Frontend Lead Engineer, Sysdig Secure ( San Francisco ) at Sysdig
San Francisco, CA, US
Sysdig is hiring a senior engineer to lead our team in building a beautiful, intuitive interface for customers to understand and protect their technology infrastructure.

Sysdig is the leading monitoring, visibility, and security company for modern enterprises that use containers and container orchestration, like Docker and Kubernetes. Customers use our platform to gather and aggregate billions of data points on the state of their infrastructure, and they rely on us to recognize and alert on anomalous and malicious events. Customers see a large value in the volume and granularity of data we are able to collect and store in our backend. Our challenge is crafting a user experience that serves digestible, critical insights while providing the tools and functionality to dig deeper when required.

You will work with our product management, design, and backend teams, to architect and implement the workflows customers use to explore their data, configure their desired policies, and identify and correlate related events.

We are looking for candidates with significant years of experience in HTML, CSS, and Javascript. For this leadership position, we are especially interested in candidates that have experience with modern frontend frameworks, like Ember, Angular, or React.

Other identifiers of success include:

Expert knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript (ES5 and ES6), WebSockets, HTTP

Experience with React and/or Ember.js, jQuery, d3.js, SVG

Experience with web application testing (eg: Qunit, Mocha, and/or PhantomJS)

Experience leading a team of frontend developers

Why work at Sysdig?

We’re a well funded startup that already has a large enterprise customer base.

We have a pragmatic, approachable engineering culture, from the CEO down.

We have an organizational focus on delivering value to customers.

Our open source tools ( are widely used and loved by technologists & developers.

We have fun team and company events, beer outings, and lots of espresso (if you’re in to that).

Along with top notch health insurance coverage, we offer a variety of benefits and perks, such as:

Desk and tech setup of your choice (for wherever you work)

IRA with company matching up to 3% of salary

Unlimited vacation policy

Monthly self-improvement grant – spend on yourself however you see fit

Free weekly team lunches and delicious snacks every day of the week

Free monthly house cleaning service

To express your interest, please send:

A short introduction, including your goals and what motivates you.

Your work history (as a resume or LinkedIn profile).

Links to online profiles you use professionally (GitHub, Twitter, etc).