Corelight is a high-growth security startup that emerged from the open source community of Zeek (formerly Bro), a powerful and widely-used network monitoring framework. We secure some of the most sensitive and mission-critical networks in the world, and our rapidly-growing customer base includes eight of the Fortune 50. This is a full time position doing open source development: You will work on Zeek open source code base, and you will interact with Zeek global user and developer community to integrate feedback & review contributions.
Your work will shape Zeek going forward, and your code will become deployed widely by some of the largest organizations in the world. Python) and Unix shells (e. , bash)Experience with common open source development work flows and tools (e.
, Git Hub, Git, CMake)Preferred Qualifications:Master degree or above, preferably in computer science or related field5+ years of software development in C or C++History of substantial contributions to an open source projectFamiliarity with Zeek and, ideally, the Zeek C++ code baseExperience developing security or networking software, in particular network intrusion detection systemsUnderstanding of network protocols and tools for analyzing network traffic (tcpdump, Wireshark, Snort, Suricata)Experience programming in C++11 or newerWorking in, or closely with, security operationsRemote work is an option. Even more important than your resume is a clear demonstration of dedication, impact, and the ability to thrive in a fluid and collaborative environment.
We want you to learn new things in this role, and we encourage you to apply if your experience is close to what we are looking for. We also know that diversity of background and thought makes for better problem solving and more creative thinking, which is why we are dedicated to adding new perspectives to the team. We provide competitive salaries, equity and benefits, but those are just table stakes.