Sr. Java/Azure Backend 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.      

(This is a hybrid role in Ottawa)     

What You Will Do      

We are looking for an experienced Senior Java ­­­Backend Software Engineer to join our North American development team and take part in building Forescout’s next generation of cloud security products. You will work with a team of backend and full stack engineers and take part in building 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 and maintain well-designed code
  • Conduct peer code reviews
  • Investigate and resolve arising operational issues
  • Bring knowledge of best practices for software development
  • Lead and mentor new hires and other developers on the team

What You Bring To Forescout      

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent
  • 7+ years of experience writing code in Java for the backend
  • 2+ years of experience in at least two of the following Microsoft Azure cloud services: Azure Data Explorer (ADX), Event Grid, Event Hub, Service Bus, and CosmosDB
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work efficiently with remote teams in different time zones
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with Linux commands

Preferred Skills      

  • 2+ years of experience in one or more of the following: Python, Elasticsearch, or BigQuery
  • 2+ years of experience in one or more of the following: React, Node.js, Typescript, Express, or Redux
  • Experience developing cybersecurity applications or working in the cybersecurity industry
  • Experience with Kubernetes and containerization
  • Experience with Terraform
  • Experience with compliance audit or government review process

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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  • Learn more at:  forescout.com


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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.