KnowBe4 is hiring a

Snr. Software Engineer (Position located in Kochi, India)

Kochi, India

About KnowBe4

KnowBe4, the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, is used by tens of thousands of organizations around the globe. KnowBe4 enables organizations to manage the ongoing problem of social engineering by helping them train employees to make smarter security decisions, every day.

Fortune has ranked us as a best place to work for women, for millennials, and in technology for four years in a row! We have been certified as a "Great Place To Work" in 8 countries, plus we've earned numerous other prestigious awards, including Glassdoor's Best Places To Work.

Our team values radical transparency, extreme ownership, and continuous professional development in a welcoming workplace that encourages all employees to be themselves. Whether working remotely or in-person, we strive to make every day fun and engaging; from team lunches to trivia competitions to private parties at theme parks, there is always something exciting happening at KnowBe4.

Please submit your resume in English.

This individual in this role is responsible for developing new and exciting products for KnowBe4’s customers, alongside other engineers in a fast-paced, agile development environment.


  • Develops software using the KnowBe4 Software Development Lifecycle and Agile Methodologies
  • Recommends solutions to engineering problems
  • Assist other team members by providing technical direction
  • Defines approaches and solutions to complex technical problems
  • Helps to translate KnowBe4's strategic goals into operational plans
  • Provides coordination across functional boundaries
  • May act as team lead for sub-projects


  • 6+ Years’ experience as backend API developer for the enterprise-grade cloud platform.
  • Should have extensive experience with building and integrating REST-based APIs with best practices of authentication & authorization in enterprise-grade production environments.
  • Experience with building apps and microservices on the AWS platform using any one of Python/Ruby/NodeJs.
  • Expert knowledge in at least one of the web framework technologies like Python  Django/Flask/Rails/Express.
  • Understanding and experience in building software systems following software design principles.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of fundamental cloud concepts around multi-tenancy, scaling out, and serverless.
  • Working experience in writing clean, unit-tested, and secure code.
  • Working knowledge in relational databases such as MYSQL/POSTGRES and expertise in SQL.
  • Knowledge of no-SQL databases such as Mongo and Elasticsearch is preferred.
  • Experience with continuous delivery and integration pipelines: Docker/Gitlab/Terraform and other Automated deployment and testing tools.
  • Should be open to learning new technologies & programming languages as and when needed.
  • Experience in working with APIs in the cybersecurity industry, and understanding the basics of the current security landscape (attack frameworks, security log processing, basic knowledge of AV/EDR/DLP/CASB, etc.) is a huge plus.
  • Experience building scalable data processing pipelines is a plus.

Our Fantastic Benefits

We offer company-wide monthly bonuses, employee referral bonuses, ​​an employee stock purchase program, 401k matching (US), fully paid medical insurance (US), open/generous paid time off (length varies by country), parental leave (length varies by country), adoption assistance, tuition reimbursement, certification reimbursement, certification completion bonuses, gym benefits, and a relaxed dress code - all in a modern, high-tech, and fun work environment. For more details about our benefits, visit

Note: An applicant assessment and background check may be part of your hiring procedure.

Individuals seeking employment at KnowBe4 are considered without prejudice to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please visit

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