Software Developer – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

Software Developer

Locations: Remote, Canada
Arctic Wolf, with its unicorn valuation, is the leader in security operations in an exciting and fast-growing industry—cybersecurity. We have won countless awards for our excellence in security operations and remain dedicated to providing an industry-leading customer and employee experience.

Our mission is simple: End Cyber Risk. We’re looking for a Software Developer to be part of making that happen.

About The Role
You’ll be working as a Developer on our Applications Team, responsible for delivering the cloud-based software that helps solve the real-world security problems that IT professionals face. You will focus on building tools that will help the Security Services team keep our customers safe and informed. Our goal is to develop tools, dashboards and automations that help security engineers deliver fast, quality security outcomes for our customers.

Responsibilities

  • Work with team members to deliver key features that improve our Application Portal service offerings.
    Participate in the full software development life cycle.
  • Build well-designed, testable, efficient, secure code.
  • Produce specifications and determine operational feasibility.
  • Integrate software components into a fully functional software system.
  • Document and maintain software functionality.

We value a culture of sharing, so every team has the opportunity to share their work with the entire department during our monthly R&D Demos. Once a year we hold a department-wide Hackathon, teaming up across all R&D teams over four days to collaborate and build cool ideas outside the normal project scope. While innovation is the focus, some of these ideas do make it into our products.

About You
You are a talented Developer who is an excellent match for this description:

  • Demonstrate familiarity with Golang, Python and TypeScript or similar languages.
  • Comfortable with front end technology such as React
  • Believe in testing as a fundamental development practice
  • Understanding of Kubernetes and DevOps principles
  • Working knowledge of GitHub, Jenkins, and automated test tools
  • Self-starter who enjoys big technical challenges
  • Excited by the opportunity to learn new things
  • Great design skills with a true interest of coding
  • Familiarity with AWS products and cloud deployment
  • Interested in the field of network security
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering (or equivalent experience)

Previous security experience is preferred but not required. We provide all the cybersecurity training you need during onboarding and on-the-job training.

Interview Process
The interview process is approximately as follows:

  • Phone pre-screening: A recruiter contacts you to briefly discuss your work history and provide an overview of Arctic Wolf. Approximately 30 minutes.
  • Technical assessment: A recruiter sends you a link to a straightforward technical assessment that is relevant to the role you are applying for. Approximately 1 hour.
  • Face-to-face interviews: Several team members conduct two interviews to learn more about you and provide more information about your potential role and team. Be prepared to collaborate on a technical problem and talk more about past projects and your career goals. Approximately 1 hour per interview.

Security Requirements
Conducts duties and responsibilities in accordance with AW’s Information Security policies, standards, processes, and controls to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of AW business information assets.
Must pass a criminal background check and an employment verification as a condition of employment.

About Arctic Wolf
At Arctic Wolf, we recognize that success comes from delighting our customers. We believe in being lean – in constantly building, measuring, and learning in all aspects of our business. And, we truly value people. All wolves are welcome to join the Arctic Wolf pack, with compelling compensation packages, benefits, and equity for employees.

Our Values
Arctic Wolf recognizes that success comes from delighting our customers, so we work together to ensure that happens every day. We believe in diversity and inclusion, and truly value the unique qualities and unique perspectives all employees bring to the organization. And we appreciate that—by protecting people’s and organizations’ sensitive data and seeking to end cyber risk— we get to work in an industry that is fundamental to the greater good.

We celebrate unique perspectives by creating a platform for all voices to be heard through our Pack Unity program. We encourage all employees to join or create a new alliance. See more about our Pack Unity here.
We also believe and practice corporate responsibility, and have recently joined the Pledge 1% Movement, ensuring that we continue to give back to our community. We know that through our mission to End Cyber Risk we will continue to engage and give back to our communities.

All wolves receive compelling compensation and benefits packages, including:

  • Equity for all employees
  • Flexible time off, paid volunteer days and paid parental leave
  • RRSP and 401k match
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Health Savings and Flexible Spending Agreement
  • Voluntary Legal Insurance
  • Training and career development programs

Arctic Wolf is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or any other basis forbidden under federal, provincial, or local law. Arctic Wolf is committed to fostering a welcoming, accessible, respectful, and inclusive environment ensuring equal access and participation for people with disabilities. As such, we strive to make our entire employee experience as accessible as possible and provide accommodations as required for candidates and employees with disabilities and/or other specific needs where possible. Please let us know if you require any accommodations by emailing [email protected].

Previous security experience is preferred but not required. We provide all the cybersecurity training you need during onboarding and on-the-job training.

Security Requirements:
Conducts duties and responsibilities in accordance with AWN’s Information Security policies, standards, processes and controls to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of AWN business information (in accordance with our employee handbook and corporate policies).
Background checks are required for this position.