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Software Engineer - Data Services (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:

The Data Services team build and operate petabyte-scale data platforms across a myriad of clouds. Our work enables the highly-available transport, storage and access of data products delivering our award-winning endpoint protection solution. We operate a very large number of Cassandra, Kafka and Elasticsearch clusters and develop the underlying tooling to automate and simplify administration and support activities. If that sounds exciting to you, read on!

What You'll Do:

The software engineers form our control plane team accountable for the development of a unified platform to enable our capabilities across technologies which form the data plane. You will develop and support software to provision and operate clusters running Cassandra, Kafka and Opensearch across hybrid clouds. Your development shall enable the self-service functionality of the data plane product set - enabling our cloud developers to build capabilities for our customers..

What You'll Need:
  • 3+ years python development experience. You will be comfortable with concepts such as async processing, test driven development, and static typing.
  • Proficiency in common backend tech stacks for RESTful API, storage, caching and data processing
  • Infrastructure experience with AWS and on-premise virtual and bare metal deployments
  • Experience with DevOps tools such as Docker, Git, Artifactory, Jenkins and Chef
  • Experience with large-scale, business-critical Linux environments
Bonus Points:
  • Experience with large scale datastores using technologies like Cassandra, Opensearch and Kafka
  • Experience using python frameworks such as FastAPI, Flask or Celery
  • Experience with containerization and serverless technologies


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-R18431
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