At Lyft, our mission is to improve people’s lives with the world’s best transportation. To do this, we start with our own community by creating an open, inclusive, and diverse organization.

Lyft connects people to transportation to change the way we live and get around our communities. Lyft’s engineering team is growing rapidly, and we are looking for Security Engineers to help us scale. Come be part of a new team at Lyft focused on enabling and empowering engineering teams to deliver at scale.

Our drivers and passengers entrust Lyft with their personal information and travel details to get where they're going and expect us to keep that data safe. Lyft's security team leads efforts across the company to ensure our systems are secure and worthy of our users' trust.

The security team designs and builds Lyft's security architecture, consult with other teams as they build and launch new products and features, proactively plans for the unexpected, and responds to incidents that occur. Our work affects the entire company and takes place at all levels of the stack, from infrastructure to web application security, as well as mobile apps, IT, and autonomous vehicles. We try to approach security from a software engineering standpoint. We believe in scaling security through automation and tooling and we ship frequently. Check out our blog posts at https://eng.lyft.com/tagged/security to learn more about some of the things we’ve built.

We’re looking for the right person to join our team to perform service and application security review, and move us along our maturity journey. In order to be scalable, each secure product quality gate must be automated and integrated into our software release pipeline. Our grand vision is a fully automated series of quality controls that constantly validate that our code is secure. In short, we’re building a robot army that constantly validates our current security status. Don’t you want to live in this beautiful world?

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with teams across Lyft to ensure security best practices are leveraged as we roll out new features and expand our service offerings
  • Conduct penetration testing, code review and breach readiness across our online and mobile infrastructure
  • Proactively research new attack vectors that may affect Lyft
  • Research and implement automated code security quality gates
  • Build and maintain relationships with key partners both internally and externally

Experience:

  • Threat modeling, code review, penetration testing against cloud environments and/or mobile (IOS/Android)
  • Conduct code review against one or many of the following languages
    • Python
    • Go
    • Java
    • Swift / Objective C
  • Development skills to automate code security assessments
  • Computer networking concepts and protocols, application and network security methodologies
  • Network security architecture concepts including topology, protocols, components, and principles (e.g., application of defense-in-depth)
  • Present findings, recommendations and results to leadership
  • Ability to communicate complex information, concepts, or ideas in a confident and well-organized manner through verbal, written, and/or visual means
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

 


 

Responsabilidades:

  • Colaborar con los equipos de Lyft para garantizar que se aprovechen las mejores prácticas de seguridad a medida que implementamos nuevas funciones y expandimos nuestras ofertas de servicios
  • Realizar penetration test y revisión de código para toda nuestra infraestructura online y móvil
  • Investigar de forma proactiva nuevos vectores de ataque que puedan afectar a Lyft
  • Investigar e implementar código automático para crear nuevas barreras de seguridad
  • Construir y crear puentes con equipos claves tanto interna como externamente.

Experiencia:

  • Threat modelling, revisión de código, penetration test en entornos cloud y / o dispositivos móviles (IOS / Android)
  • Realizar auditoria de código en uno o varios de los siguientes idiomas
    • Python
    • Go
    • Java
    • Swift / Objective C
  • Habilidades de desarrollo de código para automatizar las evaluaciones de seguridad del código
  • Conceptos de networking y protocolos, metodologías de seguridad de aplicaciones y redes
  • Conceptos de arquitectura de seguridad de red que incluyen topología, protocolos, componentes y principios (por e.j: aplicación de defense-in-depth)
  • Presentar hallazgos, recomendaciones y resultados a nivel ejecutivo
  • Capacidad para comunicar información, conceptos o ideas complejas de manera confiable y bien organizada de forma verbal, escrita o visual.
  • Capacidad para gestionar múltiples tareas y prioridades
  • Capacidad para trabajar de forma independiente con una mínima supervisión

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