Principal Engineer

  • Location

    New York, New York

  • Sector:

    Data Science, Cyber Security

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to $200K + Bonuses and Equity

  • Contact:

    Jessica Holsapple

  • Contact email:


Our client is a fast growing Series B funded Company based in New York that is one of the leaders in the ever growing cyber security market and one of the hottest startups in New York!  Having expanded the team from 20 to over 80 in the last round, they are looking to continue to grow their product.  

Your role as Principal Engineer will be to lead this expanding team.  You will be a good leader and mentor who is capable of driving product from start to finish.  


  • Lead and mentor a team of experienced engineers

  • You will be able to work in in agile environment

  • Embrace the team working culture to ensure knowledge and learning is key product delivery

  • Take full ownership of work with passion - including helping build the team


  • 7+ years of experience as tech lead and mentoring less senior engineers in a rapidly-growing start-up or organization.

  • Cyber Security experience would be highly preferred, but not essential

  • Experience with Java / Scala (At Least 1 year of professional / commercial experience)

  • Should have strong familiarity with GO, React, Node, Ruby on Rails, SQS and AWS

  • Should have experience with REST (API) services

The company offers a great work/life balance with "work from home Fridays" along with exceptional benefits and opportunities for bonuses and equity.