ISC Software Engineer (Remote)

SANS Institute
Bethesda, MD
Sep 16, 2021
Sep 22, 2021
Full Time
ISC Software Engineer (REMOTE)Information Technology (IT) Bethesda, MarylandDepartment Information Technology (IT) Employment Type Full-Time Minimum Experience Mid-level About SANS SANS Institute (SANS) was established in 1989 as a cooperative research and education organization. In the next 25 years it grew to become the most trusted and, by far, the largest source for information security training and security certification in the world reaching more than 300,000 security professionals around the world today, with around 60,000 having been granted Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) security certifications - the leading certification that provides assurance to employers that their people and prospective hires can actually do the job. At the heart of SANS are the many security practitioners - from auditors and network administrators to chief information security officers, all sharing the lessons they learn and jointly finding solutions to the challenges they face - in varied global organizations from corporations to universities working together to help the entire information security community. Join the SANS Team At SANS, our culture is defined by Mission, Brand, People. Our goal is to hire people who understand the importance of continuing to fight against the "bad guys" (Mission) while delivering the highest quality training (Brand) to our students. We want employees whose personal values align well with our culture of fairness, honesty, customer focus, and pragmatic approach (People). Summary of Position We are looking for a Software Engineer to work on our Internet Storm Center. The SANS Internet StormCenter is an open global cybersecurity information-sharing organization. For the last 20 years, theInternet Storm Center has provided up-to-date intelligence on current threats networks face. To collectthis information, we rely on hundreds of volunteers operating our sensors and a group of trusted"handlers" providing insight into current threats. This role is part of a collaborative team to discover,validate, and build the Internet Storm Center using the best product, agile, and DevOps practices. Key Responsibilities + Developing software solutions as part of a cross-functional team+ Understanding the context of the SANS Business+ Communicating well with team members and manager+ Producing quality code with automated test coverage+ Producing technical documentation as needed+ Operating with a DevOps mentality of build & run applications+ Actively sharing in the responsibility for meeting team commitments+ Willingness to work across the full web stack to develop efficient solutions+ Other duties as assigned. Core Skills and Behaviors Building Relationships / Listening / Communication / Navigating in a Virtual Environmental / Core Values/ Operational Excellence / Customer Focus / Problem Solving / Results Driven / Self-Awareness Skills, Experience, and Education + BS or MS in Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent industry experience+ At least 3 years of experience designing and developing modern web software+ Basic understanding of modern development patterns and practices (Agile, OOP, APIs)+ Experience with React, Node, Python, PHP, AWS services, or other modern web technologies+ Deep understanding of computer networking systems and protocols+ Initiative to find ways to improve solutions, systems, and processes to solve problems+ Passion for implementing practical solutions and creating delightful customer experiences+ Desire to help implement reusable, scalable, maintainable, and well-tested solutions+ Interest in security-first mindset and secure coding practices+ Ability to operate respectfully and effectively as part of a team Reporting Relationships This position would report to the Product Development team and would not have direct reports. Work Environment This is a remote position, so the right individual would need to be comfortable working in a home officesetting. Equal Opportunity Employer _:_SANS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact SANS Human Resources.

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