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Senior Software Development Engineer

Primary Location Bangalore, Karnataka Date posted 01/09/2020
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Job Title:

Senior Software Development Engineer


India, Bangalore

Role Overview:

McAfee Agent team at McAfee is seeking talented, highly motivated, energetic software engineer with strong communication skills with a passion to develop and deliver reliable and performant cyber security solutions.
This role requires that you have strong communication, persuasion and negotiation skills, in addition to being comfortable with working through ambiguities. Based in our Bangalore, India office, you will work cross-functionally with the product, engineering and analytics teams that is globally distributed.

Our team develops the industry leading the client-side component that provides security that protects the data and users from over 65 million enterprise systems across organizations around the world. Our platform provides an integrated management experience delivered from the Cloud that unites machine learning and behavioral protection technology with a single software agent on the endpoint.

Company Overview

From device to cloud, McAfee provides market-leading cybersecurity solutions for both business and consumers. McAfee helps businesses orchestrate cyber environments that are truly integrated, where protection, detection, and correction of security threats happen simultaneously and collaboratively. For consumers, McAfee secures your devices against viruses, malware, and other threats at home and away. With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in the area of cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building best in class cyber security solutions.

About the role

  • Ability to drive Application development plan for the entire release
  • Quickly, efficiently and independently debug & resolve highly complex problems, customer issues even those of large scale or across multiple products.
  • Applies engineering best practices (e.g. Unit testing) to consistently produce sound solutions of high quality. Able to independently produce quality solutions on problems of high complexity.
  • Participates in the process of setting future technical strategies and influences strategic direction for product and product family in reaction to business needs or industry trends.
  • Adapts and promotes overall direction to reflect changes within the company.
  • Provides technical direction for Application Research, Design, Analysis, Testing, Process Improvement and Troubleshooting
  • Able to document details of functionality, design and architecture of the components.
  • Able to review the code of peers
  • Mentor junior members in the team for technical queries.

About you

  • Strong debugging skills with knowledge in Crash Dump Analysis (Using WinDbg or any other tool) is a must
  • Windows internals and Kernel programming is a must
  • Network Programming skill is a plus.
  • Security experience is a plus.
  • Agile software development experience is preferred.

Experience, Knowledge and Skills

  • 5-12 years of hands on experience in multithreaded,  C++, cross-platform applications and programming knowledge in Windows internals

Company Benefits and Perks:

Our corporate culture and values are central to McAfee’s philosophy. Every day we embrace a more diverse workforce and inclusive environment. We are encouraged to bring our true selves to work. Our wide range of social communities & programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits, all allow our employees to feel valued as people, while enjoying positive and challenging work.

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Perks may include:

  • Pension / Retirement Programs

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage Programs

  • Paid Time Off

  • Support for Community Involvement

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McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

Job Type:

Experienced Hire

Primary Location:

India, Bangalore

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