#Senior Software Engineer - Microsoft Defender for Cloud
Herzliya | Software Engineering | Apr 09, 2024 | Job number 1658894

If you're up to disrupt #CloudSecurity, come join us at the world’s leading security company at Microsoft Defender for Cloud group! 🚀 


At the Microsoft Cloud Security team, we take immense pride in developing a diverse set of security products and services that are leaders in their respective market segments. Our innovative solutions have set new industry standards, earning global recognition safeguarding critical infrastructure at the highest scale. 


Microsoft Defender for Cloud is a cloud-native application protection platform (CNAPP) designed to protect cloud-based applications running in all major cloud providers. 

Microsoft Defender for Cloud secures cloud applications from code-to-cloud by unifying development security operations (DevSecOps) at the code level, cloud security posture management (CSPM) to surface and prevent breaches and cloud workload protection platform (CWPP) to identify, alert and block real-time cyber-attacks worldwide. 


We’re a diverse group of talented professionals consisting of software engineers, security researchers, program managers and data scientists collaborating to develop products that secure our customers, including the biggest companies in the world. 


You will work in a supportive and inclusive environment where you will learn and work alongside the best and brightest minds in the industry, and have the opportunity to make a significant impact, grow your skills and advance your career. 


More about our work: 

What is Microsoft Defender for Cloud? - Microsoft Defender for Cloud | Microsoft Learn 

Microsoft Defender for Cloud - CSPM & CWPP | Microsoft Azure 


As a software engineer, you will have the opportunity to work on business-critical initiatives that directly shape the future of Microsoft Defender for Cloud business. 

Your responsibilities will span across many areas of the product as well as all layers of the cloud technology stack. You will drive architecture and software design and be responsible for developing and owning new capabilities from idea inception to agile production release cycles planning and execution. 


You will built on top of our advanced cloud security systems as well as broad range of ecosystem partners, the team is focusing on building security capabilities for a security product that will help our customers secure their assets across all clouds such as Azure, GCP & AWS and streamline their security recommendation, compliance insights & remediation processes to protect our customers cross clouds workload with various technologies!  

Being a cloud infrastructure provider, we’re in a unique position to leverage that infrastructure, technology, and data to add value not possible by anyone else.


Do you have an amazing amount of computer science and development knowledge and you want to take it to the next level? Are you passionate about creating something ground up? Are you obsessed about solving hard problems in the cyber domain space? 

Come and join an engineering team that is looking for talented software engineers that will help in our journey and develop cutting-edge security technologies serving Microsoft’s customers and addressing one of the hottest and most challenging domains of the cyber security space. 


  • You have at least 8+ years of experience in software development 
  • B.Sc. in computer science 
  • Outstanding communication skills and collaboration capabilities 
  • Independent, with internal drive and self-motivated 
  • Self-learner with passion for technologies 
  • Experience in object-oriented languages such as Java/C# 
  • Experience with Azure/AWS/GCP or other cloud-based development, multi-threaded and high scale systems.