Technical Leader - Cloud Enforcement at OpenDNS

  • Location:
    San Francisco, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
    Professional
  • Technology Interest
    Security
  • Job Id
    1018555
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Cloud Enforcement Engineer at OpenDNS
San Francisco, CA

The Business Entity
OpenDNS, now part of Cisco, is an Internet security company that's transforming the way IT departments secure their networks, and more importantly, their users. In 2012 OpenDNS launched Umbrella, a new line of cloud-delivered Internet security services that, for the first time ever, allow IT departments to extend security off the network and actually protect users wherever they roam. OpenDNS built Umbrella on top of our rock-solid foundation: the world's most loved and trusted DNS service that's used today used by 50 million people around the world.

Role & Responsibilities
As a member of the Cloud Enforcement team, you will use DNS, various proxy products (open source and proprietary) and custom code to develop a predictive security platform in the cloud. The team focuses on delivering high speed, low latency enforcement of DNS, HTTP and alternate protocol traffic from our global fleet of datacenters. As an agile team, we strive to deliver value to customers early, often and in a continuous fashion.

* We work in small teams building big technology.
* We work on global scale problems and push the edge of modern systems to solve: core pieces of internet infrastructure, high performance proxies, low latency computing etc.
* We work intensely together and have the sanity of a regular work schedule. 

Minimum Qualifications
* Expert C programming experience
* Experience developing high performance distributed client/server systems
* Solid understanding of network protocols like TCP/IP, UDP, HTTPS, DHCP, DNS
* SaaS design experience
* At least one scripting language (Python, Perl, PHP,etc..) *minimum of 1 year experience
* Very strong Linux experience.

Desired Skills
* NGINX module hacking
* Docker experience
* SSL/TLS proxies
* Go programming experience
 
About Cisco
The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses worldwide. We are pioneers and have been since the early days of connectivity. Today, we are building teams that are expanding our technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security, IT, and big data spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected. Imagine creating unprecedented disruption. Your revolutionary ideas will impact everything from retail, healthcare, and entertainment, to public and private sectors, and far beyond. Collaborate with like-minded innovators in a fun and flexible culture that has earned Cisco global recognition as a Great Place To Work. With roughly 10 billion connected things in the world now and over 50 billion estimated in the future, your career has exponential possibilities at Cisco.

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