Junior Java Engineer

Location: Herzliya, Israel
Department: R&D

Job Description

Skybox Security is seeking for a highly motivated Junior Java software engineer to join the Skybox R&D QED group. The QED group is responsible for resolving customer critical problems for Skybox server platform, web services, and network devices connectors while ensuring customer satisfaction is achieved.


  • Perform in-depth troubleshooting including debugging through the product code level as well as reading product logs, identify and resolve complex R&D bugs that were escalated by Skybox customers.
  • Provide a quick and professional solution for critical problems and to participate in the development of new serviceability features.
  • Responsible for liaison between customer care, R&D, Product Management and other Business units.
  • Maintain a low rate of escalations to other R&D teams.
  • Building up of troubleshooting tools & procedures to be used by customer care teams.


  • Academic degree in Computer Science/Industrial Engineering
  • 2+ years’ experience in similar technical and/or development position
  • Practical experience in Java
  • Experience working with the following technologies:
    • Web Services and REST API
    • JBOSS, Apache Tomcat, and Spring
    • SQL, JDBC & Hibernate
  • Familiarity with Network architecture, fundamentals and security
  • Ability to comply with tight deadlines.
  • Multi-tasking, self-learning, highly motivated and a team player with good interpersonal skills


  • Knowledge of Checkpoint, Cisco, Palo Alto, Juniper, FortiGate
  • Knowledge of Linux operating systems
  • Experience in Scripting (Python/Perl/bash)
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills, initiative and out of the box thinking.
  • Customer facing communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Ability to understand flows and provide creative technical solutions.

To Apply

Please send a resume and cover letter to, either as a link or as plain text, in the body of the email.