Careers at Cylera

Software Engineer (Full Time)

Who We Are

Cylera is a VC-backed stealth startup creating a network-level cybersecurity solution to manage and protect connected medical devices, such as infusion pumps and CT machines. Our problem space is at the intersection of the virtual and physical, where insecure medical equipment serves as the interface between patients and the hospital network, and where a single device compromise could have potentially life-threatening consequences.

Job Description

We are looking for a software engineer who enjoys diving deep into technical problems at all levels of the stack, from low-level network processing and kernel hacking to cloud architecture and security. We are looking for an engineer who enjoys things like digging into Linux internals, reverse engineering protocols, and analyzing network traces, and who has a deep understanding of cybersecurity and networking. We are looking for someone who is excited by the idea of jumping head-first into a nuanced problem space, and who will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment that will constantly push you to learn.

What You'll Do

  • Develop and test high-performance Linux network security software in C
  • Work on novel techniques to detect and prevent zero-day attacks using behavioral analysis and anomaly detection
  • Dig into the kernel networking stack for low-level optimizations
  • Process network traffic to decode protocols and analyze application-layer data
  • Work hands-on with high-end server hardware and enterprise network equipment
  • Create a simulated medical network for product testing and vulnerability research
  • Work with packet capture and network security tools such as Suricata/Snort, Wireshark, Nmap, Nessus, tcpdump, and tcpreplay

Your Background

  • 3+ years of experience developing software on Linux with C
  • 2+ years of experience working on networking and/or cybersecurity projects is preferred, but not required
  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field is preferred, but not required

Benefits & Location

  • Competitive salary & equity offering
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision
  • Work-life flexibility – we value your contributions
  • Unique perks and office space near Madison Square Park or at 6th and Canal in NYC or work from home
  • Plenty of computer gear you need to improve your productivity

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