Cloud Software Engineer - 1343175

May 25, 2022 - RTP, NC

Are you interested in solving dynamic cybersecurity problems? Are you passionate about threat intelligence systems that handle tons of data that is constantly growing?

Come join the Talos Data Analytics Engineering Team as we move our threat intelligence platform to the cloud and position it for the future!

Who We Are:

Talos Data Analytics Engineering organization plays a pivotal role in providing critical security intelligence, data, and tools to both the research teams and Cisco security email, web, and firewall products to protect our enterprise customers from cyberattacks.

What You’ll Do:

You will be part of a team who is responsible for a portfolio of applications and data sets that provide critical threat intelligence data to our research and hunting teams. You are required to collaborate with a wide-range of multi-functional teams, both within and outside the organization to cover product management, architecture, and support during all phases of the platform’s life cycle.


  • BS in Computer Science or related technical degree
  • Active proficiency with Python, Git, Go and test automation
  • Experience designing and building production data pipelines from ingestion to consumption within a big data architecture, using Python and Go
  • Passion for writing high quality, reliable, maintainable, and well instrumented code
  • Experience architecting systems in AWS
  • Design and implement data engineering, ingestion and curation functions using AWS serverless technologies (Lambdas, Step Functions, S3, EventBridge)
  • Experience working with an OLAP database like Clickhouse
  • Experience in big data architectures and working with Apache Spark and Databricks
  • Works well in an agile and dynamic environment
  • Experience mentoring more junior members of the team
  • Experience automating deployments using CI/CD and IaC (Terraform)
  • Willingness to be part of on-call rotation

Nice to Have:

  • DynamoDB
  • OCI/Docker
  • Scala

Why Cisco?

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