Software Engineer II, (Backend) API Security - Remote

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Postman is the world’s leading collaboration platform for API development. Postman's features simplify each step of building an API and streamline collaboration to help create better APIs—faster. More than 20 million developers and 500,000 organizations worldwide use Postman today.

Our customers are doing more and more astounding things with the Postman product every day, and as a result, we are growing rapidly.

About the Team

You would be working within the API Governance team of Postman, which comprises Software Engineers, security engineers ,UX designers, and product managers and aims to provide users access to security, compliance, and governance tools within Postman, thereby eliminating the need for separate integrations or workflows to perform regular checks during or after API development. This position reports to the Engineering Manager.

What you'll be doing:

  • Building features that position Postman as a comprehensive API governance platform

  • Building features in the Postman app that allows users to identify and mitigate API security vulnerabilities.

  • Interact with Product, Design, and Engineering teams to spec, build, test, and deliver new features

  • Improve quality and reliability by improving existing tests and writing new ones.

  • Break complex problems down into smaller tasks to execute.

About You:

  • 3-5 years of experience developing complex, distributed software applications at Postman’s scale.

  • Proficient with Javascript, node.js, and strong understanding of web fundamentals.

  • Has a point of view and is comfortable and prior experience in collaborating and respectfully challenging other stakeholders, such as PM, TL, EM etc.

  • Experience in working with large datasets is a bonus.

  • Previous experience in creating developer tools is a bonus

  • You enjoy learning and sharing knowledge within and across teams.

  • You have a product-oriented mindset and empathy for the users.

What Else? (Remote Benefits).

We offer competitive salary and benefits, and a flexible schedule working with a fun, collaborative team. Enjoy full medical coverage that includes COVID insurance, unlimited PTO, and a monthly lunch stipend. (Yes, seriously. We want you to eat well wherever you are.) Plus, our wellness program will help you stay healthy from your location with fitness-related reimbursements. Our frequent and fascinating virtual team-building events will keep you connected with your global Postman peers. We’re building a long-term company with an inclusive culture where everyone can be the best version of themselves, and we want you to be part of it. Join us, why dontcha?


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