About Query

Query is a federated search solution for security teams. Our product eliminates the need to centralize security data and puts powerful search capability directly in the hands of analysts, threat hunters and incident responders so they can decide and act with confidence. Query has been named a CRN Top 10 Cloud Security startup and a Gartner Cool Vendor in Security Operations. The company is led by a team of experienced security operators and has raised $19.6M in funding to date from investors, including SYN Ventures, Clear Sky, DNX Ventures and South Dakota Equity Partners.

What you'll love about Query

Query is a well-funded startup that's helping the world's best companies to more effectively protect against and respond to security incidents. We're backed by savvy VC's, our leadership team has a track record of success, and we're forging a new category to make cybersecurity more effective against the challenges of today's world.

We care about our people and about their quality of life. We're a start up that won't burn you out. By joining Query now, you’ll be helping to shape the growth of a company that helps to keep the good guys safe.

The Best Ideas Win

We're a company of creative builders where the best ideas win. The best ideas can only be found across a broad range of perspectives. That's why we're committed to building a team that is diverse in age, ethnicity, race, gender identity, and sexual orientation. And it's why we're committed to building a culture that is an inclusive idea meritocracy where transparency and candor are the norm and where everyone's voice matters.

Job Summary

Query is making the job of security analysts easier. To do that, we need intuitive interfaces to simplify complicated operations and talented software engineers with an emphasis on front end development to build them. The successful candidate will influence the design of our user interfaces and will understand how to develop server side applications, but will spend most of their time building great front end code.

Key Responsibilities

  • Write clean, testable, performant code in TypeScript and React.

  • Guide the technical design of Query’s next generation front end.

  • Influence the user interface design of Query’s SaaS product.

  • Partner with Product Management and Experience Design to ensure that concepts are technically feasible and practical.

Must-Have Skills and Abilities:

  • Deep understanding of building complex, single-page JavaScript applications using React.

  • Proficiency with server-side development in Node.js or Python.

  • Understanding of data visualization concepts and technologies such as D3.

  • Familiarity with Functional Programming concepts and modern approaches to concurrency.

  • The ability to listen and communicate effectively with diverse and remote teammates.

  • Insatiable professional curiosity and strong but loosely held opinions.

Preferred Skills and Abilities:

  • Familiarity with product analytics tools.

  • Familiarity with user interface and user interaction design concepts.

  • Experience in Cyber Security or log management.

  • Experience working with AWS (preferred), GCP, or Azure.

The successful candidate is most likely to have 4 or more years of experience building software and at least a bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field.

Our Technology

In case you're curious (or you're a job search engine), our stack today is a mix of Python and TypeScript deployed from GitHub to AWS using CDK to provision containers and lambdas with a TypeScript/React front end. But we're young enough for change to be easy and want you to help us rethink our technology choices.

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