About the Position
As a Software Engineer Intern on the DNSWatch team, you will help design, develop, and operate DNSWatch. Our DNS-based security service protects businesses from phishing, ransomware, and common threats, as well as future product offerings that extend DNSWatch protection beyond the corporate network.
As a team we value mastering our craft, learning from each other, and building the highest quality solutions to challenging technical problems. DNSWatch leverages a variety of technologies and languages, but is primarily built using Python and Django, with our global DNS being built upon PowerDNS. All services are operated in Amazon Web Services. Configuration is managed using Salt, and our services are orchestrated with Fabric. The DNSWatch team is located in Wakefield, MA.
We are looking for candidates that:
Your first week...
The rest of the summer...
Why Work for WatchGuard?
At WatchGuard we create smart security, simply done. We’re a leader in building cyber security hardware, wireless, and cloud solutions that protect small and midsize businesses, and distributed enterprises worldwide. Our award-winning network security solutions provide layered, enterprise-grade protection that is easy to deploy and manage. Whether you are an industry veteran, or at the beginning of your career, now is an amazing time to work in the security industry, and there’s never been a better time to be at WatchGuard.
We love solving the industry’s toughest challenges, and our innovation keeps our customers ahead of increasingly sophisticated hackers, which has fueled record revenues. We’re heavily reinvesting in the company, and driving rapid acceleration across all aspects of our business. As a result, our employee base has nearly doubled in the last three years, organically and through acquisition.
Our company culture places intense focus on our customers and employees. From the newest employee to our CEO, you'll find that each person at WatchGuard embodies our core values: accountability, passion for success, community building, and maintaining a customer focus in all things.
WatchGuard Technologies is privately backed by equity firms Vector Capital and Francisco Partners, and has headquarters in Seattle, Washington, with offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Latin America.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce.
WatchGuard participates in E-verify