Software Engineer - Platform Security
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We’re looking for an energetic and collaborative software engineer with a security background. The software engineer - platform security will work closely with the software development teams to design, assess, and remediate secure web applications, web services, and APIs. The ideal candidate is driven to find simple and sustainable solutions for security in SaaS applications.
- Develop a platform security layer, such as for secure database access and user impersonation for support.
- Develop and maintain a knowledge base of insecure code and remediations, and help incorporate this in the SDLC.
- Research and understand best-practice secure coding approaches. Participate in code reviews and champion the best-practice secure coding approaches.
- Perform security testing, including SAST, DAST, and automated testing as part of CI/CD pipeline, and help with remediation of findings.
- Work with development teams to help design platform functionality such as RBAC / ABAC, authentication and authorization, and data management that are inherently secure.
- Develop an understanding of the threat landscape and utilize this knowledge in tradeoff of security risk and product advancement.
- Help advance security within our tech stack of .NET backend and API layer with Angular and Node.js frontend, hosted in Azure Cloud.
SHOULD YOU APPLY?
If you’ve got all the below skills, drop what you’re doing right now and reach out. If you’ve got some of these skills, we still want to hear from you!
- Strong track record in a relevant field. A Bachelor's degree, equivalent experience, or robust self-driven learning would all be suitable.
- Recent experience in coding using a modern language and framework, preferably .NET and Angular.
- Experience with some of the following: secure coding, authentication, authorization, cryptography, web application and web services security, API security, SAST and DAST.
- Knowledge of frameworks such as OWASP ASVS, OWASP WebApp Security Top 10, and OWASP API Security Top 10.
- Fastidious attention to detail–this is a job for someone who sweats the small stuff.
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