Ready to make an impact? Arctic Wolf seeks a Senior Software Developer on our Network Appliances team to join our pack. If you are looking for a chance to work on a product where you control both the hardware and the software, this is a job for you.

Arctic Wolf is the leader in security operations in an exciting and fast-growing industry - cybersecurity. How fast are we growing? Well, Arctic Wolf was highly ranked in the Deloitte Fast Technology 500 for North America in both 2019 (#25) and 2020 (#104)! We have doubled headcount, customers, and revenue for five years running and we are looking to continue the trend.

We are also cultivating a collaborative and productive work environment that welcomes a diversity of backgrounds and ideas to make our teams even stronger. In fact, we are recognized as one of the 2020 Best Places to Work (

As we believe in corporate responsibility, Arctic Wolf offices across North America participate in volunteer programs throughout their communities. We’ve also earned distinction from TravelWise for our efforts in promoting sustainable transportation.

We are looking for a seasoned software developer who loves solving challenging problems and enjoys working in a collaborative environment as part of a remote team. You will work with the best talent in the industry and will always have interesting problems to solve. It is our goal to have you releasing code to our production environments within the first two weeks.

About the Role:

The specific role we are looking to fill is on our network appliance team. You will be a part of the team responsible for looking after the ever-growing number of network appliances we have in the field. Notable challenges include managing and monitoring the network appliance population at scale, keeping the network appliances performant at all time and optimizing software to get the most we can out of our hardware.



  • Write well organized, testable, and high performing code.
  • Work with the architecture group to help set the technical direction for the team.
  • Write clear and concise documentation.
  • Identify and implement optimizations that help us, or our network appliances operate more efficiently.
  • Meet regularly with the team to review progress and share technical issues.
  • Collaborate with other team members and external stakeholders.
  • Implement bug-fixes and contribute to on-going product maintenance.
  • Improve the resiliency of our test infrastructure and introduce new tests where appropriate.
  • Contribute to virtualization of our infrastructure.

About You:

  • You have 7+ years of experience writing production quality python or golang code.
  • You have 5+ years of experience writing code that runs natively on Linux.
  • You are someone who enjoys writing code and solving interesting problems every day.
  • You have working knowledge of GitHub, Jenkins, and automated test tools.
  • You are comfortable with using Linux tools to troubleshoot and identify system level problems.
  • You take pride in your work and are motived by using test driven development.
  • You have a proven track record of rapidly learning a new technology or a programming language.
  • You have working knowledge of TCP/IP networking and protocols or experience with network appliances.
  • You have experience working with Docker containers.

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with development in AWS.
  • Experience with performance testing of hardware.
  • Experience with test frameworks and automated testing in general.
  • Experience with virtualization of computer hardware.

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.
  • Background checks are required for this position

Working at Arctic Wolf:

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 all employees bring to the organization. And we appreciate that—

by protecting people’s and organizations’ sensitive data— we get to work in an industry that is fundamental to the greater good.

All wolves receive compelling compensation and benefits packages, including:

  • Equity for all employees
  • Paid parental leave
  • Training and career development programs

If you're excited about this role, but do not meet all of the qualifications listed above, we encourage you to apply anyway. We review all applications and still may consider you the right person for the role or have another open position where you’re the perfect fit.

Arctic Wolf is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, 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 that ensures equal access and participation for people with disabilities. Please let us know if you require any accommodations by emailing

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