Bricata offers a collaborative environment for you to perform your most inspired work.

We strive to create a workplace that is challenging and fulfilling, providing you with opportunities to be a pioneer in the development, support, marketing or sales of next-generation network security products.

Bricata is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not tolerate discrimination against any applicant for employment because of gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, veteran status, disability or age. Our policy is to encourage diversity in hiring, recognizing that such policy enriches the work environment for all Bricata employees.

Applicant must live and be eligible to work in the United States.

Senior Software Engineer

Location: Columbia, Maryland, or work from home
Position Description:

Bricata is looking for a full time Senior Software Engineer to join our development team to support the continued development of our Analytics platform. The individual will be responsible for the design, development and support of new functionality for the Bricata Sensor, CMC and other applications as needed.

Skills and Requirements

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Strong and demonstratable knowledge of C, C++ with an emphasis of C11 and templates; minimum of 5 years development experience
  • Strong and demonstratable knowledge of the following languages and toolsets:  JavaScript
  • Database experience PostgreSQL or other
  • Strong and demonstratable knowledge of Linux application development, including experience developing Kernel Drivers
  • Strong and demonstratable knowledge of networking concepts including TCP/IP, TLS
  • The ability to work independently and deliver on time

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Zeek (aka Bro-Ids)
  • Experience with Suricata and or SNORT
  • Web development with Angular JS
  • Development experience with:
    • Golang
    • Elasticsearch
    • Python
    • Redis

Applicant must live and be eligible to work in the United States

Salary & Benefits

Salary: negotiable

Bricata provides medical coverage, including dental and vision, 401K and incentive-based stock options to all employees.

Company Description

Bricata is a Columbia, MD based startup developing and supporting a Debian based network analytics platform comprised of several opensource components such as Zeek, Suricata and Elasticsearch.

Our product is deployed in organizations in the Financial, Health, Utility industries along with various government entities.

Submit Resume for Senior Software Engineer

If you would like to explore a career with Bricata, and don’t have a specific open position in mind, please forward your resume and cover letter to

Bricata Included as a Representative Vendor in the Inaugural Market Guide for Network Traffic Analysis by Gartner, Inc.
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