What We’re About

Backslash is a new seed-stage cyber security startup with the vision to disrupt how application security is done today in cloud-native applications.

We have secured our seed funding from a top-tier venture capital firm and industry-leading investors. This funding will allow us to bring our vision to fruition and make it a reality.

Why You Should Join Us

Be part of the very first core team with a direct impact on shaping our product, brand, and culture
It’s a great opportunity to work closely with experienced second timers founders developing an innovative security product
Best companies are built in hard times; this is exactly the time to join a new, ambitious, well-funded startup and build everything ground up

What You’ll Do

  • It’s a small core team, so there’s enough of everything to do
  • You will be responsible for the full development lifecycle, from design to production
  • You will become our in-house expert in the domains you’re most passionate about

What You’ll Bring

  • You have 5+ years of software engineering experience (ideally in a startup environment)
  • You have a passion for startups and a desire to work in a fast-paced environment
  • You are not just a coder, but someone who can code, design, and understand product
  • You take ownership of problems i.e. will do what needs to be done
  • You are not afraid of ambiguity and are comfortable with making decisions with incomplete data
  • You designed and developed Cloud-native apps that run in production
  • Tech background: Node.js / TypeScript / Go / Python