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Software Architect - C++

Date posted 11/30/2021
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Job Title:

Software Architect - C++

Role Overview:

As a Software Architect, you will be an integral part of the Musarubra team, developing cross-platform endpoint applications for Windows & MacOS. To be successful in this role you should have exceptional Technical leadership , communication and project management skills with multiple years of designing, architecting and implementing Enterprise class products along with developing the skills and talents of others. This is a technical leadership position, you will be involved in all aspects of product development lifecycle - requirements discussion/analysis, design, scope estimation, planning, implementation, code reviews and unit testing, documentation, POCs, deployment and continuous engineering. You will also be responsible for architectural decisions, deployment and supporting customers using the products in production. Ideal candidate will foster a culture of innovation while displaying exemplary technical expertise, ownership, and commitment to delivering high quality software solutions, while staying abreast of Industry trends, competitive positioning of the product in the market and ideating for leapfrogging ahead in the market. For you to be successful in his role, you need a deep technical knowledge of web scale low latency Enterprise Product Development using Windows/Mac, Cyber security experience from endpoint/Network protect/detection perspectives etc. Company Overview With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in the area of cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building the best in class robust and scalable security products for consumer and enterprise customers. As industry top performers, we aim to develop optimized high performance system software solutions with high availability and reliability.


This position is an integral part of the McAfee Enterprise business segment which was acquired by Symphony Technology Group (STG) in July 2021. McAfee Enterprise and its team members remain committed to keeping governments and enterprises safe. This position is dedicated to and part of the McAfee Enterprise business.

Company Overview:

Organizations and governments around the world may have different priorities and transformation initiatives, but one thing in common is that all are faced with growing risk, advanced threats, and complex environments. Today, cybersecurity strategies are critical to long-term success, and McAfee Enterprise is here to provide the industry’s only comprehensive, proactive, cloud security platform. Our technology is designed to protect the people, hybrid infrastructure, IP, and reputation of your business through our actionable threat intelligence and world-class solutions. With a cloud-native portfolio that spans from device to cloud edge and multi-cloud, you can stay ahead of threats by predicting, preventing, detecting, and correcting them. Backed by our 30+ year history, you can trust that we have the focus, experience and expertise needed to continually innovate, and are committed to help you protect what matters most. 

About the Role:

 • Conduct architecture review, design and solutions for multiple engineering teams and oversee code reviews.

• Collaborate with product managers, key stakeholders, and business groups to categorize and describe solutions for business and technical requirements.

• Stay on track with latest technologies for the domain, and apply the experience and knowledge on architecture and to improve the product features.

• Develop and own architectural roadmap and ensure the product aligns with the business, clients and stakeholders strategies and requirement.

• Explain the status & value of proposed design/Solution to stakeholders.

 • Analyze and articulate current technological solutions and proposed valued alternatives wherever required.

• Translate business needs into software architectural requirements that leverage our technologies in the most efficient manner possible.

• Gather technical requirements and specifications from customers and business stakeholders.

• Develop the technical specifications according to which solutions are defined and delivered.

• Deliver solutions that meet the timeline, quality and costs for the projects and deliverable elements. Solutions must meet the preset goals for quality, security and performance.

 • Direct and oversee the activities of development teams.

• Define the technical vision for products ranging from endpoint to cloud services complying with all applicable product development processes.

About You:

 • Excellent technical experience with 5+Years of experience as a Principal/Sr. Architect in product development.

• You have extensive professional experience working as a software architect designing and architecting software solutions for large enterprises.

• You have experience designing Endpoint products for Enterprise with a focus on security, quality & performance.

• Hands on experience developing mid to large scale software commercial products using C/C++, Java

• You are hands on with multiple programming and scripting languages including C++, Java, Python, PHP, Node.

• Excellent knowledge of Windows and/or Mac, with good understanding of the OS architecture, and Networking

• Experience in designing applications that will be migrated to cloud and understanding of the concept of elasticity and scalability.

• Any patents would be appreciated.

• Proven, excellent technical skills and knowledge of leading edge technologies, skills in communication, business acumen, coaching, and mentoring

Company Benefits and Perks:

We work hard to embrace diversity and inclusion and encourage everyone at McAfee Enterprise to bring their authentic selves to work every day. We offer a variety of social programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits to all of our employees.

  • Pension and Retirement Plans
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Support for Community Involvement

We're serious about our commitment to diversity which is why McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

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