Are you a Security Engineer who comes from a fundamental Software Engineering background? Do you want to bridge the gap between a Software Engineering and Security teams, while implementing best security practices? If you answered yes, then check this out.
What‘s the job?
Our organization is growing rapidly and security is integral to our world class products and infrastructure. Our customer base continues to grow and it is pertinent that we build fault tolerant and secure systems that protect sensitive customer data. As a member of our security team you will evangelize cross departmental initiatives and act as the bridge between Software Engineering and Security Engineering.
You will be responsible for teaching proper techniques, identifying weaknesses, as well as, building and implementing tools that eliminate risk. It is pertinent that you bring a strong software engineering background. You will be actively coding, building custom tooling, and living in our code base regularly holding audits.
We have numerous small engineering teams that make up our core organization. You will sit with various teams and play an integral role in building out a proper infosec culture surrounding automation and awareness. Engineering best practices will be your best friend. You will hold brown bag sessions with your team to influence engineers and implement secure design principals.
What skills do we look for?
Software Engineering Experience is a necessity for this role. You ideally bring a strong development background and moved into the InfoSec space for the last few years.
Security experience supporting product development and cloud based infrastructure
Strong and secure CI/CD engineering practice
Deep knowledge of current threats
Risk assessment and audit experience
Knowledge of up to date tooling
Excellent communication skills
You adopt a collaborative and mentor based approach to working with dev teams to insure best practices are met
Who are we?
We are changing the way the world buys services by the press of a button. We are connecting customers with vetted, independent, local service professionals in a fast, convenient and reliable way. We service 28 cities across 3 countries and have processed over 3 million transactions. We have raised over $110M in funding to date.
With a collaborative team of about 90 people across marketing, ops, customer support, product, data, finance and engineering, we sit on one floor in a beautiful office located in the Flatiron District in New York City. We believe in small, high-impact teams and empower them to iterate rapidly. You’ll be joining our Android team as a senior engineer.
What is in it for you?
As a Security Engineer you will have the opportunity to work in a fun and progressive technology environment with the ability to work across numerous verticals.
• Comp: Salary up to $180,000
• Equity package
• Fully comprehensive benefits package that includes fully paid medical, dental, and vision
• Stocked kitchen, coffee, snacks, drinks and too many other perks to list!
Please apply today or send resumes directly to Patrick.Koehl@averityteam.com!