Dell Senior Java Engineer - Secureworks - Edinburgh, UK in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Senior Java Engineer

Secureworks Overview

Secureworks (SCWX-NASDAQ) is a global leader in intelligence-driven information security solutions. We help organizations confidently pursue business goals in a digitally-connected world. Consistently recognized by industry analysts and readers’ polls, we are one of the best in the world at understanding and anticipating threat behavior. We see 250 billion events every day across 4400 clients in more than 55 countries, and our solutions work across all the layers of a client’s security environment, including 330 different vendor technologies. Join a talented, dedicated, and diverse team of researchers, analysts, engineers, consultants and business professionals who are focused 100% on protecting our clients from cyber threats. We seek out the brightest minds and empower our teams with the tools and support they need to fight the bad guys and maintain our company’s leadership in the cyber security industry.

Uniquely positioned to adapt as the industry evolves, we are also proud to be part of the Dell Technologies family. We enjoy competitive compensation and benefits packages, and reward and recognize our employees for exceptional results. A constant focus on continued learning and growth keeps our team members engaged and excited about “what’s next.” We offer flexible work options when available, and emphasize the importance of work-life balance. We know that when our people are rewarded, recognized, and rejuvenated, we win as a team.

Role Overview

We're looking for a dynamic, highly motivated Senior Java Engineer who will help develop the Secureworks Client Portal web-application. You will have a passion for technology, and will work in an agile environment building business critical, highly available, reliable and performant web applications and services. You will focus on efforts to increase automated system and functional testing of the platform.

You’ll get the chance to

  • Build and evolve our Client Portal enabling our Clients to make data driven decisions

  • Increase automation of system and functional testing of the Client portal platform

  • Participate in architecture and design discussions for complex problems

  • Design and implement low-latency, high-availability, and performance applications

  • Leverage cutting edge Open Source libraries and APIs

  • Conduct code reviews

  • Explore emerging technologies and quickly adapt, building innovative solutions

  • Help automate and streamline our operations and processes

  • Deploy software, troubleshoot and resolve issues in our dev, test and production environments

  • Develop high quality software that is effective, easy to understand and maintainable


  • Strong Java object-oriented design and coding skills with ideally 4/5+ years commercial experience

  • Comfortable in Javascript, HTML and CSS frontend design and coding skills

  • Experience of test driven development and associated technologies such as JUnit and TestNG


  • Comfortable working in a Linux system environment.

  • Experience with SQL and relational databases

  • Experience in Agile (Scrum) development

  • Advanced coding skills (concurrency, profiling and performance optimisation)

  • Familiar with Atlassian Stack (JIRA, HipChat, Bitbucket, Confluence, etc.)

  • Source Control: Git, Subversion

  • Build Tools: Maven, Ant, Gradle

  • Code Coverage: JaCoCo, Cobertura

  • Static Code Analysis: SonarQube, FindBugs, PMD, CheckStyle


Edinburgh with flexibility to work from home.

Why work with us?

Life at Secureworks means collaborating with dedicated professionals with a passion for technology. When we see something that could be improved, we get to work inventing the solution. Our people demonstrate our winning culture through positive and meaningful relationships. We invest in our people and offer a series of programs that enables them to pursue a career that fulfils their potential. Our team members’ health and wellness is our priority as well as rewarding them for their hard work. Our Edinburgh office is vital to Secureworks. As our core technology hub in the UK, it’s a large, modern, open plan space conveniently located a short walk to Princes Street and Waverley train station which has a break out area with fresh fruit and fresh coffee available.

As a leading technology employer, we actively encourage further development for our employees. This is done through our range of internal training programmes, training affiliation with SANS GIAC, various vendors, encouragement for the team to go technology conferences or even our regular company hackathons.

Secureworks is part of the Dell Technologies family of brands. If you require any assistance in applying for an open position or have any specific requirements to attend an interview, please contact

We are a Disability Confident Committed Employer and aim to ensure our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible.

Secureworks, a Dell Technologies company, is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Secureworks are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, colour, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Secureworks will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.