Virtualization Engineer

Engineering Bucharest, Romania

About CrowdStrike:

CrowdStrike is the leader in cloud-delivered next-generation endpoint protection, threat intelligence, and pre- and post-incident response services.  With the ability to collect and process over 100 billion events a day, CrowdStrike has revolutionized endpoint protection by being the first and only company to unify next-generation antivirus (AV), endpoint detection and response (EDR), and a 24/7 managed hunting service — all delivered via a single lightweight agent.  We are one of the World's Most 50 Innovative Companies according to MIT, and one of Forbes Most Promising Companies. Our growth and innovation are driven by incredible employees who deliver unmatched customer success.  

 We have received a number of exciting awards including:

  • October 2018: 100 Best Medium Workplaces Second Year in a Row by Fortune magazine
  • June 2018:  Closed over $200 million, led by General Atlantic, Accel andIVP, with participation from March Capital and CapitalG (Google), achieving a valuation of more than $3 billion
  • April 2018:  CrowdStrike Wins SC Award for Best Security Company Second Year in a Row


  • Automation of large scale systems spanning multiple locations and environments
  • Write code that understands public cloud, private cloud, bare metal
  • Automate common tasks, deploy with an IaaS model, utilize Chef or similar
  • Report on status of machines, tasks, compliance, defects, software versions, utilization of resources
  • On-call rotation with other team members, subject matter expertise in automation
  • Ability to write simple to moderately complex scripts and programs for automation, tools, frameworks, dashboards, alarms (common uses: Python, Perl, PHP, JavaScript, Go)

Key Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience working in a large scale production environment
  • Linux fluency (Ubuntu preferred)
  • VMware fluency
  • 3-6 business related trips per year
  • Must work effectively and professionally with cross-functional groups across divisions, worldwide, as part of a team
  • Must exhibit meticulous attention to detail, and have the ability to make good, timely decisions
  • Demonstrate self-learning capabilities, taking initiative in a fast pace/quickly changing environment
  • Chef experience or similar required
  • Python experience a plus

 Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:

  • Competitive compensation and stock options
  • Competitive health, dental, and vision benefits for you and your family
  • We embrace distributed work and flexible work hours
  • Stocked fridges, coffee, soda, and lots of treats 
  • Regular team activities, including happy hours, community service events

CrowdStrike believes that diversity and inclusion among our organization is essential to our success as a global company, and we seek to attract, retain and empower the industry’s best and brightest from a diverse talent pool. 

CrowdStrike is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.