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Palo Alto Networks

In office: Santa Clara, CA

  • 🇺🇸 United States

Senior IT Software Engineer (FedRAMP)

Company Description

To comply with U.S. federal government requirements, U.S. citizenship is required for this position

Our Mission

At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission:

Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life.

We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.

We’re changing the nature of work. Palo Alto Networks is evolving to meet the needs of our employees now and in the future through FLEXWORK, our approach to how we work. From benefits to learning, location to leadership, we’ve rethought and recreated every aspect of the employee experience at Palo Alto Networks.  And because it FLEXes around each individual employee based on their individual choices, employees are empowered to push boundaries and help us all evolve, together.

Job Description

Your Career

We are looking for a Full Stack Engineer who is responsible for designing, developing, testing, and delivering highly scalable services and applications. We use technologies such as Python, Django, FastAPI, ReactJS, GraphQL, Docker, and Kubernetes and operate on the Google Cloud Platform. You will be expected to get up to speed on existing codebases and participate in architectural discussions where your feedback will shape the future design of the team’s architecture. You are expected to be a lifelong learner who continuously strives to improve your Engineering craftsmanship by learning cross-functionally. This is a highly collaborative environment where you will be expected to work closely with your team members, product management, and members of service/product teams. Collaboration and teamwork are at the foundation of our culture and we need engineers who can communicate at a high level and work well with others towards achieving a common goal. 

Your Impact

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and improve software assets

  • Deliver high-quality code through hands-on development with attention to detail

  • Actively participate in solution design with leads and architects

  • Interview, mentor, and coach new team members

  • Support applications deployed to our FedRAMP environments


Your Experience

  • 5+ years of professional experience as a software engineer

  • Experience with Python utilizing Django or FastAPI to build fault-tolerant microservice/web architectures

  • Experience with Javascript, React, HTML5, CSS3, or SASS

  • Solid hands-on experience designing and building scalable solutions that leverage relational and NoSQL databases

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Experience with Docker or similar container management tooling

  • Experience working with Kubernetes a plus

Additional Information

The Team

Working at a high-tech cybersecurity company within Information Technology is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. You’ll join the brightest minds in technology, creating, building, and supporting tools and enabling our global teams on the front line of defense against cyberattacks. 

We’re connected by one mission but driven by the impact of that mission and what it means to protect our way of life in the digital age. Join a dynamic and fast-paced team of people who feel excited by the prospect of a challenge and feel a thrill at resolving technical gaps that inhibit productivity.

Our Commitment

We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at [email protected].

Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

The compensation offered for this position will depend on qualifications, experience, and work location. For candidates who receive an offer at the posted level, the starting base salary (for non-sales roles) or base salary + commission target (for sales/commissioned roles) is expected to be between $112,200/yr to $181,500/yr. The offered compensation may also include restricted stock units and a bonus. A description of our employee benefits may be found here.