Senior Engineering Manager - SASE Service Gateway

  • Location
    • Hyderabad, IN
  • Date Posted
  • Jun. 29, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Security

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with product management to take an idea from concept to delivery using excellent software design, coding, & processes.
  • Lead an excellent software engineering team of highly motivated developers & engineering leads.
  • Create a culture of technical discussion and curiosity, crisp project estimation and be able to arbitrate choices amongst very strong opinions
  • Build incredible product around the needs of the customer and solve thorny problems in simple ways
  • Be accountable to the executive team for the success of team reporting to you
  • Build a world-class team through hands-on recruiting of top-tier talent
  • Manage on-boarding, mentoring, and performance of your team
  • Work closely with peers in other departments and fellow engineering leadership to scale & evolve the engineering department as Lookout rapidly grows.

Requirements:

  • Experience leading teams in building enterprise SaaS or network products
  • Ability to manage external, customer commitments whilst managing an internal, iterative development process
  • Incredible leadership ability, demonstrated through previous experience developing, recruiting, and mentoring a top-notch technical engineering team
  • Extensive experience building & shipping software on time and with quality
  • Prior experience of programming in C/C++ or similar language is mandatory
  • Knowledge of advanced software development principles and practices, software development lifecycle in an Agile environment
  • Quick study; able to adapt quickly to new technologies in a challenging and high-growth environment
  • Problem solver; able to make routine decisions as well as sound complex decisions in a fast-paced, technical environment
  • Capable of planning and executing on both short-term and long-term goals individually and with the team
  • Communication that breaks through barriers, engages people, and gets your ideas across quickly and efficiently
  • Solid intellectual curiosity and desire for excellence around leading teams, building products, and growing cool companies.

Nice to Have:

  • Prior Experience with Linux Kernel programming and working knowledge of IPSec VPN, Intel DPDK, IKE, Strongswan, Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) etc would be a plus.
  • Understanding of network & security protocols (e.g. TCP, UDP, IP, HTTP, DHCP/DNS,TLS, Active Directory/LDAP, SAML)
  • Understanding of network-security fundamentals (e.g. Authentication, Cryptography, PKI)