About KnowBe4

KnowBe4, the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, is used by tens of thousands of organizations around the globe. KnowBe4 enables organizations to manage the ongoing problem of social engineering by helping them train employees to make smarter security decisions, every day.

Fortune has ranked us as a best place to work for women, for millennials, and in technology for four years in a row! We have been certified as a "Great Place To Work" in 8 countries, plus we've earned numerous other prestigious awards, including Glassdoor's Best Places To Work.

Our team values radical transparency, extreme ownership, and continuous professional development in a welcoming workplace that encourages all employees to be themselves. Whether working remotely or in-person, we strive to make every day fun and engaging; from team lunches to trivia competitions to private parties at theme parks, there is always something exciting happening at KnowBe4.

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This individual in this role is responsible for developing new and exciting products for KnowBe4’s customers, alongside other engineers in a fast-paced, agile development environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop Knowbe4’s  API platform which involves building out extensible and scalable services on which customers/vendors can consume our APIs.
  • Talk to partners and internal engineering teams to understand requirements, develop functional specifications, build and deploy to production.
  • Code reviews other team members code.
  • Work on complex engineering problems and propose solutions.
  • Self starter in identifying gaps and providing solutions.

Requirements:

  • 7+ Years’ experience as backend API developer for enterprise grade cloud platform.
  • Should have extensive experience with building and integrating REST based APIs with best practices of authentication & authorization in enterprise grade production environments.
  • Understanding and experience in building software systems following software design principles such as DRY/KISS/YAGNI.
  • Experience with building apps and microservices on AWS platform using any one of Python/Ruby/NodeJs
  • Should be open to learn new technologies & programming languages as and when needed.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of fundamental cloud concepts around multi-tenancy, scaling out, serverless.
  • Working experience on writing clean, unit tested and secure code.
  • Expert knowledge in at least one of the web framework technologies like Python  Django/Flask/Rails/Express
  • Working knowledge in relational databases such as MYSQL/POSTGRES and expertise in SQL.
  • Knowledge of no-SQL databases such as Mongo, Elasticsearch is preferred.
  • Experience with continuous delivery and integration pipelines: Docker/Gitlab/Terraform and other Automated deployment and testing tools.
  • Experience in working with APIs in the cybersecurity industry, understanding basics of current security landscape (attack frameworks, security log processing, basic knowledge of AV/EDR/DLP/CASB etc.) is a huge plus.
  • Experience with microservices based architecture is a plus
  • Experience building scalable data processing pipelines is a plus
  • BS or equivalent plus 10 years experience or
  • MS or equivalent plus 5 years experience or
  • Ph.D. or equivalent plus 4 years experience

Our Fantastic Benefits

We offer company-wide monthly bonuses, employee referral bonuses, ​​an employee stock purchase program, 401k matching (US), fully paid medical insurance (US), open/generous paid time off (length varies by country), parental leave (length varies by country), adoption assistance, tuition reimbursement, certification reimbursement, certification completion bonuses, gym benefits, and a relaxed dress code - all in a modern, high-tech, and fun work environment. For more details about our benefits, visit www.knowbe4.com/careers/benefits.

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