CA Technologies Lead Full Stack Java Developer in San Francisco, California

Do you want to help eliminate barriers between ideas and business outcomes? We want you to bring your unique experiences and creative ideas to the table. CA Technologies provides software and solutions that help our customers to develop, manage, and secure complex IT environments to increase productivity and enhance competitiveness in their businesses. It’s our aim to encourage global collaboration and results-oriented innovation, while supporting and developing our talented people and our communities. CA Technologies will empower you to drive authentic success, for both the business and yourself in the application economy.

SourceClear is a leader in the open source application security arena and recently became part of CA Veracode, the division of CA Technologies specialized in industry leading Application Security solutions. CA Veracode is now making the investments needed to continue the growth of the SourceClear team and solutions.

Our SourceClear platform scans thousands of applications a day at every stage of the software development process. We strive to be the index of the worlds open source library and vulnerability data and use this data to give our customers actionable insights. Software composition analysis (SCA) isn’t just about telling customers about a problem, it’s about helping them view what’s inside the code, where the problems are in that code and then providing actions to take to solve those problems.

We are looking for someone who wants to help lead the building of our application security platform for modern software development.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Help lead an engineering team to architect, design, develop, and deliver on roadmap initiatives while also making individual code contributions.

  • Engage and plan with product management, user experience and other engineering groups to ensure the features are understood, help break them down the user stories to tasks and work with the team to design and then implement them.

  • Work with other engineering leaders to drive engineering best practices around testing, CI/CD, architecture and automation.

  • Contribute to the design and development of the SourceClear platform.

Desired Attributes in a Candidate:

  • Strong distributed systems level thinking and an acute attention to detail.

  • Strong eye for design and testing to build assurances into the development lifecycle.

  • Strong self-awareness, an understanding of the preeminent role SourceClear's platform plays in open source, and a curiosity to develop the world's best SCA solution.

  • Expert communication, collaboration, growth potential (both personal and organizational)


  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.

  • 4 years of technical leadership experience leading small teams

  • 8 or more years of experience in Software Engineering.

  • Strong coding experience in Java (also prefer experience with Go and JavaScript).

  • Experience with development frameworks such as the Spring framework and React.

  • Development experience using AWS or other cloud products.

  • Experience with popular open source software such as Postgres, RabbitMQ, Elasticsearch, Redis and Couchbase.

  • Proficiency in designing, building, and debugging distributed systems.

  • A solid understanding of networking concepts including subnets, routing and layers of the OSI model.

  • Knowledge of containers and container orchestration platforms.

  • A mindset for automation using CI/CD systems, such as CircleCI, GitLab CI, Jenkins, Travis, or similar


  • More About Working at CA:*

CA has earned scores of Workplace Excellence awards in the last few years – and there’s a reason for that. Here you’ll have the opportunity to eliminate barriers for our customers and earn a competitive compensation and total rewards package – all while pushing the boundaries of what’s possible by collaborating with a diverse team of global innovators. In short, CA’s fun, diverse, and fast-paced culture has put us on the map as one of the best employers in Information Technology.

We offer competitive salary, company-sponsored premium Medical/Prescription & Dental Plans, company-paid Holidays, Vacation, Anniversary Service and Sick Days, 401(k) Plan, Education/Training Reimbursement, Charitable Gift Program, Adoption Assistance Program.

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