Sr. Full Stack Software Engineer

Engineering Ottawa, Canada

What We Do

Managing cyber risk, together.

Forescout delivers automated cybersecurity across the digital terrain. We empower our customers to achieve continuous alignment of their security frameworks with their digital realities, across all asset types – IT, IoT, OT, and IoMT. It is a non-stop journey, managing cyber risk through automation and data-powered insights.

(Candidates must be located in the Ottawa Area or willing to relocate to the Ottawa Area)

What You Will Do

We are looking for a dynamic and experienced Sr. Full Stack Software Engineer to join our Canadian development team and take part in building Forescout’s next generation of security products through innovative and scalable applications in a cloud environment.  If you want to write great code, help secure global networks, and have a desire to solve challenging problems then this role is for you!

  • Collaborate with developers, DevOps, data scientists, QA and product management throughout the development cycle in an Agile environment
  • Research and draft design proposals for new solutions
  • Write clean, scalable, and maintainable code across the full stack from database to frontend
  • Implement responsive IU designs and enhance the application performance
  • Conduct code reviews and advocate best practices for software development
  • Investigate and resolve arising operational issues
  • Lead and mentor junior developers fostering a collaborative and inclusive team environment

What You Bring To Forescout

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 7+ years of professional experience writing code in Java for the backend with a solid understanding of object-oriented programming, design patterns, and Java-based web services in an Linux environment (we are open to C# or C++ as a substitute if it is really strong)
  • 3+ years of Microsoft Azure cloud familiar with multiple services
  • 3+ years building single-page applications (SPA) framework using either React.js, Vue.js,  or Angular
  • Understanding of CI/CD pipelines with experience with automation tools like Jenkins or GitHub actions
  • Knowledge of testing frameworks and tools such as JUnit, Mocha, Jest, Cypress and/or Selenium for both unit and integration testing
  • Awareness of web security practices and how to implement security in application layers using both Azure security features and application-level safeguards
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems efficiently

Soft Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work independently and collaborative with remote teams in different time zones
  • Experience working in Agile environments, participating in scrums, and working effectively in a team setting
  • Ability to manage time effectively, prioritizing tasks, and meeting deadlines
  • Open to learning new technologies and frameworks as project requirements change

What Forescout Offers You

  • Competitive compensation and benefits including generous PTO policy, RRSP match, and much more
  • Collaborative and innovative environment – make an impact on worldwide security while working on the hottest technology
  • Leadership that supports and encourages professional growth and development
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Forescout Technologies is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We value and embrace diversity, equality, inclusion, and collaboration at the core of our “One Team” philosophy. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.