Senior Software Engineer (Job ID: HTDC-Dev) - HyTrust

Senior Software Engineer (Job ID: HTDC-Dev)

Senior Software Engineer


Job Description


HyTrust is seeking an experienced Senior Software Engineer to join the continued expansion of DataControl into AWS, Azure, KVM and OpenStack. The ideal candidate will combine expertise in server management, virtualization and security with drive and leadership to build an exceptional product.

We’re delivering security technology that makes it possible for large corporations and government agencies to virtualize their data centers and expand into the cloud while keeping their operations and data secure. Our product suite provides encryption and key management capabilities for cloud-hosted virtual machines and data.



  • Design and build core components that secure data and management of enterprise-scale servers operating across private and public clouds
  • Deliver high-performance solutions by collaborating with your peers to hunt-down bottlenecks and optimize the performance and scalability essential for Cloud customers
  • Research new technologies and techniques that help us innovate new ways to secure and operationalize the virtualized data center
  • Accept the leadership responsibilities of your projects, offer support in the projects lead by others
  • Work independently and with a team, commit to delivery schedules, take ownership of both your contribution and to the overall success of the products and their use by HyTrust customers
  • Be ready to assist all the other teams that make a fast-moving startup a success (Customer Support, Sales, Documentation, QA, Marketing, Partner and Business Development, etc.)


Skills & Requirements

  • BA, BS, or equivalent in a technical field of study (such as computer science, electrical engineering, or mathematics)
  • 6 or more years of experience designing and developing software using Django/Python
  • Hands-on experience in developing web services and REST APIs
  • Extensive experience with C, Python, PHP, Bash/Shell scripting, Kernel debuggers, driver-level development techniques
  • Comfortable working, setting-up, configuring Virtual Machines
  • Proficiency working on and configuring one or more virtualization platforms: vSphere, KVM, Xen, Openstack, Hyper-V
  • Experience working with one or more cloud-based hosts: AWS, Azure, IBM Bluemix, etc.
  • Experience in development on FreeBSD Operating System will be a plus
  • Familiarity with security and compliance standards is desirable
  • Expert troubleshooting and debugging skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and customer escalations at the same time, develop work estimates, and coordinate schedules with your colleagues while prioritizing and working to deadlines



About Hytrust Inc


What We Offer:

  • The nimbleness of a startup with the stability of a company with 100+ customers
  • Equity participation and industry-standard compensation and benefits package
  • Freedom to exercise your passion and realize great design through code. We welcome strong opinions and expect you to be unafraid to defend them / be criticized / be wrong.

Fun Stuff:

  • Tipplin’ Tuesdays – Weekly beer outing for those interested
  • Biking group – We’ve done rides from Seattle To Portland in past years and ridden around Lake Tahoe this summer



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