Back End Software Engineer I

  • Contract
  • Anywhere

Abnormal Security


About the Role


Abnormal Security is looking for an enthusiastic and driven software engineer to join the Email Productivity (EPR) team. The EPR team is responsible for engineering and managing all facets of the Email Productivity product, a key product which drives a significant portion of Abnormal’s revenue. As a pivotal member of the team, you will be involved in every critical aspect of the Email Productivity product, from managing its underlying infrastructure to creating intuitive customer-centric components. If you are eager to gain hands-on experience working with high-volume systems and want to make a notable impact, this opportunity is tailored for you. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a proactive and adaptable approach to learning. 


What you will do 


  • Work with other software engineers in the team to develop robust and scalable features
  • Assume ownership of the reliability of the features you develop, including comprehensive unit tests and rigorous integration testing
  • Participate in on-call rotations and provide technical support to effectively troubleshoot and resolve customer issues
  • Communicate effectively with the team in an async manner. Display a strong sense of initiative and ownership in providing updates, discussing challenges and proposing solutions without prompting
  • Demonstrate a high degree of enthusiasm and strong desire to learn, with the ability to quickly grasp new concepts


Must Haves 


  • BS degree in Computer Science, Applied Sciences, Information Systems or other related engineering field
  • 1+ years of experience as a backend engineer, developing web applications.
  • At least one Software Engineering internship experience in the industry
  • Experience working individually as well as in groups on a regular basis, proficient in asynchronous and written communication
  • Experience participating in hackathons, innovation challenges or building out personal projects


Nice to Have 


  • Experience with our stack: Python, Go, AWS, K8s, Django, Spark, Prometheus
  • Experience leading a small team to build a feature or component from scratch



To help us track our recruitment effort, please indicate in your cover//motivation letter where ( you saw this job posting.