Go Software Developer

  • 2 Burlington Woods Dr, Burlington, MA 01803, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time

Company Description

Privafy, Inc recognized by CRN as one of “The 10 Hottest Cybersecurity Startups of 2020.

No global movement springs from individuals. It takes an entire team united behind something truly big.

Are you ready to save the world from cybercrime? We’re seeking passionate people to help us change the way enterprises secure their business in the digital age.  We’re looking for talent in Boston, Bangalore and beyond to help reshape the security landscape and create solutions that will reach millions of businesses worldwide.  Interested in working at Privafy? 

We looking for energetic, ambitious, and passionate software engineering interns to help solve challenging real-world problems. We are letting you in on our secret in the Networking & Communications field and offer a creative and fun work environment.

We build systems that allow enterprises to connect their employees and applications securely using any device, and from anywhere in the world. To enable this, our systems need to be reliable, secure and close to internet speed. Cloud backed configuration and management provide a great user experience, while machine learning based models keep our intrusion detection abilities current and exhaustive.

Our engineers solve interesting problems across a wide array of technologies from embedded kernel and network stack on custom hardware to microservice based dynamically scaling distributed systems in the cloud. The ideal candidate brings a passion in relevant engineering fields such as distributed software systems, cluster computing, data analytics, database systems, networking systems, security & privacy, mobile systems and intuitive user experience solutions.

Job Description


Join our team bringing our security services to connected IoT devices.  You will develop new features in our cloud based security service that enable customers to incorporate connected IoT devices into their secure network .  Customers use the Privafy IoT Device SDK to create a secure network environment on connected IoT devices.  Our cloud based security services acts as a control plane for those devices. Our security service allows device network traffic to be controlled, monitored and protected.

You will be working on our microservices within our Kubernetes clusters.  Our services are developed primarily in Go (golang). You will create distributed HA services for mission critical deployments. As part of our distributed team you will use collaboration tools and automate our workflow for testing and continuous integration and deployment.







Basic Requirements:

  • 1-5 years software development experience
  • Ability to write (or learn) Go
  • Experience developing distributed applications
  • Experience with Docker and container based development
  • Experience with Kubernetes or similar container orchestrators
  • Writing automated unit tests

Desired Requirements:

  • Experience with C/C++, Java or other high-level structured language (if not Go)
  • Experience with NATS or similar messaging system
  • Experience with Hashicorp Vault and/or Terraform
  • Experience in a gitflow and CI/CD development environment



Additional Information


  • Medical Insurance
  • Health Reimbursement Arrangement
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Healthcare Flexible Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Domestic Partner Coverage

Greater Boston area location is preferred but open to remote candidates. 

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.