Join Axon and be a Force for Good.

At Axon, we’re on a mission to Protect Life. We’re explorers, pursuing society’s most critical safety and justice issues with our ecosystem of devices and cloud software. Like our products, we work better together. We connect with candor and care, seeking out diverse perspectives from our customers, communities and each other.

Life at Axon is fast-paced, challenging and meaningful. Here, you’ll take ownership and drive real change. Constantly grow as you work hard for a mission that matters at a company where you matter.

We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes justice, advances equity, values diversity and fosters inclusion. We’re committed to hiring the best talent — regardless of race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances — and empowering all of our employees so they can do their best work. If you have a disability or special need that requires assistance or accommodation during the application or the recruiting process, please email recruitingops@axon.com. Please note that this email address is for accommodation purposes only. Axon will not respond to inquiries for other purposes.

Your Impact

You will help us enhance Axon's security posture by hardening our system boundaries and help to keep us a few steps ahead of those out to harm us. You will select, and build advanced tooling to enable our workforce and services to operate in an efficient and secure manner. You will be the advocate of these best practices to foster a culture of security, mentor and train less experienced information security staff, and act as a force-multiplier within the organization.


Your Day-to-Day

  • Be a critical resource for our product, engineering, and operations teams on a range of security topics
  • Work side-by-side with developers, project managers, and system operators while addressing security concerns
  • Make architectural decisions critical to our products in a DevOps/Cloud environment
  • Evaluate, select, and implement critical security solutions in a variety of situations
  • Interface with 3rd parties to support security audits or explain technical security issues

 

Basic Qualifications

  • 3-5 years professional experience
  • Experience with vulnerability management efforts, including assisting in remediation efforts for identified vulnerabilities
  • Ability to work independently and comfortably in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience ensuring the effective use of commercial and open-source security solutions to solve complex security issues, both architectural and operational in nature
  • Linux system administration experience, and network administration knowledge
  • Experience with DevOps processes in a Cloud/SaaS environment

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Passionate about security; involved in the information security community
  • Expertise on current security attack methods and tools used to compromise systems, with a focus on cloud technologies
  • Experience selecting and implementing web application protection solutions (like WAF systems)
  • Experience with hardening Linux and Windows, including anti-malware solutions, file integrity monitoring, and application whitelisting
  • Familiar with generally accepted information security practices, such as ISO 27001, SOC2, NIST
  • Experience aligning security technologies with US Federal requirements, such as FedRAMP High or DoD IL4
  • Experience with secure network architectures, subnetting, DNS, encryption technologies and standards, VPNs, VLANs and other network routing methods and web related protocols
  • Proficiency in scripting languages to facilitate automation whenever possible
  • Strong knowledge of encryption technologies, with an emphasis on proper application

 

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive salary and 401K with employer match
  • Discretionary paid time off
  • Robust parental leave policy
  • An award-winning office/working environment
  • Ride along with real police officers in real life situations, see them use technology, get inspired
  • And more...

 

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NOTE: The above job description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all duties, responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job. The job description may change or be supplemented at any time in accordance with business needs and conditions.

Some roles may also require legal eligibility to work in a firearms environment.

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