Lead DevSecOps Engineer (Remote) | Leading Productivity Startup

  • Location

    United States

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering, Cyber Security, DevOps

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  • Salary:

    Base to $200k + Bonus + Equity

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  • Consultant:

    Kiel O'Mara

My client is very well-funded and has a growing platform of Productivity apps, one of which is the leading paid-for app in their space. With millions of users across the world, they have just launched a new product range and need to hire a Lead DevSecOps Engineer - https://gingerlabs.com

They are a tight, high-performing, successful team of 30 Engineers, and this is the first dedicated Security-focused hire we are looking to make. This is a high-impact role that will be responsible for building and maintaining cutting edge best practices and performing regular audits of server access. You will be working closely with the Backend team to professionalize the backend and provide the highest security across both of our premier products used by millions of people daily.

What You'll Do:

  • Help review existing infrastructure and app code with an eye towards improving the security posture of the entire organization
  • Automating manual tasks and improving/maintaining already existing scripts
  • Responsible for the CI/CD pipeline (GCP, Kubernetes, Docker)
  • Create and maintain monitoring/alerting for applications

What You'll Bring:

  • Knowledge of a scripting language such as Javascript, Typescript, Python or Ruby, etc.
  • Unix/Linux mastery
  • Expertise with GCP (or any comparable cloud provider like AWS or Azure)
  • Experience with complex CI/CD systems
  • Knowledge of application security best practices - OWASP
  • Knowledge of container security
  • Experience programming, with a focus on automating manual tasks

Nice to have:

  • Node.js
  • Typescript
  • Knowledge of cryptography
  • Deep knowledge of Postgres
  • Strong startup / First-hire experience

GC or US Citizen ONLY - Full-Remote inside the USA