Software Engineer

Ankara, TR • Technology / Engineering • Full-Time

About Picus

Picus Security Inc is a place where exceptional people gather to do their best work. We convert new ideas to exceptional solutions and great customer experiences. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Join Picus to become part of our talented team!

Picus is a leading Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) vendor featured in several recent Gartner reports such as BAS Market Report, Market Guide for Vulnerability Assessment and Hype Cycle for Threat Facing Technologies. Picus has also recently been recognized as a Cool Vendor in Security and Risk Management, 2H19 by Gartner. Picus was rewarded as one of the top 10 innovative cyber startups by PwC and the most innovative Infosec Startup of the year by Cyber Defense Magazine. Picus is a Series-A startup supported by reputable venture capital organizations including Earlybird Capital leading European VC and ACT.

About the Role

We are looking for passionate Software Engineers at all levels of seniority as part of our Engineering team that builds Picus’s innovative cybersecurity product that works in both cloud and on-prem environment. Picus is designed to identify gaps in security controls and offer mitigation options. Our engineers provide solutions for a wide range of technical challenges from attack simulation engine to windows, Linux and macOS endpoint peers as well as user dashboards. We need team members with great energy, willingness to learn and succeed and an open mind to create a top cybersecurity product in an agile environment.

As Picus Engineers, we’re committed to creating a sincere team environment that fosters trust, integrity, empathy, and growth. You’ll be able to be yourself, feel valued, supported, learn and grow.

What You Have

  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar field
  • Solid foundation in Software Design, Data Structures, and Algorithms
  • Experience in software development in at least one programming language (Go is preferred)
  • Knowledge on operating systems and network technologies
  • Knowledge of RDBMS (PostgreSQL is preferred) and NoSQL database management systems
  • Knowledge on Test Driven Development and Unit Testing
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and excellent problem-solving abilities
  • Humble, friendly, adaptive, result-oriented personality
  • Preferred hands-on experience with AWS and/or other public cloud computing platforms
  • Preferred experience in DevOps processes and concepts
  • Preferred knowledge in Cyber Security domain

Working at Picus

  • Fascinating work - a chance to shape and lead an exciting, fast-growing cyber security segment. Breach and Attack Simulation is a new concept that helps organizations evaluate their security posture in a continuous, automated, and repeatable way. This approach allows for the identification of imminent threats, provides recommended actions, and produces valuable metrics about cyber-risk levels.
  • Unlimited opportunity! We are growing. At Picus, you'll be provided with as much responsibility as you can handle—new career development opportunities constantly arise given our rate of growth.
  • Global exposure - Get a lot of experience working not only in a fast-growing startup but also interact with customers all around the world
  • Be part of a global team that’s located in Turkey, Italy, UK, US, UAE, Singapore and Germany

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.