IKANOW is an innovative technology startup with strong financial backing bringing next generation knowledge discovery capabilities to our customers. Our national defense, homeland security, and civilian industry clients depend on rapid, high performance, and cost-effective advanced technology solutions. We are dedicated to providing these solutions using our core product, Infinit.e, tailored variants of it, or applying our expertise toward supporting and enhancing existing knowledge discovery systems. Our goal is to enable mission agility by reducing the time required for analysis to become business value. In addition we provide our customers with the ability to openly consume, expand and implement solutions in a non-proprietary model.

Careers at IKANOW

Our mission requires tackling complex problems, which means we’re on the hunt for talent, energy, innovation, creativity, and willingness to try new techniques and prove nothing is impossible! Employees at IKANOW can expect to be part of an open culture that fosters communication, collaboration, and innovation throughout all levels of the company. In addition to the opportunity to work in a challenging and rewarding environment, our employees are also provided access to latest technologies and competitive compensation and benefits.

We realize both our customers and employees benefit from the combined experience of a diverse team, so we need candidates with the ability to solve problems using a variety of techniques and experiences from their background.

Think Ikanow may be for you? Here’s what we are looking for:

  • Outstanding work ethic and proven experience in previous roles.
  • Solid education foundation, both formal and informal
  • Ability to solve complex problems across multiple problem domains.
  • Friendly personality and ability to work as part of a team.
  • Enthusiasm and passion about the job at hand!

If you have the skills above and if our work sounds like something in which you might be interested, we’re always looking for great people to become part of our team. Feel free to send us your resume at Let us know why you would like to work with us and how you see yourself contributing to our company.

Open Positions

To apply, email, or download our pdf, click apply now and attach the form in your application: Application for Employment

Job Opening

Job Title: Senior Java Backend Developer

As Senior Java Backend Developer you will work on data intake and analytic software for our big data security analytics platform. You will be responsible for writing code, unit tests and documentation as part of a larger Agile team. You will be expected to have security domain knowledge, and use it to analyze the data being ingested.

Senior Java Backend Developer will be responsible for the following outcomes:

  1. Perform automated data integration of output from threat intelligence and enterprise data sources.
  2. Focus on collecting, parsing, managing and analyzing large sets of data to turn information into insights.
  3. Use Agile Methodologies for rapid development.

Senior Java Backend Developer  must have following technical skills & experience:

  • Java
  • Experience developing normalization and automation scripts
  • Security Domain Knowledge
  • Use of open source technologies
  • Object-oriented design, coding and testing patterns
  • Experience building high-performance algorithms
  • AWS, EC2, S3, Application Clustering and Virtualization
  • 5 years software engineering experience

Desired skills & Experience:

  • Experience with industry leading SIEM tools such as. RSA enVision, HP ArcSight, IBM QRadar, McAfee Enterprise Security Manager
  • Experience with Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) and vulnerability standards including CPE, CVE, CCE, OVAL, XCCDF, NVD and CVSS
  • Scala, R, Python, PHP, C/C++


  • Bachelors in Computer Science or Engineering required
  • Masters in Computer Science or Engineering preferred
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IKANOW provides Fortune 1000 organizations an open, flexible, scalable and lightning fast information security analytics platform that enables CISOs to continuously optimize their cybersecurity posture and reduce risk across the enterprise. For more information please visit

IKANOW is committed to cultivating an environment in which employees are excited about their role on the IKANOW team. Employees obtain ownership and accountability in every task and are provided with the tools necessary for happiness and success.