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The team.

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Your job.

How this job works:

Indeed is seeking an Information Security Engineer who is passionate about securing innovative products that scale to tens of millions of pageviews a day with over 180 million unique visitors per month.  The Information Security Engineer will interact with stakeholders across all technical teams: Development, Quality Assurance, IT, Operations, and Product Management.


Information Security Engineer will be expected to perform some or all of the following:

  • Work with other teams to identify, resolve, and mitigate vulnerabilities in their systems. 
  • Evaluating or creating new technologies and services in order to solve complex security issues 
  • Perform design reviews and risk assessments for new applications integrating with core services
  • Perform analysis of log files and data outputs. Perform triage of incoming issues using ticket tracking system.
  • Provide tuning recommendations of security tools based on analysis of empirical data. 
  • Produce and review daily and weekly metrics for security events. 
  • Deployment and administration of endpoint security tooling. 
  • Propose, design, and build new systems and processes. 
  • Create and maintain documentation for new and existing processes and deployments. 
  • Stay up-to-date with trends in the information security community including new vulnerabilities, methodologies, and products.

About you.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Computer Security, Information Systems, or related field, OR comparable level of professional experience.
  • Knowledge of attack vectors (malware, web application, social engineering, etc) and attack surfaces (ports, firewalls, incoming data processing, interfaces, etc)
  • Experience with open source technologies and environments.     
  • Automation and scripting experience in Python or similar.
  • Hands-on experience with Linux and with network fundamentals. 

Demonstrated focus in two or more of the following domains:

  • Threat and vulnerability management
  • Cloud security (AWS, GCE)
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Network security and architecture
  • Endpoint security
  • Incident response

Preferred Additional Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Professional Security certifications such as: GIAC certifications, OSCP (Offensive Security Certified Professional), CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), SSCP (Systems Security Certified Practitioner), or comparable. Experience with MacOS.

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