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Senior Security Engineer (Pen testing, Vulnerability testing & assessment) at Venafi
Palo Alto, CA, US

There are 2 actors on a network, people and machines. People use user names and passwords to identify and get access to machines. Machines use keys and certificates to identify and get access each other. Venafi is the inventor of the technology that secures and protects keys the most important assets of Global 5000 companies. We are Warriors!

Are you passionate about making a positive impact and protecting the world from bad guys? If so, you may be a natural Venafi Warrior!


How you’ll be protecting the world:

Reporting to the Security Team Manager, this role is responsible for coordinating and performing security reviews of Venafi engineering applications. Conduct vulnerability assessments and evaluate third party assessment reports. The Security Analyst will participate in the creation and implementation of internal security strategy.

This role is based in Palo Alto, CA or Salt Lake City, UT and will work on a daily basis with development teams in Western United States (California, Washington, Utah) and other locations in Eastern Europe.

You will review, analyze, design, implement application security tools and processes.  Coordinate and work with internal and external teams of developers, designers, business analysts and end users.  Influence the technology direction and software development policies and procedures.  Innovate and evangelize industry best practices.  Ensure that the company’s products meet the specific engineering security standards as established.

The ideal Warrior will be armed with:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in the area of cybersecurity and enterprise software
  • CISSP, CISA, CRISC or equivalent certification highly recommended
  • Demonstrated skills with security concepts, defense strategies, security tools and protocols
  • Working experience in IT Risk Assessments, Audits and assessing Third party risk
  • Ability to effectively communicate security issues to technical and non-technical teams
  • Capable of working independently or in a team environment

What sets you apart?

  • Work experience as a penetration tester and threat intelligence analyst