San Francisco, CA, USA

Distributed Systems Engineer, Software Defined Security:
San Francisco, CA.
Salesforce hosts web services and applications written by thousands of internal developers and tens of thousands of customers to provide the largest business automation cloud on the planet. It is running the enterprise workload on web-scale cloud environment. Trust is the number one value for our customers. We are the pioneer to bring trust, innovation and developer agility together by leveraging the infrastructure virtualization, security analytics and host based security paradigm. Salesforce is building out our software defined security as the foundation to deliver the Trust value to our customers, The key components in the infrastructure security architecture includes the security policy as part of service model, express host to host connection into policy, a high performing policy engine, log connection and data transformation, alerting and compensation action framework and data encryption for both data in motion and data at rest.


  • MS at Computer Science or B.A. at Computer Science with the equivalent years of experience
  • 5+ years of development experience
  • Experience with Go, Python, Java and/or C++
  • Experience on SELinux is preferred
  • Experience on PKI and data encryption is preferred
  • Experience with Agile development methodology and Test-Driven Development
  • Experience using telemetry and metrics to drive operational excellence
  • DevOps mindset

Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model, and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model. These founding principles have taken our company to great heights, including being named one of Forbes’s “World’s Most Innovative Company” six years in a row and one of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” nine years in a row. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, and this level of growth equals incredible opportunities to grow a career at Salesforce. Together, with our whole Ohana (Hawaiian for "family") made up of our employees, customers, partners and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world.

  • Salesforce will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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