Security Cloud Software Engineer at Sumo Logic
Warsaw, PL

Sumo Logic is a massive distributed system for processing, analyzing and querying vast amount of logs and time series data (scaled-up grep and top):

  • Runs at huge scale: 120 TB+ / new data daily, searches through petabytes daily and runs on thousands of servers.
  • Modern architecture: SaaS, cloud, microservices, short release cycles and no legacy versions to maintain.
  • Written in functional language--Scala using open-source technologies such as Kafka, Kubernetes and Cassandra.
  • End users are mostly technical: developers, sysadmins and security analysts who need visibility into their software to monitor and troubleshoot effectively.
  • 1500+ customers including Samsung SmartThings, Marriott, Adobe, Twitter, BBC, PayPal…
  • Late stage startup from Silicon Valley with over $225mln in funding from prestigious investors.

We are looking for a Security Cloud Software Engineer who will:

  • Design, build and operate a backend big data real-time analytics platform.
  • Passionated about security and want to develop in this area.
  • Produce clean, elegant, maintainable, robust, well-tested Scala code.
  • Analyze, maintain and improve scalability, performance, security and reliability of our multi-tenant, highly distributed, fault-tolerant system.
  • Cooperate efficiently in a team, understanding other teams needs and our business.
  • Remain open to new ideas, feedback and constructive criticism.
  • Actively improve and update professional skills through continued learning.
  • Own the problem, take advantage of the ability to make your own decisions and also take responsibility end to end.

At Sumo Logic Warsaw office:

  • We have 20+ engineers who previously worked at companies like: Microsoft, Facebook, Amazon, Twitter, Palantir, Teradata, an algorithmic hedge fund and Syncron.
  • Two product teams: metrics and metadata;
    as well as several infrastructure subteams focused on development excellence, security, reliability, and efficiency.
  • Shipped several impactful, game-changing projects.


  • Completed technical studies (e.g. BSc or MS in Computer Science) or equivalent.
  • Full-time availability for on-site work in Warsaw, Poland (occasional remote is fine).
  • At least one year of solid experience after graduation (for Senior 3-5 years).
  • Track record of shipped projects. Ideally in a similar domain (such as high scale, reliable 24/7, multi-tenant, SaaS)
  • Experience with designing and debugging complex systems.
  • Strong coding skills and fluent English.

Why it’s worth applying:

  • Great salary and stock options.
  • You can learn from pentester from top CTF team in the world.
  • $2000 / year educational budget for conferences, as well as internal tech talks.
  • Hack weeks to explore new ideas.
  • Medical insurance for you and your family.
  • Free lunch subsidy.
  • A lot of senior opportunities to use your talent to provide high-quality solutions.