Senior Software Engineer
Herzliya | Software Engineering | Jan 03, 2024 | Job number 1668019

Security represents the most critical priorities for our customers in a world awash in digital threats, regulatory scrutiny, and estate complexity. Microsoft Security aspires to make the world a safer place for all. We want to reshape security and empower every user, customer, and developer with a security cloud that protects them with end to end, simplified solutions. The Microsoft Security organization accelerates Microsoft’s mission and bold ambitions to ensure that our company and industry is securing digital technology platforms, devices, and clouds in our customers’ heterogeneous environments, as well as ensuring the security of our own internal estate.  

The Microsoft 365 Defender suite leverages the Microsoft 365 security portfolio - including Microsoft Defender for Endpoint, Office, Cloud Apps, Identity and IoT/OT, as well as Microsoft Sentinel and XDR - to automatically analyze threat data across domains, building a complete picture of each attack in a single dashboard to monitor, hunt, detect and remediate threats. With this breadth and depth of clarity defenders can now focus on critical threats and hunt for sophisticated breaches, trusting that the powerful automation in Microsoft's security products detects and stops attacks anywhere in the cyber-attack kill chains and returns the organization to a secure state.  


We use state of the art cloud technologies, big data solutions, AI at hyper scale and modern UX platforms to deliver the highest value for our customers.  

If you're passionate about cyber security like us, and if you live and love data, want to make the world a safer place for millions of customers, love creating products for and with customers and are a team player - come join us. 

Our team values diversity of all types in candidates for our roles and we strive to hire people with different experiences and perspectives into our team. To that end, we know that no candidate has every desired skill and experience, but all of us together makes our team strong. Our culture is centered on embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. In doing so, we create life-changing innovations that impact billions of lives around the world.   


· Developing end-to-end products, spanning from client applications to cloud solutions, with a significant number of them in their early incubation stages.

· Offer technical guidance and serve as a subject matter expert concerning Defender for IoT product portfolio

· Building deep knowledge around IoT Security and providing our customers with meaningful security value in this evolving domain

· Support delivering successful integrations within OT networks using Microsoft Defender products

· Provide advisory and work closely with customers including on-site activites abroad.


· BSc degree or higher in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or equivalent

· 5+ years of commercial OOD software development experience using Java or similar

· Good understanding of network communication protocols

· Proficiency with Linux and Windows operating systems

· Ability to successfully communicate & present to a range of technical and executive stakeholders

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Hebrew, including communication with customers, developers, and Product Managers

· Willingness to travel (50% of working time)





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