Team Lead

Product DevelopmentHybrid Remote, Bangalore, India

Imperva (a Thales Company)  is the comprehensive digital security leader on a mission to help organizations protect their data and all paths to it. With an integrated approach combining edge, application security, and data security, customers around the world trust Imperva to protect their applications, data, and websites from cyberattacks. Imperva Threat Research and our global intelligence community keep Imperva ahead of the threat landscape and integrate the latest security, privacy, and compliance expertise into our solutions.

Imperva is looking for a professional, self-motivated, Team Leader to lead our Product Development Engineering team in India.

Bangalore Team
In Bangalore we have engineering teams for Data Security, Network Security, DNS and API security, we are expanding the cWAF team. We work in a hybrid work model and are looking for engineers to work from bangalore. 
We're looking for a Team Leader to join the Cloud WAF backend group and lead a team of 3 C engineers.
The team is responsible for developing & testing the core features and abilities of Imperva’s SaaS WAF product. As a team leader, you will have the opportunity to lead a team that develops our state-of-the-art product, leading technology and projects end-to-end while maintaining high-quality standards.
You will be involved with high profile projects and gain a unique perspective into Imperva’s SaaS WAF solution. In your work, you will also gain deep knowledge into Networking, CDN solutions, WAF protection and how to operate large scale production environments.
In your new role you will lead a team of 3 professional software developers. Take ownership over a wide range of system features. Provide technical guidance and mentorship, and contribute to defining the roadmap for our products.
Required Knowledge and Skills:
  • BE, M.Sc. in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 12+ years of experience as a hands-on C software developer
  • 3+ years of experience as a team leader of 3 or more software developers
  • Proficiency in C and multi-threaded development
  • Strong background in Networking concepts such as TCP/UDP, L3/L4/L7, HTTP, TLS etc.
  • Experience in developing performance oriented applications.
  • Ability to lead the design, development, and maintenance of efficient, reusable, and reliable code.
  • Work with debugging tools to find bottlenecks and bugs, and provide scalable solutions.
Required Personal Abilities:
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical, diagnostic and problem-solving skills with the ability to work independently and take ownership 
  • Be able to adapt to new technologies and infrastructure.
  • Ability to foster close interface with R&D groups, PM , Security and analytics teams
  • A team player with excellent collaboration, communication, and self-learning skills
Knowledge and Skills - Good to have:
  • Knowledge and experience with WAF solutions
  • Experience in developing frequently released production code in a short cycled CI-CD environment
Rewards: Imperva offers a competitive compensation package that includes base salary, medical, flexible time off and more. It’s an exciting time to work in the security space. Check out our products and services at and career opportunities at