Senior Application Security Engineer | Cloud Platforms | Artificial Intelligence

Our client is a very well funded AI/Machine Learning Startup, Based in The Bay Area - They have a mandate to bring in a Senior Security Engineer, to handle day-to-day, hands-on engineering of their applications.

We are looking for a Senior Security Engineer to join a high-pressure, agile environment, protecting critical assets - You will have a real genuine passion for InfoSec and have that real hacker mentality... BREAK THINGS!


Role Responsibilities:

  • Assist with day-to-day security engineering requirements - code review, penetration testing, vulnerability management, triaging/resolving open issues
  • Take ownership of threat models, secure software test plans, policy, and procedures for product engineering/testing
  • Deliver hands-on secure code training to the engineering team, when new applications go into production
  • Use scripts to develop tools for automating security testing


Experience & Requirements:

  • At least 4 years' experience as a penetration tester, ideally in a team-lead position, overseeing multiple urgent projects simultaneously
  • Experience in secure application programming, code reviewing, and penetration testing web-based application - Mobile testing would be a big advantage
  • Detailed, hands-on experience with industry-leading log management security tools - e.g Splunk
  • Expert in scripting, in multiple languages - Python, Ruby, Perl, Bash
  • At least one active security certification, such as GPEN, OSCP, OSCE, GWAPT, GCIH - an active CISSP would be advantageous