About the role:

We’re looking for a Head of Security Engineering to join Seera to help us build and scale the security engineering department across four countries. You will work side by side with our engineers to harden our systems and applications and better protect our internal and production environments.  

Your responsibilities:

  • Initiate, plan, execute, and close on various existing security projects by working closely with various sub-teams within the information security
  • Proactively identify new projects to improve security posture, lead project teams, and work with relevant stakeholders to drive projects to completion
  • Work with each security focus area to identify a long term vision and high-level strategy, break it down into prioritized projects, figure out resource allocation, and help ensure its continuous progress
  • Identify ways to improve efficiency via documentation, templates, and standardized processes
  • Help serve as the point of contact between information security and other stakeholders
  • Develop relationships, promote security awareness, and provide training
  • Manage security teams in areas of Detection & Response, Application Security, Identity & Access Management, Infrastructure Protection & Tooling, and Privacy Engineering. 

About you:

  • 7+ years of experience in IT security and systems engineering & development
  • A solid knowledge in web security, mobile security, corporate security, and vulnerability management, Incident response and threat intelligence.
  • Knowledge of Application security (ex. Oauth, JWT, etc)
  • BS in Computer Science or a related technical field/equivalent experience
  • Experience in ethical hacking,  Anomaly detection, and Login monitoring
  • Knowledge of Nessus, Burp suite, Nmap or similar
  • Experience in Cloud Security (AWS preferred)
  • Experience setting up IT security procedures, processes, and governance, ISO270001 is nice to have

What we offer you:

  • Opportunity to help build and scale infrastructure that will affect 30+ million users across the region
  • Flat hierarchy and ownership
  • 32 days of annual holidays
  • Annual flights home for yourself and family
  • Relocation assistance for international candidates
  • Attractive tax-free salary
  • Great travel deals & discounts
  • Annual performance bonus

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