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Software Engineer - Backend (Remote, AUS)

Melbourne, Australia / Remote

#WeAreCrowdStrike and our mission is to stop breaches. As a global leader in cybersecurity, our team changed the game. Since our inception, our market leading cloud-native platform has offered unparalleled protection against the most sophisticated cyberattacks. We're looking for people with limitless passion, a relentless focus on innovation and a fanatical commitment to the customer to join us in shaping the future of cybersecurity. Consistently recognized as a top workplace, CrowdStrike is committed to cultivating an inclusive, remote-first culture that offers people the autonomy and flexibility to balance the needs of work and life while taking their career to the next level. Interested in working for a company that sets the standard and leads with integrity? Join us on a mission that matters - one team, one fight.

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About the Role:
CrowdStrike is hiring a Software Engineer of Infrastructure to help build and deploy automation and services to drive massive infrastructure scale. We are looking for a highly-technical, hands-on Engineer with experience writing code and automating away problems. You will develop and maintain scripts, software, and infrastructure as code as well as release and monitor that software.

What You'll Do:
  • Contribute to engineering efforts from rapid prototypes to large-scale applications using code in various languages (e.g. Python, Golang)
  • Automate processes and workflows by coding new tools and scripts
  • Extract data from remote systems and APIs for correlation & analysis
  • Brainstorm, define, and build collaboratively with members across multiple teams
  • Constantly re-evaluate our product to improve architecture, knowledge models, user experience, performance and stability
  • Be an energetic "self-starter" with the ability to take ownership and be accountable for deliverables
  • Collect data and build remediation systems that proactively identify issues, triage, and fix
You'll Use:
  • Golang
  • Python
  • Linux
  • Docker
  • Jenkins
  • Git
What You'll Need:
  • Solid knowledge of application development
  • Experience consuming and creating REST APIs
  • Ability to read and write technical documentation
  • Scripting & automation experience
  • You have experience building and operating infrastructure at scale
  • You love systems and software and are competent in both
Experience with these specific technologies or similar alternatives is not required but helpful:
  • Backend service and tool development in Golang, and/or Python
  • AWS
  • Kubernetes
  • Terraform


Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:
  • Remote-first culture
  • Market leader in compensation and equity awards with option to participate in ESPP in eligible countries
  • Competitive vacation and flexible working arrangements
  • Physical and mental wellness programs
  • Paid parental leave, including adoption
  • A variety of professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Access to CrowdStrike University, LinkedIn Learning and Jhanna
  • Offices with stocked kitchens when you need to fuel innovation and collaboration
  • Birthday time-off in your local country
  • Work with people who are passionate in our mission and Great Place to Work certified across the globe
We are committed to fostering a culture of belonging where everyone feels seen, heard, valued for who they are and empowered to succeed. Our approach to cultivating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture is rooted in listening, learning and collective action. By embracing the diversity of our people, we achieve our best work and fuel innovation - generating the best possible outcomes for our customers and the communities they serve.

CrowdStrike is committed to maintaining an environment of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. If you need reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact , for further assistance.

Client-provided location(s): Melbourne VIC, Australia; Sydney NSW, Australia
Job ID: CrowdStrike-R18259
Employment Type: Full Time

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA With Employer Contribution
    • HSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • FSA
  • Parental Benefits

    • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
    • Non-Birth Parent or Paternity Leave
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K)
    • Company Equity
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Performance Bonus
  • Professional Development

    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Shadowing Opportunities
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns