Software Engineer (API/REST)

Qintel is on a mission to track and stop threat actors in their tracks. Founded by ex-government cybercrime professionals, Qintel’s platform delivers high impact curated threat intelligence using investigative techniques unseen outside of government entities. With many of the Fortune 100 using our products, Qintel is driving intelligence to new levels, bringing threat actors and information about those threat actors from the deep and dark web into the hands of cybersecurity investigators and incident responders.

Qintel is looking for a software engineer to join our growing software development team. Working on both internal and client facing applications, you will be building tools to help fight the ever-growing problem of cyber-crime and helping to make a difference in the world!

What You'll Do

  • Work closely with clients and our internal staff to analyze problems and come up with creative solutions in our customer facing web APIs.
  • Work to extend feature sets in current applications, assisting in the design and development of new applications.
  • Be able to clearly and effectively document areas of primary responsibility.

What You'll Need

  • 2+ years of software engineering experience using Python
  • 2+ years' experience building RESTful (or similar) APIs
  • 2+ years' experience on Unix related systems (debian, etc.)
  • Experience with MySQL, Postgres, ElasticSearch, or other related datastores
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and proficient in English, both written and spoken.
  • A passion to learn and thrive in a dynamic, constantly changing environment and building great customer experiences
  • Must take initiative and be a go getter!

Nice To Haves

  • Bachelor's (or higher) degree in software engineering related field
  • Familiarity with containers and container orchestration platforms
  • Familiarity with OpenAPI, JSON and building client-side software development kits
  • Familiarity with Single Page Applications
  • Familiarity with Pyramid, Flask or Django
  • Familiarity with Serverless Frameworks (eg: AWS Lambda)
  • AWS, Azure, or other cloud related experience.


  • 100% paid health benefits
  • Comprehensive 401K program with automatic 5% contribution by company (no contribution from employee required)
  • Flexible work environment
  • Open vacation policy
  • Paid parental leave
  • Competitive compensation
  • Remote available for highly qualified candidates (quarterly visits to Pittsburgh headquarters required)

Our work environment is exciting, dynamic and fast paced! Qintel regards itself as a family, and everybody plays a part in our success. In addition, we are a fast-growing business with exposure to some of the country's top companies, and we provide many opportunities for motivated and passionate employees to advance their careers in the cybersecurity space.