Want to be part of shaping the future? Our breakthrough ability to unlock insights from the web radically improves intelligence and cyber threat visibility for our commercial customers. We’re a high-energy, fast-paced, and fast-growing company. You’ll need the ability to understand and adapt to rapid product and technology developments as we improve our products in close partnership with customers. You’ll have the support of a seasoned executive management team and world-class investors.

We are looking for an outstanding backend developer for Recorded Future’s Platform development team. The Platform team is responsible for core functionality of the Recorded Future's threath intelligence platform such as the harvesting pipeline, the data model, and alerting. You will be joining a team of talented developers that share a common interest in distributed systems with rich data and beautiful user interfaces, their scalability and continued development.  You will get a chance to apply your skills to continue the development of a sophisticated, scalable and effective backend engine for the world’s leading web intelligence system.


  • Develop various backend oriented functions and features
  • Work together with our product design team to understand and deliver expected results
  • Code primarily using Scala and Java
  • Continuously design, develop and deploy backend services with focus on high availability, great quality, low latency and scalability
  • Measure and evaluate features and system metrics to continuously improve backend functions and service performance
  • Be proactive, go beyond expectations


  • Highly proficient in Scala and Java
  • Experience in API development
  • Experience in Elasticsearch and MongoDB is a plus.
  • Passionate about backend related development and solving hard problems
  • Ability to work all the way from high level architecture design down to efficient code
  • You have a good understanding of system design, data structures and algorithms
  • Be able to take initiatives and collaborate across teams
  • Relevant education or experience

We realize we can only succeed with a team of very smart and passionate people. If you’re looking to work in a unique environment with ambitious, dedicated colleagues, the chance to collaborate with fantastic users and customers, then we have a lot in common! You'll also be equipped with top technology, enjoy trips, “the best” coffee, great food and fun. We offer competitive compensation, including stock options and a full range of benefits, as well as a great culture, commitment to professional development and social responsibility.

Don't forget to check out our Podcast! Join the Recorded Future team, special guests, and our partners from the CyberWire to learn everything you want to know (and maybe some things you’d rather not know) about the world of cyber threat intelligence. All episodes are free and available on iTunes, GooglePlay, and Stitcher.

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