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We have big plans for continued global growth, and we’re looking for people who are creative, flexible and dedicated to helping us build something great – something that matters.

Sr. Software Engineer - Java Development

Research & Development 

Seattle, Washington, United States

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We have big plans for continued global growth, and we’re looking for people who are creative, flexible and dedicated to helping us build something great – something that matters.

Sr. Software Engineer - Java Development

Seattle | Washington | United States

Tenable is more than ‘just’ the creator of Nessus. Our security solutions - including the first cyber exposure platform for modern assets, Tenable.io - are transforming global vulnerability management. We’re a global team, powered by creative thinkers who are wired for action, focused on delivering results and collaborating to enable decisive actions to protect what matters most. We’re in this together - colleagues, customers and partner communities working as One Tenable.

Can you join Team Tenable? Yes you can - if you’re excited by the thought of working with over 800 colleagues, 23,000 customers and a range of revolutionary products that are shaping cybersecurity in 150 countries. Being valued for who you are as well as what you do, you can embrace the pace (we’re recognized as one of the fastest growing security product companies by SC Magazine, Red Herring, Info Securities, Deloitte and E&Y) as well as enjoy a superb rewards package (we’re seen as a Best Places to Work by Glassdoor, The Washington Post, The Baltimore Sun, The Baltimore Business Journal and Expert Marketplace). The key question is: Is This You?

Your Role:

We are looking for a self-motivated, senior-level back-end web developer to assist in the design and implementation of a next-generation enterprise web application.

Your Opportunity:

As a key member of a small and versatile team, you will:

  • Work in a dynamic team to develop awesome new features
  • Work with other developers, front-end designers and various Tenable teams
  • Promote great software design and quality
  • Drive innovation by coming up with new ideas for our products and processes
  • Point out issues with the existing architecture and code, and fix it up

What you'll need:

  • Excellent understanding and working knowledge of languages like:
    • Java, Node, Javascript (preferred)
    • Groovy, PHP, Python, or Ruby (desirable)
  • Building high volume and scalable services
  • Experience in building microservice oriented systems
  • Experience with different data storage solutions like Elasticsearch and SQL
  • Experience with RabbitMQ and/or a similar message queue system
  • Experience with Spring Boot and/or DropWizard
  • Experience with AWS infrastructure is a plus

And ideally:

  • Knowledge in some unit testing frameworks
  • Interest for the latest trends in web application design
  • Interest to learn more about new a language and to build full framework libraries from scratch
  • Experience/knowledge with other datastore and service discovery solutions like Consul/Zookeeper.

It is the commitment of Tenable to promote Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) through adherence to equal employment opportunity laws and regulations at the international, federal, state, and local levels to which Tenable is subject to.

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