Box is the leading Cloud Content Management solution, empowering enterprises to revolutionize how they work by securely connecting their people, information, and applications. Box is on a mission to revolutionize how enterprises work in the 21st century.  70% of Fortune 500 companies use Box across multiple industries including financial services, healthcare, media, and government.  

 We are looking for a seasoned Cloud Security staff engineer to join the team and focus on solving complex Security engineering challenges. 

 If you...  

are excited by an opportunity to secure the Box platform against ongoing external threats

are passionate about security challenges related to building and operating large enterprise production at scale  

encourage innovation 

love to get close to the technology  

enjoy mentoring and coaching 

Let's talk!  

 
Core Responsibilities 

  • Provide security expertise for truly massive software projects and cloud service designs 
  • Perform hands-on threat modeling, risk assessment, and web service security validation 
  • Develop new tools, templates, and methods to help teams across BOX scale securely 
  • Partner with Engineering to build a secure cloud native platform 
  • Provide security expertise for truly massive software projects and cloud service designs for a hybrid cloud model 
  • Mentor! Learn! Constantly hone your own technical skills and guide others to improve theirs 
     

Basic & preferred Qualifications 

  • BS in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field, or equivalent work experience 
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in cloud security, with demonstrated experience supporting product teams with technical design input and security risk analysis, and two or more of the following: 
  • Partner with Engineering to build a secure cloud native platform 
  • Provide security expertise for truly massive software projects and cloud service designs for a hybrid cloud model 
  • Web security assessment (authentication and authorization, tokens, input validation, SSL, etc) 
  • Strong development skills (Java, C++, or Python, micro-service architecture, API testing, fuzzing, etc) 
  • Security review / risk assessment (threat modeling, penetration testing, security code review, etc) 
  • Security architecture and risk mitigation for enterprise networks or cloud hardware infrastructure 
  • Demonstrated understanding of network protocols (TCP/UDP, SSH, TLS, DNS, DHCP, IPMI, SNMP, etc) 
  • Demonstrated understanding of applied cryptography (encryption, signing, certificates, algorithms) 
  • Professional experience architecting/deploying/operating solutions built on AWS or GCP 
  • Professional experience with security testing tools, packet crafting, or exploit development 
  • Experience with Windows, Linux, and hypervisor & Container security (especially in cloud environments) 
  • Track record of complex project delivery, effective organization, and executive maturity 
  • Team player who thrives under pressure 
  • Interest in working with leading-edge technology and demanding customers 
  • Obsessed in maximizing customer value high quality and reliable services 
  • Demonstrated acumen in building and running world class services 
  • A sense of urgency and impatience infused with infectious enthusiasm to drive our vision 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Fluent in English  

 

 Technical Qualifications:  

  • Develop significant security initiatives from inception to successful deployment  
  • Initiate and complete security improvements to Box infrastructure 
  • Collaborate with other senior members of our staff to define our technical strategy. 
  • Expect to be an active participant in the Core Architecture group 
  • Work across organizational and team boundaries to drive security decisions    
  • Work with product, future architecture teams and other software engineer to drive improved security practices 
  • Review design documents, functional specs and code from co-workers to meet Box security guidelines. 
  • Meet and educate software engineers of security best practices. 
  • Research and provide perspective on leading industry trends.                        
  • Research security topics and vulnerabilities in popular software products. 
  • Recommendations on new and emerging technologies. 
  • Thought leadership on code quality, and engineering process improvements. 
  • Attend security conferences and incorporate learnings to Box engineering processes. 
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related area and 5+ years’ experiences  

 

 At Box, we strive to foster a culture of transparency and inclusiveness. We believe in executing quickly, and we are committed to doing the right thing for our end users. We value team members who are life-long learners that express passion around continuous improvement for themselves and the team around them. 

The employee is first at Box. The formula to delight our customers starts with epic features designed by employees that Box constantly demonstrates are our #1 asset—through a dynamic business environment filled with forward-thinking colleagues, modern perks, and additional social activities to encourage everyone to have fun while we 10x Box and reimagine the future of content.  

To learn more about Box, visit: https://www.box.com 

 

 
 

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