Lead Software Engineer

Engineering Requisition ID 6336 Pune, India


We are seeking a talented Lead Software Engineer to help build next generation Security Analytics product from ground-up. 

Working with a team of engineers and architects, you will be responsible for prototyping, designing, developing and supporting a highly scalable SaaS based Security Analytics product. 

This is a great opportunity to be an integral part of a team building Qualys’ next generation Micro-Services based technology platform processing over a 100 million transactions and terabytes of data per day, leverage open-source technologies, and work on challenging and business-impacting projects.   


  • You will be Designing and developing NextGen Security Analytics Product in the cloud from ground-up. 
  • Primary focus is on collection & data ingestion components & related platform services. 
  • Produce high quality software following good architecture and design principles that you and your team will find easy to work with in the future. 
  • Working with Big Data technologies Kafka and Elasticsearch.  
  • Design, develop, maintain products to build large scale tera bytes of indexes while giving fast searching in Java. 
  • Researching and implementing for code design, adoption of new technologies and skills. 
  • You will be creating high-performance Restful APIs to be consumed by external partners. 
  • You will be building highly scalable Micro-services that interacts with Qualys Cloud Platform 


  • Bachelors/Masters in Computer Science or equivalent. 
  • 8+ years of JAVA development experience with microservices architecture. 
  • 5+ years of experience in Spring/Spring-boot. 
  • 2+ years of experience in Elastic Search/Solr/Lucene/Kafka. 
  • 3+ years of experience in Docker/Kubernetes. 
  • Experience in Linux and shell scripting. 
  • Strong logical skills for code design and implementation. 
  • Writing high-performance, reliable and maintainable code. 
  • Experience in designing, developing and deploying scalable solutions. 

Good to have: 

  • Knowledge of CICD tools like Jenkins or Bamboo. 
  • Knowledge of devops tools like Ansible, Terraform, Helm charts. 

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