Senior Engineer R&D (File Protector)

Senior Engineer R&D (File Protector)
5-7 years
Job description/ Skill

About Protegrity:

Protegrity is the world's most recognized and trusted solutions provider for enterprise data security. As the innovation leader in the data security space, Protegrity has a very strong recurring customer base on the Fortune 1000 world-wide list. Please see more about Protegrity at In an effort to expand the technological expertise within Protegrity, we have established a technical center of excellence in India, which will be responsible for research and development, quality assurance, technical support and professional services for the entire product suite and solutions.

Job Description:

You will be responsible to design and build various product components, enhancement of existing components, troubleshooting complex and critical product issues that gets escalated from Support. You will be part of a global R&D team spread across multiple locations (USA, China, Sweden and India).

Main Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to continuous development, enhancement and maintenance of existing and new product components.
  • Provide effective solution to resolve complex technical problems occurring in the product under development as well as deployments at customer sites.
  • Use debuggers and profilers, write test tools to be able to reproduce specific customer issues.
  • Maintain various versions of the product i.e. update and test various versions with feature additions, enhancements and bug fixes as required.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Interact with existing worldwide team of R & D engineers for product related information, design discussions, etc.
  • Participation in product technical meetings.

Required skills:

  • 5-7 years of relevant experience and ability to work in highly technology oriented teams, experience working in a product company highly preferred.
  • Experience in programming using C/C++ and Python in Linux and Unix based platforms viz. HPUX, Solaris, AIX, RPM (Red Hat, Fedora), Debian
  • Experience in Kernel / File systems programming in Unix / Linux
  • Knowledge / Experience with Unix / Linux Kernel administration
  • Experience in Security, Network & performance troubleshooting in Unix/Linux
  • Worked with profiling / debugging tools viz. gdb, boundscheckers, valgrind
  • Experience in network socket programming
  • Writing and working with protocols like TCP/IP, HTTP
  • Writing and working with secure protocols like SSL, SSH, SFTP, SCP

Desired skills:

  • Experience in writing device drivers
  • Experience in writing Network interface drivers (NDIS)
  • Experience in programming with PHP, Perl
  • Experience in data / information / network security

If the above description applies to you and if you want to make your mark in one of the fastest growing technology fields today,
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