We are solving complex distributed systems problems while simultaneously hiding it under a simple, intuitive user interface. Come join us in building the future of secure access.

Lead Software Engineer for Identity and Authentication

About You:

You have a passion for software engineering, secure authentication and authorization, and building scalable systems. You enjoy working with PKI infrastructures, and working with authorization and authentication protocols like OAuth2, OpenID Connect, and SAML. You are skilled at API integration with Identity Providers and Mobile Device Management (MDM) systems.

You also have:

  • 5+ years of Software Development experience
  • Experience with authentication and authorization protocols, e.g., OAuth2, OpenID Connect, SAML
  • Experience with API integration to services like Identity Providers and Mobile Device Management
  • Proficiency in a programming language such as Go, C/C++, Python, a strong foundation in data structures, algorithms and a strong understanding of threads, synchronization, and concurrent programming
  • Understanding of design and implementation principles to build secure, scalable, resilient systems
  • B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science or a related area

About the Role:

This is a unique opportunity to join as one of the early engineers in a well-funded, fast-growing startup backed by some of the top Silicon Valley VCs and luminaries. We are looking to hire key engineers that like to join at an early stage that can have a significant impact on the product and roadmap, and also take on leadership roles as the company grows in this fast-paced market.

As a Lead Software Engineer for Identity and Authentication, you will get a chance to lead the development of a mission-critical subsystem in a rapidly evolving platform that handles millions of requests and massive amounts of events, and other data. It is real-time, scalable, and highly available, and is the source of data for security monitoring, alerting, access control, and data visualization. You understand the importance of data collected from every application and component in a software-defined business environment - web, mobile, server, infrastructure, hardware - in enabling the most advanced and effective security controls and insights for business and IT decision-making.


In addition to the fun culture and exhilarating work environment, you will have several other perks including:

  • Early-stage stock options
  • Medical, dental, vision, 401K
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Mandatory company shut down between Christmas and New Years
  • Mutual respect and inclusive culture with an emphasis on learning/teaching
  • Weekly catered lunch, snacks, fruits, drinks, and monthly happy hour events
  • Brand new state of the art office near South Park, San Francisco, centrally located near BART, Caltrain, Muni, the ferry, and a bike-share station

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