Emerging Technology Software Engineer (New Grad - Java) - YVR

Emerging Technology Burnaby, British Columbia


Position: Emerging Technology Software Engineer - Java (New Grad)

Location: Burnaby, British Columbia

For over 10 years, Zscaler has been disrupting and transforming the security industry. Our 100% purpose built cloud platform delivers the entire gateway security stack as a service through 150 global data centers to securely connect users to their applications, regardless of device, location, or network in over 185 countries protecting over 3,500 companies and 100 Million threats detected a day.

We work in a fast paced, dynamic and make it happen culture. Our people are some of the brightest and passionate in the industry that thrive on being the first to solve problems.  We are always looking to hire highly passionate, collaborative and humble people that want to make a difference.  

About the Team

The Emerging Technology team is an innovative, collaborative and talented team within Zscaler that built a unique product called Zscaler Private Access based on Zero Trust Architecture (https://www.zscaler.com/products/zscaler-private-access?) . ZPA is  easier to deploy, more cost-effective, and more secure alternative to VPN. The team is looking for new college grads who are interested in being part of a fast growing emerging technologies group and who would like to build highly-distributed cloud services. At Zscaler, we believe in building simple, scalable and smart user interfaces that help our customers derive meaningful information about the overall status, performance and health of their systems. If this motivates you, we are hiring!

Emerging Tech is looking for new grads to join the team as software engineers who can build products. Ideal candidates are interested in Java development for enterprise scale with micro services architecture ad REST API. You have experience in DB modeling and are familiar with using Spring and Hibernate frameworks. You enjoy designing, developing and enhancing micro services, APIs, and schema. You are customer centric and will solve customer issues along with constantly monitoring and improving services in the Zscaler cloud. 

Responsibilities/What You’ll Do:

  • Proficiency in Java programming language
  • Experience with pub/sub systems like Kafka
  • Strong in Algorithms and Data Structures
  • Strong in computer science fundamentals 
  • Interest in distributed systems related to scale and performance 
  • Good software design, profiling and verification skills
  • Good understanding of distributed systems, containers, AWS or Azure infrastructure services
  • Working knowledge of Linux or any Unix systems
  • Demonstrate good debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity with Big data, analytics or machine learning, Spark-Mlib 
  • Familiarity with Perl / Python or any scripting language is desirable

Qualifications/Your Background:

  • Minimum 0 -1 years of experience required in similar or related technology
  • Proficient in design / code reviews and preferably in automation
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter, takes initiative & ownership, identifies and completes tasks; goal driven
  • Ability to work with remote teams, handle multiple tasks, prioritize and meet deadlines

Why Zscaler?

People who excel at Zscaler are smart, motivated and share our values. Ask yourself: Do you want to team with the best talent in the industry? Do you want to work on disruptive technology? Do you thrive in a fluid work environment? Do you appreciate a company culture that enables individual and group success and celebrates achievement? If you said yes, we’d love to talk to you about joining our award-winning team.

Learn more at zscaler.com or follow us on Twitter @zscaler. Additional information about Zscaler (NASDAQ : ZS ) is available at http://www.zscaler.com.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.