Software Engineer – Advanced Threat Analytics

Location: Tel-Aviv-Yafo

Type: Full Time


Our Group

This job is positioned in Microsoft’s brand new Tel Aviv Cloud Security Development Center!

Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics (formerly Aorato) is a unique innovator in cyber security.
Previously a startup, we are a small group (40 engineers, PMs and security researchers), building products that protect an organization’s identities, across enterprise networks and cloud assets. Our products apply sophisticated algorithms, collect and fuse data from many sources, and process immense amounts of traffic in real time.

We are in-charge of a super successful product (HUGE enthusiastic customers, MILLIONS of users) – Azure ATP, we invent new detections in Microsoft’s Cloud App Security product, and are currently building a massive UEBA engine, built to protect identities from attackers and malicious insiders in organizations’ hybrid networks.

We deal with extremely complex security challenges, hard-core scale and performance requirements (100s of thousands of events per second) and own a unique market position to make Microsoft the world’s leader in cyber security.

Our culture

We are an agile team of very strong engineers, researchers and PMs, with a “move-fast” attitude, passion for solving tough problems, building things the right way and delighting our customers.
We encourage autonomy, collaboration, creativeness and proactivity.
We are allergic to bureaucracy and paperwork.


Build features end to end – from our sensor installed in the enterprise network, through our cloud backend, detection and profiling algorithms and our highly-acclaimed detection and investigation UI.
Be a role model for engineering excellence, demonstrating very high quality in design, implementation and collaboration with your peers.
Lead engineers through development of our most complex features.
Apply a critical view of our infrastructure, technologies and development process, proactively pushing to improve our product and our group.


Required skills:

  • 4+ years of experience in software development (extensive Object Oriented experience)
  • Strong all-around player – proven ability to move between backend, frontend, infrastructure and algorithms tasks
  • Experience with distributed computing platforms for high-scale systems and large amount of data
  • Background in at least one of the following areas: Networkin, Cyber security, Cloud-based applications
  • Team player, both highly effective working independently and highly collaborative
  • Proven technical leadership experience
  • A role model for other engineers – responsible, thorough, proactive
  • Passion for learning and implementing the newest technologies
  • Sc. or M.Sc. in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or relevant practical experience (e.g. service in elite technology unit in IDF)

Desired skills:

  • Experience with Windows-based environments
  • Experience with Azure components and tools

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

Benefits and Perks

  • Industry leading healthcare
  • Savings and investments
  • Giving programs
  • Educational resources
  • Maternity and paternity leave
  • Opportunities to network and connect
  • Discounts on products and services
  • Generous time away

Interested in this position?

We are happy to get in touch with you! You can send your application by using this link.

Company: Microsoft Israel R&D Center

Company URL: http://http

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