Are you interested in joining a New York City based start-up that is the innovator in its field?
Catchpoint Systems is a venture backed start-up that offers an internet services performance monitoring system. Using real-time analytics, our system monitors Fortune 500 websites, web services, and applications to ensure speed, availability, and reliability.
Catchpoint was founded by 4 former DoubleClick/Google employees who wanted to innovate and evolve the arena of website performance monitoring. We are a team with experience in designing, building, operating, scaling, and monitoring high-transactional Internet services that impact the experience of millions of users.
Being an innovator is not easy, thus the need for engineers who can face challenges and overcome them. You will be a part of a small, and talented, Agile development team tasked with the challenge of working with big data and analytics.
Website performance monitoring is a niche space for one reason – it’s complicated. If you’re up for the challenge, a career with Catchpoint Systems is for you.
Catchpoint is looking for an experienced software engineer to join our monitoring agent development team. Our agent software makes automated transactions over various protocols and various browsers to collect performance metrics which are sent to and analyzed by our backend analytics platform.
The team operates as an R&D department which researches various protocols, browsers, clients, and Operating Systems with the goal to automate, monitor, and measure metrics that map browser or client activities to the end user experience.
5+ years experience in C++, C#, or Java
3+ years experience with writing extension/plugins for Internet Explorer, Chrome, or Firefox
3+ years experience with WinInet/WinHTTP/Winsockets
In depth experience of TCP protocol
In depth experience of packet capture technologies (Wireshark)
Knowledge of .NET framework
Knowledge of protocols UDP, HTTP, DNS, etc
Writing client/server applications
Strong analytical and algorithm design skills
Detail oriented with great organization skills
Willingness to learn and utilize emerging technologies
Willingness to jump in and assist.
Ability to mentor other team members.
Willingness to dig deeper to understand infrastructure/code/business
BS or MS degree in Computer Science or related major
We offer great benefits along with a stable and professional work environment, health insurance, and stock options. At this time Catchpoint does not sponsor any type of work Visa.