Senior Software Engineer

Proofpoint - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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The Role
We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to work out of our Toronto office. Proofpoint Email Archiving is a cloud-based solution that featuring distributed grid search and storage infrastructure. This service-based architecture allows us to scale to meet the needs of hundreds of clients that are among the largest businesses in the world. The main role will be to lead the design and implement features in our core services. The candidate must be self-motivated, creative, capable of adapting quickly, and possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. You will be a key player in a small team , designing and owning key pieces of the core product, solving complex issues, and implementing business requirements in distributed environment.
Your day-to-day
Work with product owner, define and refine the requirements of features and issues
Work with scrum master, technical leaders, and manager to ensure design meets product requirements, and resolving technical constraints while ensuring timely delivery of product efforts
Practice Agile/Scrum process by participating daily scrum, retrospective, planning, and demo
Producing innovative and effective design solutions that perform and scale
Continuously seeking to improve product and development processes
Providing technical expertise to support/sustaining teams to resolve critical production issues
Ensure high quality of code by practicing continuous integration with unit test, source control, and integrate build process
Minimum 5 years of industry experience delivering industrial-strength, commercial software with demonstrated technical expertise in a OO language (C#/C++/Java)
Experience with Microsoft Cloud Solution, particularly Office 365 and/or Azure Active Directory.
Demonstrate outstanding design with best practices in distributed systems
Strong concurrent programming with threads, high-availability, web services, and complex data architectures
Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills to resolve complex issues and find an effective solution.
Experience with integrated software engineering processes (e.g., unit testing, source control, continuous build, etc.)
Proactive self-starter with strong interpersonal and communication skills. Able to communicate technical solution and design well to different stakeholders
Must be a team player and be able to work in a diverse and dynamic environment
University degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent
Nice to Haves
Experience with development using Messaging Application Programming Interface (MAPI) and EWS
Experience with development using Microsoft Enterprise System such as Active Directory, Exchange Server, Windows Management System, PowerShell, and etc
Familiar with other aspects of Microsoft Cloud Solution such as Azure, Remote Powershell, and Active Directory Graph API
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!