White Ops Analytics Canada

May 13, 2014

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Company Overview: 

White Ops Analytics Canada is the Victoria-based arm of a multi-office startup with offices in New York (headquarters) and San Francisco.  We specialize in providing a new class of web security and botnet detection and always have an eye out for talented software developers to join our team.

Job Summary: 

White Ops Analytics Canada is seeking a Developer to join the Victoria team responsible for our core backend system (traffic ingestion->detection->storage).

We are looking for someone with experience in overcoming scale challenges while maintaining system availability and performance.

The following are the critical skills we are looking for in a successful applicant:

  • 5+ years of development experience with strong focus in the web applications space (HTTP, SSL, scalable web architectures, RDBMS and NoSQL systems, security)
  • Experience dealing with large data/high volume systems using a distributed component architectural approach.
  • Experience with multiple programming languages, database frameworks, and message/event based architectures.
  • Experience working with Agile engineering teams in a high pressure environment.

Experience with some of the following (in no particular order) would be a definite asset:

  • Java
  • Python
  • Erlang
  • Scala
  • Javascript/typescript/coffeescript
  • Hadoop
  • Spark streaming
  • Akka
  • Security
  • Browser security 
How To Apply: 

Please submit a resume with cover letter via email to

Salary will be commensurate with skills and experience. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.