Senior Backend Software Engineer - Data Lake

Exabeam, Foster City, CA

Security Intelligence

Exabeam is the Smarter SIEM™ company. We help security operations and insider threat teams work smarter, allowing them to detect, investigate and respond to cyberattacks in 51 percent less time. Security organizations no longer have to live with excessive logging fees, missed distributed attacks and unknown threats, or manual investigations and remediation. With the modular Exabeam Security Management Platform, analysts can collect unlimited log data, use behavioral analytics to detect attacks, and automate incident response, both on-premise or in the cloud. Exabeam Smart Timelines, sequences of user and device behavior created using machine learning, further reduce the time and specialization required to detect attacker tactics, techniques and procedures.
Position Overview
You are a software engineer who is passionate about large-scale systems. You care about producing clean, elegant, maintainable, robust, well-tested code; you enjoy collaborating with others to come up collectively with the best possible solution. You have experience with performance, scalability, and reliability issues of large 24x7 systems.


  • Design and develop the server side infrastructure and services for the Data Lake product for Exabeam
  • Produce clean, elegant, maintainable, robust and well-tested code


  • Bachelors degree in related field of study, or equivalent work experience.
  • 3+ years of software engineering experience
  • Solid experience in server side Java or Scala or Python
  • Solid Object-oriented experience
  • Experience building complex systems with high performance, scalability and reliability requirements
  • Big plus: Experience with distributed data processing system and data pipeline, including but not limited to Elasticsearch, Spark 
  • Big plus: Familiar with functional programming concept, development practices
  • Highly preferable: Messaging system (Active MQ, Kafka, RabbitMQ)
  • Highly preferable:  Microservice and related frameworks (Play, Spring boots, RESTful)
  • Highly preferable: NoSQL (MangoDB, Redis)
Exabeam is privately funded by Lightspeed Venture Partners, Cisco Investments, Norwest Venture Partners, Acrew Capital, Icon Ventures, and investor Shlomo Kramer. For more information visit https://www.exabeam.com or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

About Exabeam

Exabeam provides security intelligence and management solutions to help organizations of any size protect their most valuable information. The Exabeam Security Intelligence Platform uniquely combines a data lake for unlimited data collection at a predictable price, machine learning for advanced analytics, and automated incident response into an integrated set of products. The result is the first modern security intelligence solution that delivers where legacy security information and event management (SIEM) vendors have failed. Built by seasoned security and enterprise IT veterans from Imperva, ArcSight, and Sumo Logic, Exabeam is headquartered in San Mateo, California. Exabeam is privately funded by Lightspeed Venture Partners, Cisco Investments, Norwest Venture Partners, Aspect Ventures, Icon Ventures, and investor Shlomo Kramer. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.


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