Senior Information Security Engineer – When You Are Good At What You Do!

Cambridge, MA · Job # 8695LK

Company Overview:


A team of experienced technology leaders have come together to build this new company.  Now with about 2 years plus behind them, the company has shown tremendous growth and is poised to grow even more in 2021 thanks to award winning technology, a long list of paying customers, and the leadership team’s deep connections in the marketplace.


Job Overview:

The company is expanding its information security team and investing heavily in both people and infosec technology. Reporting directly to the Chief Information Security Officer, the Senior Information Security Engineer will be a key person to continue to build out the team and be involved with strategic decisions and getting things done.  Technologists who are passionate about infosec will love this job!  The company wants someone who lives and breathes infosec and wants to use their expertise to help build something really big!  Some primary responsibilities include:

  • Build or buy decisions on technology
  • Design, implement, and document security policies and procedures
  • Team up with Engineering to design, implement, and manage security components of applications and infrastructure
  • Act as a security subject-matter expert for your colleagues across the company
  • Lead and contribute to projects which enhance security
  • Maintain existing security infrastructure and processes
  • Respond to security incidents
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Security, Computer Science or a technically related field required, or equivalent certifications

Job Requirements 

  • Degree is CS, Information Security, or equivalent training / certification
  • 7+ years of hands-on experience in security, software engineering, or IT
  • 5+ years of senior-level experience in security
  • Experience working in a cloud-native startup environment
  • Experience securing SaaS applications deployed on AWS
  • Experience using scripting, preferably in Python, and other automation tools to solve security, IT, or operations problems
  • Experience maintaining the security of third-party cloud applications
  • Experience administering development pipeline tools, e.g., SCM, Jira, Jenkins
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