Women Impact Tech

Sr. Software Engineer


Full Time

Job Description

The Security Ratings group is involved in producing security-related intelligence data from over 100 sources using highly complex techniques and infrastructure. This data gets processed through various sophisticated algorithms to produce highly informative ratings information for 500,000 organizations, and growing.

BitSight values strong generalists: people with the computer science fundamentals to use a variety of technologies & languages and pick up new ones when needed. As an engineer here, your mission is delivering robust, high quality code in a continuous delivery environment. You’ll work on a small, cross-functional Agile team to design & ship features and evolve our infrastructure.


  • Bachelors in Computer Science or a related field.
  • Experience leading new feature development and integration in complex designs
  • 5+ years of experience in Agile software development & continuous delivery environment for a SaaS product.
  • Highly competent in at least one modern language (Python preferred).
  • Strong in software design, data structures and algorithms.
  • Good understanding of microservices architectures, APIs and related technologies.
  • Experience with analysis of existing mobile applications structure and decompilation
  • Ability to produce high-quality code that is maintainable, reliable, efficient and secure.
  • Ability to pick up new concepts and ideas rapidly coupled with a continuous learning drive.
  • Ability to work independently yet collaboratively in a dynamic environment.
  • Team-oriented. You are inspired & motivated by the energy & ideas of teammates.
  • Results driven. You don’t want to just write code, you want to ship code that is loved by customers.
  • Excellent (English) written and verbal communication skills.

Nice to have

  • Interest or experience with analysis of existing mobile applications structure and decompilation
  • Experience working in the IT security domain
  • Experience with iOS/Android application development
  • Linux OS-level debugging skills
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience with CI/CD and Kubernetes
  • Intermediate level understanding of Cybersecurity or Information Security

Diversity. BitSight is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This means we do not tolerate discrimination of any kind and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender identity, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability.

Culture. We put our people first. BitSight offers best in class benefits, including unlimited paid time off, 401k match, and commuter benefits. All employees are bonus eligible. We devote the same energy to nurturing our company’s inclusive culture as we apply to serving our customers’ needs. Working at BitSight will give you the opportunity to fulfill your professional goals and expand your skills.

Open-minded. If you got to this point, we hope you’re feeling excited about the job description you just read.  Even if you don’t feel that you meet every single requirement, we still encourage you to apply.  We’re eager to meet people that believe in BitSight’s mission and can contribute to our team in a variety of ways.

Meet BitSight

BitSight’s mission is to enable trust in digital transactions.  Together, we are transforming how the market governs cybersecurity risk through Security Ratings. BitSight Security Ratings are real-time, data-driven measurements of cyber security performance that help companies, investors, insurers, government agencies and regulators make informed, dynamic risk decisions impacting business results, financial investments and national security.

  • Founded in 2011, BitSight transforms how organizations manage information security risk.
  • Manage third party risk, underwrite cyber insurance policies, benchmark performance, conduct M&A due diligence and assess aggregate risk.
  • Seven of the top 10 cyber insurers, 20% of Fortune 500 companies, and 3 of the top 5 investment banks use BitSight
  • BitSight is the most widely used Security Ratings Service with over 2,500 customers and the largest ecosystem of users and information