Senior DevOps Security Engineer (DevSecOps)

My client is a very well funded security startup ($250m+), they provide critical secure services for the financial industry.

I am looking for an accomplished hands-on DevOps Engineer, with a passion for Information Security and expertise in automating services. I am looking for a leader, who still likes to get their hands dirty.

What You'll Do:

  • Bring your expertise in cloud based services, including but not limited to load balancing, reverse proxies, DNS, CDN’s, firewalls, key management, encryption at rest and in transit strategies and implementations
  • Consitently analyze the security posture of cloud-based assets, and run spaces for vulnerabilities
  • Own the full build, automate, deploy and run lifecycle of specific cloud based security solutions
  • Be vigalant, and constantly implement secure solutions, where appropriate, using cloud provided managed services 

What You'll Bring:

  • SME on cloud technologies, cloud securty practices - in multi-cloud environment (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud etc.)
  • At least 5 years Linux admin experience
  • Detailed hands-on experience with configuration management systems (e.g. Salt, Ansible, Chef)
  • Scripting - At least one of the following languages (Python, Bash, Ruby, Perl)
  • Experience with container technology (Docker, Mesos, Kubernetes)
  • Agile environment expert, preferrably in a SaaS, cloud-based environment

Nice to Have:

  • A solid grasp of encryption protocols and techniques (SSL/TLS, Symmetric/Asymmetric encryption, Certificates/CAs)
  • Hands-on experience with Terraform


This is a rare and exciting opportunity to take a mission-critical leadership position, with a successful, cash-rich security startup, based in Palo Alto.

On offer is a base salary (Up to $180k) + Bonus + Cash stock


NO SPONSORSHIP - NO VISA TRANSFERS (company is at their limit) - NO REMOTE

Interstate relocation packages are available