Staff Software Engineer

Engineering Burnaby, British Columbia


*Hybrid role: Requires to be in the office in Burnaby, at least 2 days a week*  

It’s an exciting time to be at Infoblox. Named a Top 25 Cyber Security Company by The Software Report and one of Inc. magazine’s Best Workplaces for 2020, we are leading the way to next-level DDI with our Secure Cloud-Managed Network Services, bringing next-level security, reliability, and automation to cloud and hybrid systems—all managed through a single pane of glass. Our success depends on bright, energetic, talented people who share a passion for building the next generation of networking technologies—and having fun along the way.    

We are looking for a Staff Software Engineer to join our team, reporting to the Senior Director of Software Engineering. In this role, you will design leading-edge, market-disrupting cybersecurity solutions in our fast-paced, high-functioning, global environment. You will specifically develop systems to distribute and manage large volumes of data used by governments and multinational corporations to defend their networks against cyber-attack.  

You’re the ideal candidate if your passion involves writing high-quality code for a cutting-edge SaaS solution and value ongoing communication and socialization of amazing discoveries throughout a tight-knit community of engineers.   

What you’ll do:   

  • Develop deep mastery of assigned coding projects and associated technologies
  • Demonstrate proficiency with key components of Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Optimize selected code sets for enhanced performance
  • Write unit and functional tests for key product components
  • Conduct bug fixes as needed
  • Test and document projects as required 

What you’ll bring:   

  • 12+ years of software development experience with programming languages such as Go Lang, Python, C/C++
  • Experience in cloud technologies and microservices architecture
  • Working knowledge of Kubernetes, Docker, and cloud platforms (AWS preferred)
  • Solid grasp of version control systems (e.g., Git) and CI/CD pipelines
  • Expertise in Agile methodologies and practices
  • Good understanding of networking protocols like TCP/UDP, HTTP/S, DNS
  • Knowledge of Linux environments and general networking concepts
  • Lead complex software solutions design, development, and implementation, ensuring scalability, reliability, and maintainability
  • Architect and code software systems, adhering to best practices and industry standards
  • Motivated self-starter who excels in dynamic, fast-paced, and team-oriented environments
  • Ability to produce logically structured, accurate, and clearly written materials
  • Communicates issues factually and openly
  • Actively shares knowledge and information with other employees to enhance team productivity
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent

What success looks like:  

After six months, you will…   

  • Develop expertise in GoLang
  • Learn new skills related to cloud technologies
  • Develop expertise in a microservices architecture in Kubernetes

After about a year, you will…   

  • Have made a significant contribution to our services
  • Have made a significant contribution to our design and processes
  • Start taking ownership of product features
  • Starting to be an expert in Kubernetes

We’ve got you covered:   

In the spirit of pay transparency, we are excited to share our compensation philosophy. At Infoblox, we believe in paying for performance. You can expect our employment offers to take many factors into consideration, including but not limited to the location of the role, internal equity, applicable past experience, individual skill set, education, and professional certifications. Please keep in mind that the range mentioned is the base salary range for the role. The typical base salary range for this position based in the province of British Columbia is $124,600 - $187,770 plus corporate bonus or commission potential.   

Our holistic benefits package includes coverage of your health, wealth, and wellness—as well as a great work environment, employee programs, and company culture. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including a 401k with company match and generous paid time off to help you balance your life. We have a strong culture and live our values every day—we believe in transparency, curiosity, respect, and above all, having fun while delighting our customers.    

Speaking of a great work environment, here are just a few of the perks you may enjoy, depending on your location…    

  • Boutique office space with state-of-the-art amenities, located in the heart of Metro Vancouver area; bike-friendly and steps from SkyTrain and Metrotown Mall
  • Onsite parking paid for by the company
  • Generous company contribution towards RRSP (independent of employee contribution!)
  • Onsite massages, ping-pong table, dartboard, and a nap room/wellness room for moms
  • Stay fueled with healthy snacks, free bean-to-cup gourmet coffee options and selections of exotic teas, juices and refreshing beverages, and biweekly Thirsty Thursday local craft beers, BC wines, and BC ciders
  • Enjoy our generous PTO policy and flexible work environment because we know the importance of having a great work-life balance— sometimes your best work is done in slippers
  • We are passionate about lifelong learning and growth, and offer opportunities through a world-class learning platform (Litmos), training, workshops, mentorship, and an annual up to $5,000 Career Development reimbursement benefit
  • Our teams spend time together outside of work, too — we have several annual team outings, have gone on hikes and Grouse Grind, hosted family BBQs, go-karting, boat cruises, etc.
  • Be confident bringing your whole self to work — we’re proud to be an inclusive company with diverse teams and our values grounded in ethics and equality 

Why Infoblox?   

We’ve created a culture that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion and rewards innovation, curiosity, and creativity. We achieve remarkable results by working together in a supportive environment that focuses on continuous learning and embraces change. So, whether you’re a software engineer, marketing manager, customer care pro, or product specialist, you belong here, where you will have the opportunity to grow and develop your career. Check out what it’s like to be a Bloxer. We think you’ll be excited to join our team.