Telemetry Software Engineer

Early In Career Santa Clara, California


Our Mission 

At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission:

Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life.

We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.

 Your Career

Our program trains the next generation of cybersecurity talent across a range of specializations, from threat intelligence to information security, engineering, and marketing. Interns and recent graduates can learn about the network security industry from leading thinkers, grow their professional networks, and be part of a career-defining experience.

 Our provides you:

         1:1 mentorship

        Fun and engaging events that inspire your intellectual curiosity

        The opportunity to expand your knowledge and work on challenging projects

        Connections to other recent grads, and employees across the company as well as our leaders

Your Impact

         Develop, deploy and support device health and telemetry based applications

        Build scalable data ingestion and ETL modules capable of processing data from thousands of security end points

        Build  efficient applications to extract insights about health and functioning of security devices

        Help prototype and implement predictive models to guide customers to a stable deployment posture

        Collaborate with other engineers and product managers across core security and infrastructure groups

Your Experience

         Experience with python required.

        Good understanding of design principles, data structures, building scalable and maintainable software required

        Experience with Java/Scala/Golang/C is a plus.

        Experience with distributed systems and cloud deployments using tools such as kubernetes, Hadoop, spark, prometheus, etc. desired

        Experience with ETL and ingestion data pipelines is a plus

        Self driven and passionate about learning

        Excellent oral and written communication, and analytical skills

        To apply, you must be pursuing or have completed a 4-year Undergraduate Degree with a GPA of 3.0 or above, a 2-year Master’s Degree or a Doctorate degree You must have the authorization to work within the United States


The Team

 The telemetry team is a part of network security group and is responsible for creating applications and infrastructure in cloud for monitoring health and security of firewall devices.

 Our Commitment

We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together.

 We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at

 Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.