Instacart is building the best way for people anywhere in the world to shop for groceries. Since Instacart started in 2012, we’ve launched same-day delivery in 300+ markets. We are laser focused on delivering groceries from your favorite stores right to your door! From a technology point of view, the platform is complex, rapidly scaling and processing millions of transactions in real-time all of the time. Our technology coupled with operational expertise enables Instacart to deliver fresh groceries in as little as an hour. This is a difficult problem to master and we are making it happen. Every day, we solve incredibly hard problems to create an experience for our customers that is absolutely magical.
With great power comes great responsibility! At Instacart, we hold ourselves greatly responsible for protecting our customers', shoppers', partners' data and provide a secure platform to shop. As one of the early members of the security team, you will have a tremendous impact on Instacart's security posture and engineering culture. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to have a large sense of ownership, grow extraordinarily in their career, develop cross-functional technical and soft skills, in not just security, rather engineering overall. Our platform is complex, rapidly scaling and processing millions of transactions in real-time all of the time.
Build, deploy and maintain tools to help with security intrusion detection and response
Investigate and respond to security incidents
Automate the investigation and remediation of security events
Help identify risk patterns and offer proactive defense suggestions
Willing and able to travel internationally based on job requirements
Experience with scripting and coding Experience with networking and Linux
Good understanding of security concepts and best practices Ability to identify, analyze, scope, contain and eradicate real-world threats
Capability to understand application and system architecture holistically
Talented and collaborative coworkers who will both push and support you
Market competitive salary, equity
Medical, dental, vision benefits and 401(k) retirement plan
Take what you need vacation (and we really mean it)
16 weeks maternity leave / 8 weeks paternity leave so you can truly bond with your child