Description Our Mission At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission: Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life. We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are. Disruption is at the core of our technology and on our way of work to meet the needs of our employees now and in the future through FLEXWORK, our approach to how we work. We’re changing the nature of work from benefits to learning, location to leadership, we’ve rethought and recreated every aspect of the employee experience at Palo Alto Networks. And because it FLEXes around each individual employee based on their individual choices, employees are empowered to push boundaries and help us all evolve, together. Your Career We are looking for a Linux Internals Software Engineer for our Tel Aviv R&D center. You will be part of a team that designs and develops the Linux internals components of our revolutionary endpoint security product for the Linux platform. More information about Cortex XDR product can be found . Your Impact Design and implement innovative capabilities for a market leading product, deployed on a range of platforms from bare-metal to the cloud Develop critical components in the Linux internals parts of the product, incl. user and kernel-mode OS-related infrastructures in both C and C++. Utilize cutting-edge Linux technologies for real-time event collection, anti-malware, anti-exploitation, network filtering and more Lead features in coordination with other development and QA teams Be part a team that values SW development best practices and high standards Your Experience Extensive knowledge of Linux internals, Linux “under the hood” Very strong system-programming skills (C/C++) At least 2 years of experience in Linux system-level programming Strong debugging skills with various tools on different Linux platforms Proven experience with multi-threaded application development Preferred Familiarity with multiple linux distributions (RHEL, Ubuntu, etc) - an advantage Experience with containers, docker, k8s - an advantage Experience with Linux namespaces - an advantage Familiarity with different build environments - an advantage Experience with software security and/or Linux Security modules (SecureBoot, SELinux, AppArmor, etc) - an advantage Linux kernel programming experience - an advantage Self Motivating and passionate for software engineering and coding Experience with code-reviewing colleagues’ work with attention to details and enthusiasm for quality Ability to work independently and as part of a team, working in stressed time constraints while maintaining focus and a sense of humor The Team To stay ahead of the curve, it’s critical to know where the curve is, and how to anticipate the changes we’re facing. For the fastest-growing cybersecurity company, the curve is the evolution of cyberattacks and the products and services that dedicatedly address them. Our engineering team is at the core of our products – connected directly to the mission of preventing cyberattacks. They are constantly innovating – challenging the way we, and the industry, think about cybersecurity. These engineers aren’t shy about building products to solve problems no one has pursued before. They define the industry, instead of waiting for directions. We need individuals who feel comfortable in ambiguity, excited by the prospect of challenge, and empowered by the unknown risks facing our everyday lives that are only enabled by a secure digital environment. Our engineering team is provided with an unrivaled chance to create the products and practices that will support our company growth over the next decade, defining the cybersecurity industry as we know it. If you see the potential of how incredible people products can transform a business, this is the team for you. If you don’t wait for directions, instead, identifying new features and opportunities we have to just get better, this is your new career.