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Junior Security Engineer/Pentester

Job Title: Junior Security Engineer/Pentester
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco Bay Area
Salary: $100,000-$120,000
Start Date: ASAP
REF: AAJR 0293
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Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

A fast-growing San Francisco Bay Area client are looking to grow and are seeking a Jr. Security Engineer to be part of the team responsible for the security of a new greenfield environment. You must excel in a small team environment, be able to drive to solutions from provided requirements, and have a commitment to high product quality throughout the entire product lifecycle. 

You will participate in the implementation and deployment of the security-focused infrastructure as well as vulnerability testing and security reviews across the infrastructure.


- Perform comprehensive threat analysis, assess potential hazards, and define product requirements and recommendations that mitigate vulnerabilities.

- Monitor for vulnerabilities in fielded products, assess impacts and drive remediation activities.

- Collaborate with other cross-functional leads to consistently access, mitigate and respond to issues across the company.

- Monitor production server systems, including implementing automated methods to monitor those systems. 


- BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent work experience, with an emphasis on applied security

- Relevant projects and industry experience in cloud security highly desirable

- Understanding security design and implementation processes, including threat modelling, authentication, encryption, and pen testing

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills

- Good programming skills

- A desire to deliver quality and innovative products


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