PRINCIPAL SECURITY ENGINEERING ARCHITECT

Location: Redwood City, CA
Date Posted: 02-06-2017
You will be responsible for identifying, building and integrating Open Source and off-the-shelf security technologies to create an effective and automated set of detection, prevention and resiliency capabilities.  You will be providing employees a trustworthy environment to conduct business at company and be accountable for building and maintaining our security posture. You and your Information Security team are ultimately responsible for earning and maintaining customers trust at company and enabling the business to take smart risks. You will work in close partnership with product development, operations and technology stakeholders to help shape and implement the controls that protect our customers.
 
Our Ideal Candidate You love the challenge of embedding security in the culture and processes of the business. You have a knack of creating elegant solutions to solve complex problems, and are known as the “go to” person for the hard challenges. You’ve mastered the basics of security, and are now looking forward to the challenge of deploying automated security at scale, baking security into our enterprise and customer-facing cloud products.
 
Your Responsibilities • Calibrate security control systems with the desired risk posture for our enterprise and our customers • Automate security controls to reduce our attack surface, proactively seek out vulnerabilities, and decrease response and recovery times. Partner with DevOps and Operations teams to integrate the controls into our orchestration systems to ensure a consistent infrastructure state • Optimize security tool deployments and introduce scalable processes across IT and InfoSec capabilities • Contribute and collaborate with other Information Security team members across the broad spectrum of information security programs, such as Threat & Vulnerability Management, Security Response, Information Protection, Governance and Compliance, and Identity and Access Management• Serve in an advisory capacity to senior business leaders on effective risk management and earning/maintaining customer trust• Other duties as necessary to support and protect the business  Critical Success Factors:• Love the challenge of making systems and processes that are easier to use yet more secure, embedding security into the fabric of the organization• Ability to create scalable security solutions in a fast-paced production environment• Track record of leading other technical teams to create solutions greater than the sum of its parts• Proactively make data-driven decisions and manage complex initiatives from conception to deployment.• Anticipate threats and address security incidents across production and corporate environments• Stay up to date on the latest risks, countermeasures, and regulations that may affect company. •
 
5-8 years experience in a combination of Information Security, IT Engineering, IT Architecture, Application Operations, or DevOps capacity; minimum 2 years of InfoSec experience• Strong experience with scripting, programming, regular expressions, and API-level integration of tools• Practical experience with security @ scale across multiple cloud environments: AWS, Azure, and VMWare• Familiar with automation/orchestration systems such as Chef, and Ansible• Prior exposure/experience with SIEM & HIPS capabilities• Experience configuring and maintaining WAF rules, host-based firewalls, and log management • Experience with threat modeling and risk analysis• Regulatory compliance experience in HIPAA, SOC2, ISO27k environment preferred • IT Engineering / System implementation experience to include change management processes• Comfort in synthesis and aggregation of multiple inputs into a single solution requirements set• Technology savvy, with exceptional communications skills both written and verbal• Logical thought mindset and experience developing reusable processes / data architectures• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering field; Master’s degree preferred
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
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