Senior Security Engineer

Location: San Francisco 94114, CA

Do you enjoy discovering security threats within social platforms, software applications, web services, operating systems, and networks from a security perspective.  

The Role: 

We are looking for a practitioner in Security Engineering who can solve the problem of security breeches on Social Media Platforms within cloud infrastructure.  This role will have a lot of independence to make decisions including security policies, tools, best practices and process.  More importantly, you will have autonomy to lead the application security initiative protecting millions of users and positively influencing security best practices across various sofware development teams.
 

The Work:
  • Identify security issues and develop plans to address them
  • Architect, design and implement security tools
  • Assess best in market security tools to evaluate and utilize
  • Develop best practice security policies and procedures
  • Mentor software engineering team on security best practices
  • Participate in company level security compliance efforts
  • Develop security training materials for the software development teams
  • Evaluate emerging security products and technologies

The Skills:
  • Solid track record in application security
  • Strong history of implementing security solutions at various company sizes
  • 3+ years experience in infrastructure or application-level vulnerability testing and auditing
  • 2+ years of experience involvement with development teams that have delivered software­ based services
  • Knowledge of network and web related protocols (e.g., TCPIIP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, routing protocols)
  • Detailed knowledge of system security vulnerabilities and remediation techniques, including penetration testing and the development of exploits
  • Experience with the application of threat modeling or other risk identification techniques
  • Experience with security testing tools such as Burp or related
  • Strong understanding of privacy tools like PGP, SSH and associated protocols
  • MS in Computer Science or equivalent desired

Nice To have:
  • 3+ years of system, network and/or application security experience
  • Development experience in C, C++ or Java
  • Experience with SOA and web services security
  • Scripting skills with Bash, Ruby, Python or Perl
 
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