligent and creative people that are determined to disrupt the Internet security industry with innovative ideas, world-class research and unrivaled products and services. It's a place where the best ideas are quickly transformed into products, features, campaigns and company-wide practices, so it won't be long before you witness the results of your hard work. But don't just take our word for it. We've seen nearly 100% year-over-year usage growth. 
Who You Are You know how to build tools to dynamically visualize and interact with scientific data. You understand the chain of development from prototype to production and have a strong taste for visionary yet elegant and intuitive designs. Our minimum requirements for this role:  *Great communication skills and motivated team player. *Expert knowledge of cross-browser compatible HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript. *Experience with MVC web frameworks (Angular, React, Backbone etc.) *Experience implementing mockups and integrating with RESTful APIs *Experience with modern development environments: Unix, Shell, Git. 
Desired Skills: *Backend experience is a plus (Python, Databases / Caches, API design etc.)  *Artistic photoshop skills / 3D modelling. *Good understanding of data and fundamental statistics. *Experience with 3D graphics programming (OpenGL, WebGL, GLSL Shaders, Three.js etc.). *Public speaking experience. 
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