Senior Software Engineer, Cloud Applications


IronNet's mission is simple:  To deliver the power of collective cybersecurity to defend companies, sectors, and nations.  For decades, companies have been defending against cyber attacks on their own while adversaries have been organizing themselves into sophisticated hacker networks . . . until now, with IronNet Collective Defense.  In 2014, General (Ret) Keith Alexander, former Commander U.S. Cyber Command, launched IronNet to strengthen cybersecurity defense against highly sophisticated adversaries, across all borders and sectors. In response to cyber adversaries who increasingly collaborate for collective offense, leading organizations in our critical infrastructure are using collective defense strategies and solutions to meet these powerful and ever-changing threats.  We believe that collective defense is our collective responsibility and we are leading the charge. We're looking for a highly skilled software engineer who's comfortable with both front-end and back-end development. Our Full-Stack Engineers are responsible for developing and designing front-end web architecture and supporting APIs, ensuring the responsiveness of applications and working alongside graphic designers for web design features, among other duties. 
  • 7+ years demonstrated industry experience
  • Design and develop front end application architecture.
  • Develop presentation-layer API interfaces to support user interfacing applications.
  • Work with database systems and core microservices.
  • Ensure responsiveness of applications.
  • Work alongside graphic designers for design features.
  • See projects through from conception to finished product.
  • Meet both technical and customer needs.
  • Stay up-to-date with modern and emerging JavaScript libraries and frameworks.
  • Mentor junior engineers.
  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience.
  • Significant experience in Software Engineering.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills.
  • Proficiency with modern JavaScript tooling and libraries, such as React, TypeScript, Webpack, npm, etc.
  • Proficiency with server side languages such as NodeJS, Go, Python, etc.
  • Familiarity with relational database technology (PostgreSQL preferred).
  • Proficiency with unit testing JavaScript application code.
  • Experience with creating and running Docker images and containers.
  • Great problem solving skills.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies is a plus.
We recognize few candidates meet every requirement and that many skills are transferable.  We believe in hiring smart people and expect them to grow and learn.  If your resume doesn’t match all of the requirements, you can still apply.  However, please address any skill gaps in a cover letter, upload a portfolio, or include a note in the application form, so our recruiting team and hiring managers can see beyond your resume. Align with and Model IronNet’s Values:
  1. The Mission Continues.
  2. Thrive personally, grow professionally―be happy!
  3. Innovate, learn, lead.
  4. Be the best and prove it.
  5. Act with integrity―always do the right thing.
  6. Be the most trusted, respected, and loved cybersecurity company in the world.
  • Always Accountable -- You commit to be the best at your job and prove it every day, delivering results with integrity, transparency and quality.
  • Will to Win -- You demonstrate urgency and take thoughtful risks, understanding that failing fast is critical to success.
  • Flexible and Adaptable -- You anticipate and plan for potential changes based on competing internal and external demands and do not let shifting priorities frustrate or annoy them.  
  • Passion for Customers -- You integrate innovation and quality to fulfill customer needs -- the value to customers is the first priority, both internally and externally.
  • Highly Capable and Innovative -- You develop innovative solutions to complex problems, strive for continuous improvement and adapt quickly to changes.
  • Technical Fit -- You understand the technology specific to the team / role / duties of the position.  The more senior the position that you are applying for, the more that we expect you to bring fresh perspectives and new ideas.
IronNet is recognized as a representative vendor in Gartner’s “Market Guide for Network Detection and Response (NDR)”, and Forrester recently named IronNet a representative vendor in its “Now Tech: Network Analytic and Visibility, Q2, 2020” research.
  • CRN Emerging Vendors
  • Fortress Cyber Security
  • Hot 150 Cybersecurity Companies
  • Cyber Security Awards: Innovative Product of the Year - Threat Detection
  • Fortress Cyber Security
  • EMA Vendor To Watch
  • CRN Security100
  • NVTC Tech 100
IronNet delivers unmatched collective cyber threat detection for enterprise on-premise, cloud, and hybrid networks.  We do this through the application of advanced behavioral analytics, AI, and machine learning techniques.  Our team combines the tradecraft knowledge of the best offensive and defensive cyber operators in the world with world-class mathematicians and data scientists to engineer solutions that empower companies to defend against advanced threats. Our founder and Co-CEO, General (Ret) Keith Alexander, is a recognized cybersecurity innovator and a frequent speaker about current cyberthreats and effective defenses. We have a leadership team with deep government and commercial cyber experience, and the company is advised by a board of esteemed security and venture investment professionals, including Jan Tighe Retired Vice Admiral, Former Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare and Director, Naval Intelligence, US Navy; and Jack Keane Chairman, Institute for the Study of War, Retired Four-Star General, Former Vice Chief of Staff, US Army. IronNet strives to provide and takes pride in being able to offer comprehensive, essential and affordable benefits for our employees and their families.  We offer an unlimited PTO plan, 401(k) match as well as Medical, Dental, Vision, and Disability Insurance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.