Senior Systems Engineer

Santa Clara, California

Who We Are:


Malwarebytes is the next-gen cybersecurity company that millions worldwide trust. Malwarebytes proactively protects people and businesses against dangerous threats such as malware, ransomware, and exploits that escape detection by traditional antivirus solutions. The company’s flagship product combines advanced heuristic threat detection with signatureless technologies to detect and stop a cyberattack before damage occurs. More than 10,000 businesses worldwide use, trust, and recommend Malwarebytes. Founded in 2008, the company is headquartered in California, with offices in Europe and Asia, and a global team of threat researchers and security experts.

We’ve created a fantastic culture that our employees love and were recently named in the top 10 of Fortune Magazine’s “Great Place to Work” list.   We’re pretty proud of all that too.  We’re growing fast and are looking for some great people to join us.



Who We Need:


  • A skilled and motivated engineer with advanced knowledge in what it takes to create a great environment for staff to work in. The team is very supportive and the skills are broad across all members. It’s important that we work together through good communication and documentation to get the job done and to keep it well maintained.
  • Looking for someone with excellent debugging, problem solving, and testing skills 
  • Ability to mentor other system administrators in best practices.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision. 



What You'll Be Doing:


Take a step back, take in the grandeur that is our environment and then improve it.

As with all environments, without proper love and care, things get old and some things get left in a bad state. We’re looking for someone who wants to fix them. You will be given a large amount of freedom to drive projects where you see high impact improvements to begin with.

This role is a systems engineer role, but leans more towards someone with a strong networking skill set. Having the knowledge of routing and switching is crucial to the success of this role.



Skills You'll Need to Have:


  • Strong Network Administration Skills in at least one of the two disciplines between Juniper and Cisco.
  • Microsoft Windows Administration Skills – Domain admin, powershell knowledge,
  • Strong knowledge of cloud technologies such as SSO, cloud based email administration
  • Vmware vsphere knowledge
  • Programming knowledge at a competent level for creating automations, queries or reporting.
  • SAN/iscsi administration knowledge
  • Aruba wireless or general knowledge of administering an enterprise grade wireless network
  • AWS or Azure knowledge
  • AD on prem to Azure AD migration experience



What We Offer:


  • An opportunity to do something great for yourself and the world
  • A great work environment that supports growth and development
  • Competitive compensation and benefit packages
  • 401(k) matching program
  • Open time off policy
  • Stocked kitchen with healthy (and some unhealthy) drinks, snacks, fruit and lunch options
  • A company who enjoys having fun; holiday and summer parties, sporting events and lots of other great stuff

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