Software Engineer

Passel · Sep 1st 2018

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We are seeking a self-motivated, highly-skilled Software Engineer to jump in and help us maintain our Forcefield VPN application for Mac, Windows and Linux. Forcefield is our no-log VPN service designed to make privacy and security easy,

The project is a cross-platform desktop application written using Electron JS, but it requires a deep understanding of native development specifically for MacOS and Windows.

A firm understanding about how the NetworkExtension API works is crucial to this project.

About Passel:

Passel is a fast-growing company working to create innovative technologies that help protect our users rather than exploit them. Passel’s team members all work remotely. We believe in and foster an entrepreneurial, self-motivating work environment.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience with OpenVPN and OpenWRT
  • Familiar with Strongswan
  • Knowledge of Electron and NodeJS
  • Experience with MacOS and Windows Development
  • Ability to write software documentation


  • Implementing new features for the VPN client
  • Fixing existing problems with the VPN client
  • Communicating problems and possible solutions with rest of the team
  • Handle projects on a tight deadline

Please send us a message describing why you are interested in working on Forcefield and what you feel you can bring to the Passel team. We are only accepting U.S. applicants at this time.

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